Library details: Carnegie Mellon University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Carnegie Mellon University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,063,592 volumes. The library circulates 41,182 items per year. The library serves a population of 13,278 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Keith Webster .
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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||1994|
|Previous Automation System||LS/2000||1985|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2017|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2012|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2012|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX|
|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.|
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|WorldCat Registry ID||2470|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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