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Huntington Library

Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

Address: 1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California
United States

County: Los Angeles View map of all libraries in Los Angeles County.

Phone: 626-405-2191

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Huntington Library is a Independent Research library.
This library is affiliated with Huntington Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 900,000 volumes. The library circulates 28,000 items per year.

Other Info: The Huntington Library is one the world's great independent research libraries, with more than eleven million items spanning the 11th to 21st centuries. These extraordinary and diverse materials are centered on fourteen intersecting collection strengths: British history; early printed books; Hispanic history and culture; history of science, medicine, and technology; literature in English; maps and atlases; medieval manuscripts; prints, posters, and ephemera; photography; Pacific Rim; California; Western American history; American history; and architecture. Full member of SCELC

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Administration: The director of the library is Sandra Brooke .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Collection size900,000volumes
Annual Circulation28,000transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSierra2015
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2000
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1991
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2020
Electronic Resource ManagementNone 
Digital Asset ManagementCONTENTdm 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-CheckExpress Lane 
Automated Materials HandlingNone 
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.
The 2023 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID57

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Oct 31, 2023.

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