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Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington

Historic Mount Vernon

Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia
United States

County: Fairfax View map of all libraries in Fairfax County.

Phone: 703-780-3600

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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.

Collection size21,107volumes
Annual Circulation1,184transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemKoha -- LibLime2010
Previous Automation SystemNone
Digital Asset ManagementCONTENTdm 
Archives ManagementArchivesSpace 
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.
Identifiers ID48094
WorldCat Registry ID66735

Record History: This listing was created on Sep 9, 2009 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2018.

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Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington
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