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Sistema de Bibliotecas de la Universidad de los Andes

Universidad de los Andes

Address: Carrera 1 Nº 18A -12

Phone: 57-13394949

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Library details: Sistema de Bibliotecas de la Universidad de los Andes is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Universidad de los Andes (view map) . The collection of the library contains 380,000 volumes.

Other Info: This university boast to be the number one of Colombian universities in the world. The library of the University of the Andes was born in the context of the founding of the University in 1948. Began its work in parallel with it, as an adjunct of the university system. In 1966 it moved to the then newly constructed building "Roberto Franco Franco". At this time, some departments were forming their collections, several of them over the years were sent to the General Library "Ramón de Zubiría" and others became the current Administration Satellite Libraries, Architecture and Design, Economics, Law and Medicine, forming all the current Library System. Since 1972 the library began the first process of automation and in late 1987 began the modernization of administrative, technological, technical and service. From 2006 began the evaluation and development of collections. In 2007 the Medicine Satellite Library moved to the Faculty of Medicine Training Center, the General "Ramón de Zubiría" library went to the Mario Laserna building, and Administration Satellite library moved to the Julio Mario Santo Domingo building. They bring access to ciphers:

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Administration: The director of the library is Juan Pablo Siza Ramírez .

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.

Collection size380,000volumes
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2021
Previous Automation SystemSymphony2009
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2021
Discovery InterfacePrimo2021
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 Alma.

Identifiers ID3807
WorldCat Registry ID105403

Record History: This listing was created on Mar 18, 1999 and was last modified on Nov 8, 2023.

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Sistema de Bibliotecas de la Universidad de los Andes
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