Library details: Palm Beach County Library System is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Palm Beach County Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,892,732 volumes. The library circulates 9,115,029 items per year. The library serves a population of 885,934 residents .
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Administration: The director of the library is Doug Crane .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Florida
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2003|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1988|
|Previous Automation System||DataPhase||1981|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Enterprise|
|Web Content Management||BiblioWeb|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|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 Symphony.
The 2023 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 30, 1999 and was last modified on Oct 31, 2023.
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