Library details: McGovern Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Dakota Wesleyan University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 79,000 volumes. The library circulates 6,111 items per year. The library serves a population of 750 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Kevin Kenkel .
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: Diverse Fields (level 22).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Wireless connectivity is open to DWU students, faculty, staff, and guests.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2014|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2003|
|Previous Automation System||PALS||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2015|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service||2015|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library||2010|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Link Manager||2014|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2007|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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.|
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|WorldCat Registry ID||2709|
Record History: This listing was created on Dec 14, 1999 and was last modified on Sep 23, 2020.
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