Library details: Library of the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Freie Universität Berlin (view map) . The collection of the library contains 780,000 volumes. The library circulates 30,000 items per year.
Other Info: Europe's largest special library for North American Studies is open to the general public. Borrowing privileges are restricted to residents of Berlin and Brandenburg. The institute's grant program enables visiting scholars to apply for financial support for research stays in the library.
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Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Available only for students, staff and guests of Free University.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||1999|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2010|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Berlin University Network (view map)|
|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 Sep 30, 2010 and was last modified on Feb 6, 2019.
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