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University of Alabama Libraries Annex

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University of Alabama Libraries Annex
Affiliated Library
University of Alabama
University of Alabama
Contact Name:
E-mail address:
Phone Number: 205-348-7658
Address: 1498 14th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401 United States
Postal code: 35401
Web site URL:
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Year opened: 2003
Total Personnel:
Annual Budget:
Total Capacity (volumes):
Total Capacity (linear feet):
Building Size (square feet): 25200
Current volume count: 680,000

Technology Systems
Inventory Management SystemCaiaSoft
Date Implemented2019

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):
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: (Degrees Fahrenheit)
Target operating humidity: (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):