Library details: Library Connection is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Library Connection (view map) . The collection of the library contains 22,622,760 volumes. The library circulates 55,706,820 items per year. The library serves a population of 5,546,491 .
Other Info: Library Connection is a non-profit cooperative of 30 public and academic libraries which share an integrated library system (CONNECT) and other technological innovations that improve the delivery of services. Library Connection and CONNECT are the successors to CircCess, which was started in 1979 by approximately 10 libraries in the greater Hartford region. (Formerly Capitol Region Library Council.)
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Administration: The director of the library is Laura Horn .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Carl||1993|
|Previous Automation System||GLIS||1981|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Library Connection (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Sierra.
|WorldCat Registry ID||44411|
Record History: This listing was created on Mar 17, 1999 and was last modified on Jan 20, 2021.
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