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Grand Valley State University Libraries

Grand Valley State University

Address: 1 Campus Drive
Allendale, Michigan
United States

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

Phone: 616-331-3500

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Grand Valley State University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Grand Valley State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 537,909 volumes. The library circulates 95,833 items per year. The library serves a population of 21,726 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: The Library has three locations: The Mary Idema Pew Library in Allendale, MI, the Steelcase Library in Grand Rapids, MI, and the Frey Foundation Learning Center in Grand Rapids, MI.

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Administration: The director of the library is Annie Bélanger .

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).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 21,726FTE Students
Collection size537,909volumes
Annual Circulation95,833transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services*2021
Previous Automation SystemSierra2011
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2008
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1998
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1988
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2021
Previous Discovery IndexSummon2009
Discovery InterfaceEBSCO Discovery Service2021
Previous Discovery InterfaceSummon2009
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link
Electronic Resource Management360 Resource Manager 
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons 
Digital Asset ManagementOmeka 
Archives ManagementArchivesSpace 
Item ID TypeRFID 
RFID ProviderBibliotheca 
Self-Check3M SelfCheck System Model 8420 
Automated Materials HandlingDematic - Staging Director 
(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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Identifiers ID941

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 9, 1997 and was last modified on Sep 24, 2021.

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