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Grace Van Dyke Bird Library

Bakersfield College

Address: 1801 Panorama Drive
Bakersfield, California
United States

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

Phone: 661-395-4461

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Library details: Grace Van Dyke Bird Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Kern Community College District (view map) . The collection of the library contains 80,000 volumes. The library circulates 18,333 items per year. The library serves a population of 9,185 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Faith Bradham .

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 Community College level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant (level 14).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 9,185FTE Students
Collection size80,000volumes
Annual Circulation18,333transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2018
Previous Automation SystemHorizon1998
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo2020
Previous Discovery IndexEBSCO Discovery Service2014
Discovery InterfacePrimo2020
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the California Community College Library Consortium (view map)
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.

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 Alma.
The 2022 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID5104

Record History: This listing was created on Oct 13, 2000 and was last modified on Oct 14, 2022.

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