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Bibliothèque de Genève

Ville de Genève

Address: Promenade des Bastions
Geneva 4,

Phone: +41224182800

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Library details: Bibliothèque de Genève is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Ville de Genève (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,100,000 volumes. The library circulates 100,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 25,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Formerly Bibliothèque publique et universitaire. Geneva Deposit of Statutory Copies, Geneva’s written heritage, collections of literature, philology, history, reformed theology, history of sciences, manuscripts, papers of personalities, iconography, cartography, portraits, posters

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Administration: The director of the library is Alexandre Vanautgaerden .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 25,000FTE Students
Collection size2,100,000volumes
Annual Circulation100,000transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemVirtua2002
Previous Automation SystemVTLS1995
Previous Automation SystemSIBIL1985
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2012
Discovery InterfacePrimo2012
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Federated search productMetaLib 
Institutional RepositoryRerodoc 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the RERO Consortium (view map)

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Identifiers ID5614
WorldCat Registry ID48196

Record History: This listing was created on Feb 17, 2002 and was last modified on Nov 23, 2021.

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