Library details: Franklin and Marshall College Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Franklin and Marshall College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 750,679 volumes. The library circulates 48,126 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,339 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Scott Vine .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2016|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2002|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1988|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Local Link Resolver||2016|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link||2005|
|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 WorldShare Management Services.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Mar 17, 1999 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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