Corner Osborn Drive and Morrill Road; 302 Parks Library
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Library details: Iowa State University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Iowa State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,937,529 volumes. The library circulates 167,928 items per year. The library serves a population of 27,482 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Hilary Seo .
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
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11g, authentication required, guest registration available. http://www.it.iastate.edu/wireless/gettingstarted.html
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2009|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||1998|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Electronic Resource Management||Verde|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck System V-Series|
|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.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Alma.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 10, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 24, 2020.
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