Library details: University of Rhode Island Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Rhode Island (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,406,304 volumes. The library circulates 66,269 items per year. The library serves a population of 14,564 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Member of Boston Library Consortium
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Administration: The director of the library is Karim B. Boughida .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity (level 16).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1996|
|Previous Automation System||CLSI||1983|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2014|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link|
|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 Alma.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
|WorldCat Registry ID||61731|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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