Library details: David Bishop Skillman Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Lafayette College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 560,511 volumes. The library circulates 82,499 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,594 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Anne Houston .
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).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||FOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services*||2021|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1988|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WebBridge||2003|
|Electronic Resource Management||Electronic Resource Management|
|Digital Asset Management||Drupal/Islandora|
|Web Content Management||Wordpress|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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|WorldCat Registry ID||2518|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Sep 24, 2021.
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