Library details: University of Houston Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Houston (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,173,175 volumes. The library circulates 134,164 items per year. The library serves a population of 33,167 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: The UH Library Catalog is a shared resource of the University of Houston, University of Houston--Clear Lake, University of Houston--Downtown, and the University of Houston Law Center.
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Administration: The director of the library is Marilyn Myers .
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: Very High Research Activity (level 15).
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1995|
|Previous Automation System||GLIS||1982|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2014|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2010|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link||2010|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck System V-Series|
|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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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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