Library details: Swarthmore College Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Swarthmore College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 914,050 volumes. The library circulates 76,260 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,540 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Participates in the Tripod catalog, which includes the collections of Bryn Mawr, Haverford and Swarthmore College Libraries. The library also uses DSpace, Embark (for image management), and ContentDM
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Administration: The director of the library is Peggy Seiden .
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-Liberal Arts (level 31).
|Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics|
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1990|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2011|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|Electronic Resource Management||Verde|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Tri-College Library Consortium (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
|WorldCat Registry ID||2622|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Mar 25, 2019.
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