Library details: Drake Community Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Grinnell, IA. The collection of the library contains 62,984 volumes. The library circulates 106,885 items per year. The library serves a population of 12,043 residents .
Other Info: The library moved into the new Drake Community Library in October 2009 after 108 years in the Stewart Library building.
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Administration: The director of the library is Marilyn Kennett .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Iowa
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Horizon||2006|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1998|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|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 Horizon.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Oct 16, 2002 and was last modified on Nov 22, 2021.
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