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Victoria University Library

Victoria University

Address: Mail: PO Box 14428
Melbourne, Victoria

Phone: +61399194266

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Library details: Victoria University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Victoria University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,300,000 volumes. The library circulates 167,805 items per year. The library serves a population of 30,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Victoria University was formed in 1990 by the amalgamation of the Footscray Institute of Technology (which used Urica) and the Western Institute (which used Dynix).

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Administration: The director of the library is Adrian Gallagher (Associate Librarian, Information Resources, Systems and Infrastructure) .

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.

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 30,000FTE Students
Collection size1,300,000volumes
Annual Circulation167,805transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSierra2015
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2003
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1992
Previous Automation SystemUrica1985
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2014
Previous Discovery IndexSummon2011
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link2011
Previous Link resolverWebBridge
Electronic Resource ManagementElectronic Resource Management 
Institutional RepositoryEPrints 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-Check3M 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.

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 Sierra.

Identifiers ID541

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.

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