Library details: Phillips Memorial Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Providence College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 290,319 volumes. The library circulates 41,563 items per year. The library serves a population of 4,478 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is D. Russell Bailey .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Provided to all Providence College students, faculty and staff. Provided upon request for guests.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2016|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1996|
|Previous Automation System||CLSI||1983|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2016|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2013|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service||2016|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Local Link Resolver||2016|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link||2001|
|Electronic Resource Management||Worldshare License Manager|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||Islandora|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the HELIN Library Consortium (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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 WorldShare Management Services.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
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|WorldCat Registry ID||PRC|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 21, 2019.
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