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University of Virginia Library

University of Virginia

Address: 160 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, Virginia
United States

County: Albemarle View map of all libraries in Albemarle County.

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Library details: University of Virginia Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Virginia (view map) . The collection of the library contains 5,300,354 volumes. The library circulates 244,978 items per year. The library serves a population of 23,883 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Association of Research Libraries Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) Member of Samvera Community Member of the Blacklight Community Member of Fedora Community Member of APTrust Community Member of the DPN Community Member of the Lyrasis Community

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Administration: The director of the library is John Unsworth .

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. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Doctoral/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 23,883FTE Students
Collection size5,300,354volumes
Annual Circulation244,978transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
2012 $33,796,263$2,746,295$1,909,142$433,772$8,189,320$5,667,283

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. See Information Desk for Wireless access

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony1996
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1987
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2014
Discovery InterfaceBlacklight2010
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link
Electronic Resource ManagementEBSCO Discovery Service 
Institutional RepositoryFedora 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey:

Identifiers ID829
OCLC SymbolVA@
WorldCat Registry ID5019

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 13, 2018.

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