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
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Public wireless access to library web site and online catalog.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2003|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1993|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1986|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2014|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2018|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link||2013|
|Electronic Resource Management||Sierra ERM|
|Digital Asset Management||Omeka|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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.
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.
|WorldCat Registry ID||5239|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 11, 2022.
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