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DeGolyer Library

Southern Methodist University

Address: 6404 Robert S. Hyer Lane
Mail: PO Box 750396
Dallas, Texas
United States

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

Phone: 214-768-2253

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Library details: DeGolyer Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Southern Methodist University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 167,728 volumes. The library circulates 5,467 items per year.

Other Info: The DeGolyer Library holds 168,000 volumes of rare and scholarly works devoted to the exploration and discovery of the Americas, Western Americana, the Spanish borderlands, and Texana. The library also possesses materials related to transportation history, especially railroads worldwide.

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Administration: The director of the library is Russell L. Martin III .

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.

Collection size167,728volumes
Annual Circulation5,467transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Guest wireless, EduRoam

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2015
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1999
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1988
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2015
Previous Discovery IndexSummon
Discovery InterfacePrimo2015
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
Identifiers ID5336
WorldCat Registry ID88349

Record History: This listing was created on Nov 27, 2000 and was last modified on Mar 25, 2023.

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