Phone: 905-525-9140 Extension: 22077
Library details: McMaster University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with McMaster University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,019,006 volumes. The library circulates 488,849 items per year.
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Administration: The director of the library is Vivian Lewis .
Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.
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||Sierra||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2010|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||1997|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1989|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2017|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2011|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2004|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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 Sierra.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 9, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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