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Dartmouth Library Depository

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Dartmouth Library Depository
Affiliated Library
Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College
Contact Name: David W. Sturges
E-mail address:
Phone Number: 603) 646-8634
Address: 56 Etna Road, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766 United States
Postal code: 03766
Web site URL:
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Year opened: 2014
Total Personnel: 2
Annual Budget:
Total Capacity (volumes): 660,000
Total Capacity (linear feet):
Building Size (square feet):
Current volume count: 608,150

Technology Systems
Inventory Management SystemLocally Developed
Date Implemented2013

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): 17
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: 70 (Degrees Fahrenheit)
Target operating humidity: 50 (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): 45