Library details: Valley Automated Library Network is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Valley Automated Library Network (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,732,760 volumes. The library circulates 4,721,592 items per year. The library serves a population of 716,550 .
Other Info: VALNet, the Valley Automated Library Network, is a consortium of public, school, and academic libraries in Southeastern Washington and North Central Idaho working together to share resources and information services. VALNet currently serves 60,000 patrons with over 630,000 items. In fiscal year 2000, VALNet libraries exchanged over 500,000 items among themselves.
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Administration: The director of the library is Dawn Wittman .
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Koha -- ByWater Solutions||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2001|
|Previous Automation System||PLUS|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Valley Automated Library Network (view map)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
|(The system currently named PLUS by Geac was previously called Libs100 or Libs100PLUS from a company called CLSI.)|
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Record History: This listing was created on Sep 3, 2010 and was last modified on Jan 20, 2021.
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