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American Library in India

United States Embassy -- India

Address: 24, Kasturba Gandhi Marg
New Delhi,

Phone: 91-11-2347-2000

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Library details: American Library in India is a Government Agency library.
This library is affiliated with United States Embassy -- India. The collection of the library contains 24,000 volumes.

Other Info: The American Library in New Delhi, founded in 1946 is part of the Public Affairs Section of the American Embassy. Our objective is to provide timely and accurate information on life and culture in the United States to the Indian citizens. It is housed in a USG building at a separate location, 20 minutes away from the American Embassy. The library has an extensive program of outreach and information delivery. It is open to the general public offering reference services and a circulating collection on American life and culture.

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Collection size24,000volumes

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. The American Library is Wi-Fi enabled and offers free wireless Internet access to its patrons. The Library has 40 connections, which are provided on a first-come-first served basis. You are welcome to bring in your laptop or wireless enabled device and register at the Reference Desk for accessing the high speed internet facility.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemVoyager2009
Previous Automation SystemLibSys - India2005
Previous Automation SystemQ Series1999
Previous Automation SystemDataTrek1995
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI
Discovery InterfacePrimo
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 Voyager.

Identifiers ID58252

Record History: This listing was created on Mar 18, 2010 and was last modified on Nov 5, 2022.

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American Library in India
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