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
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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 Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
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)|
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 Symphony.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
|WorldCat Registry ID||5468|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 9, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 22, 2021.
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