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British Library for Development Studies

Institute of Development Studies

Address: Falmer
United Kingdom

County: East Sussex

Phone: (+44) (0) 12739-15659

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Library details: British Library for Development Studies is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Institute of Development Studies (view map) . The collection of the library contains 800,000 volumes. The library circulates 8,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 700 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: The British Library for Development Studies (BLDS) is Europe's most comprehensive research collection on development issues. It holds over 80,000 monographs, including individual research reports, working papers and books, and over 10,000 magazine, newspaper, annual report and newsletter titles. Over 50% of the collection is published in the Global South, including many unique holdings.

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Administration: The director of the library is Helen Rehin .

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 700FTE Students
Collection size800,000volumes
Annual Circulation8,000transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemKoha -- PTFS Europe2011
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed2007
Previous Automation SystemC21998
Previous Automation SystemMinisis1987
OpenURL Link resolverNone
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID41518
WorldCat Registry ID111679

Record History: This listing was created on Nov 19, 2008 and was last modified on Aug 23, 2022.

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