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University of Alberta Libraries

University of Alberta

Address: Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2J8

Phone: 780-492-4174

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Library details: University of Alberta Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Alberta (view map) . The collection of the library contains 11,900,262 volumes. The library circulates 822,304 items per year. The library serves a population of 37,486 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Dale Askey .

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

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 37,486FTE Students
Collection size11,900,262volumes
Annual Circulation822,304transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony2003
Previous Automation SystemDRA1992
Previous Automation SystemDOBIS1981
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2008
Discovery InterfaceBlacklight2015
Reading List ManagerTalis Aspire2020
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2004
Electronic Resource ManagementCORAL 
Institutional RepositoryFedora 
Digital Asset ManagementHydra 
Archives ManagementAtom 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-CheckSentry QuickCheck 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the NEOS Library Consortium (view map)

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Identifiers ID7
WorldCat Registry ID65567

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Oct 30, 2023.

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