Library details: LSU Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Louisiana State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,801,609 volumes. The library circulates 185,951 items per year. The library serves a population of 27,950 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
(Use this link to refer back to this listing.)
Administration: The director of the library is Elaine Smyth (Interim) .
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
|Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics|
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2001|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1985|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||LinkSource||2005|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the LOUIS: The Louisiana Library Network (view map)|
|WorldCat Registry ID||5468|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 10, 1997 and was last modified on May 21, 2018.
Updates: Corrections or Updates? Registered members of Library Technology Guides can submit updates to library listings in libraries.org. Registration is free and easy. Already registered? login. Or, you can report corrections just by sending a message to Marshall Breeding.