Library details: Forsyth Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Fort Hays State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 672,222 volumes. The library circulates 6,350 items per year. The library serves a population of 8,513 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is John Ross .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs (level 18).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1998|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1987|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2011|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|Previous Link resolver||LinkFinderPlus|
|Federated search product||WebFeat PRISM|
|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 9, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 8, 2020.
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