Library details: District of Columbia Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with District of Columbia Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,334,479 volumes. The library circulates 4,864,772 items per year. The library serves a population of 700,000 residents .
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Administration: The director of the library is Richard Reyes-Gavilan .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||1999|
|Previous Automation System||PLUS||1988|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
|(The system currently named PLUS by Geac was previously called Libs100 or Libs100PLUS from a company called CLSI.)|
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 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Nov 21, 1999 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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