Connecticut State Colleges & Universities Library Consortium

Consortial Abbreviation: 
CSCU Library Consortium
Brief Description: 

The Connecticut State Colleges & Universities are governed by the Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education and consist of four state universities, twelve community colleges, and Charter Oak State College. The CSCU Library Consortium consists of these 17 institutions along with the Connecticut State Library. The consortium is led by the CSCU system’s Program Manager for Library Consortium Operations, and its activities are governed by a council of the consortium's library directors. The libraries maintain separate instances of the Alma library service platform and the Primo discovery platform. These systems are integrated through the Network Zone and a Fulfillment Network.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Union lists/shared online catalogs
Mailing Address: 
Program Manager for Library Consortium Operations Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System Office 61 Woodland Street, Hartford, CT 06105
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
860-723-0168
Staff Contacts: 
Patrick L. Carr Program Manager for Library Consortium Operations Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System Office 61 Woodland Street, Hartford, CT 06105
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
18
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Other Types of Members: 
State Library
Number of Staff: 
1.00