Library details: George T. and Gladys H. Abell Library Center is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Austin College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 232,223 volumes. The library circulates 9,226 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,213 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Barbara Cornelius .
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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||1995|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1988|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2018|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service||2013|
|Previous Discovery Interface||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2012|
|Previous Link resolver||JT Cox Journal Finder||2005|
|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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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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