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Biblioteca Central Irmão José Otão
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul

Address: Av. Ipiranga, 6681; Prédio 16 - Partenon
Porto Alegre,

County: Brazil

Region: Rio Grande do Sul

Phone: 555133203544

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Library details: Biblioteca Central Irmão José Otão is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,144,431 volumes. The library circulates 1,546,082 items per year. The library serves a population of 42,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Using Aleph 500 version 20.01 We are using Primo (local collection, Primo Central Index and remote metasearch since Oct.6th, 2014. Library was reconstructed in 2008, with 21.000 square meters and 14 floors building. 42.000 patrons (2011). First Brazilian university library using federated searching and linking resolver systems (Metalib 3.2 and SFX 3). First South American library using SelfCheck-in machines from 3M. 3M RFID and security Products that Library is currently using: * 300.000 RFID Tags (Model D8) * 1 PadStaff Workstation (Model 895) * 10 Staff Workstations (Model 946) * 4 SelfCheck out V-Series (V4 model) * 2 SelfCheck™ System S-Series (selfcheck-in) with 5 bin SmartSorter each * 2 Digital Library Assistants - DLA (803 Model) * 2 3801 Detection System (1 corridor) * 2 3802 Detection System (2 corridors) * 2 Conversion Stations (Model 812)

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Administration: The director of the library is César Augusto Mazzillo .

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 42,000FTE Students
Collection size1,144,431volumes
Annual Circulation1,546,082transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemALEPH 5001998
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 3001993
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2011
Discovery InterfacePrimo2011
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2004
Federated search productMetaLib 
Electronic Resource ManagementOther 
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementLocally Developed 
Web Content ManagementLocally Developed 
Item ID TypeRFID 
RFID Provider3M 
Self-Check3M SelfCheck System V-Series 
Automated Materials Handling3M Sortation 
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID914

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 10, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 5, 2022.

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