3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia
Library details: Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington is a Independent Research library.
This library is affiliated with Historic Mount Vernon (view map) . The collection of the library contains 21,107 volumes. The library circulates 1,184 items per year.
Other Info: The library collection includes printed materials such as books, newspapers, pamphlets, and serials. The special collections include manuscripts, maps, photographs, and the Association's archives. The manuscripts collection provides a continuous history of the Mount Vernon estate and its owners from the original land patent in 1674 up to the present day. The archives document the founding of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, the earliest national preservation organization and the oldest women's patriotic society in America.
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Administration: The director of the library is Dr. Douglas Bradburn .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Koha -- LibLime||2010|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Founding Fathers Library Consortium (view map)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
|WorldCat Registry ID||66735|
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 9, 2009 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2018.