Library details: Shafer Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Findlay (view map) . The collection of the library contains 134,478 volumes. The library circulates 5,452 items per year. The library serves a population of 3,795 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Andrew R Whitis .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Guest access after self-registration with email address
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1998|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||1994|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2013|
|Discovery Interface||EBSCO Discovery Service||2013|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2016|
|Previous Link resolver||EBSCO A to Z||2013|
|Electronic Resource Management||EBSCO ERM Essentials|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||SharePoint|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Ohio Private Academic Libraries (view map)|
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 Sierra.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
Student Success Survey:
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 24, 2020.
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