Library details: Mary F. Shipper Library and Media Center is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with West Virginia University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 38,207 volumes. The library circulates 1,989 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,555 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Seth Caudill .
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. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant (level 14).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Secure network; only available to students and employees
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1999|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||2000|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 13, 2001 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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