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Athabasca University Library

Athabasca University

Address: 1 University Drive
Athabasca, Alberta
T9S 3A3

Phone: 780-675-6254

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Library details: Athabasca University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Athabasca University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 500,000 volumes.

Other Info: AU Library has a collection of about 150,000 books and audio-visual items, and a periodical collection of about 850 titles onsite and another 400,000+ online.

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Administration: The director of the library is Elaine Fabbro .

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.

Collection size500,000volumes

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSierra2013
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2001
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1984
Previous Automation SystemBuCAT1988
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2009
Discovery InterfaceEBSCO Discovery Service2009
OpenURL Link resolverWebBridge2005
Electronic Resource ManagementSierra 
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementArca 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Automated Materials HandlingNone 
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 ID542
OCLC SymbolJE1

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 6, 2023.

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