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Kent State University Libraries

Kent State University

Address: 1125 Risman Drive
Mail: PO Box 5190
Kent, Ohio
United States

County: Portage View map of all libraries in Portage County.

Region: Midwest

Phone: 330-672-3456

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Kent State University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Kent State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,560,782 volumes. The library circulates 328,736 items per year. The library serves a population of 23,669 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Kenneth J. Burhanna .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity (level 16).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 23,669FTE Students
Collection size2,560,782volumes
Annual Circulation328,736transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2023
Previous Automation SystemSierra2017
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2003
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1993
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1986
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2023
Previous Discovery IndexEBSCO Discovery Service2014
Discovery InterfacePrimo2023
Previous Discovery InterfaceEBSCO Discovery Service2014
Authentication ServiceEZproxy2016
Digital Collection ManagementOmeka2016
Institutional RepositoryIslandora2020
Digital PreservationLocally Developed2011
Reading List ManagerAres2015
Web Content ManagementDrupal
Item ID TypeBarcode 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the OhioLINK (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.
Identifiers ID358
WorldCat Registry ID5239
Ringgold ID4229

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Mar 14, 2024.

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