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University of Arkansas Library Annex (LINX)

University of Arkansas Library Annex (LINX)
University of Arkansas Library Annex (LINX)

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University of Arkansas Library Annex (LINX)
Affiliated Library
University of Arkansas -- Fayetteville
University of Arkansas -- Fayetteville
DescriptionThe new library annex is a high-density, off-site facility designed to house low-use items owned by the University of Arkansas Libraries. The facility also has a preservation and conservation area where materials are cleaned, repaired, and restored; a digitization and work space area for staff; an area for maps and microforms; and a large, climate-controlled storage space where books and other materials will be housed. The 27,000-foot storage facility will hold approximately 1.8 million volumes when filled to capacity.
Contact Name: Lora Lennertz
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Address: 769 Government Avenue, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701 United States
Postal code: 72701
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Year opened: 2018
Total Personnel: 35
Annual Budget:
Total Capacity (volumes): 1,800,000
Total Capacity (linear feet):
Building Size (square feet): 27000
Current volume count: 1,308,045

Technology Systems
Inventory Management SystemCaiaSoft
Date Implemented2018

Operational Details
Harvard Model? Does the facility generally follow the "Harvard Model"?
Materials placed in trays? Are most materials placed in trays?
Materials placed on shelves? Are most materials placed directly onto shelving?
Shelving Height (max): 40
Movable Shelving? Does the facility use movable shelving?
Robotics? Is robotic equipment used for placement and retrieval?
Operated lifts? Are manually driven lifts or used for placement and retrieval?
Shelved by Call Numbers? Materials shelved according to library-assigned call numbers?
Shelved by size? Materials shelved according to size categories?
Archival HVAC? Facility monitors and manages temperature and humidity?
Target operating temperature: 72 (Degrees Fahrenheit)
Target operating humidity: 55 (Percent)
In Library? Is the repository located inside a library?
Remote? Is the repository located remotely from the library it serves?
Max travel distance (miles): 1