News for Pennsyslvania Libraries

Maryam Phillips

Maryam Phillips, Executive Director of HSLC

Work is underway to build the new Access PA database!

To date, six libraries/systems have volunteered to contribute their holdings and populate the new union catalog: Penn State University, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Chester County Library System, Dauphin County Library System, Delaware County Library System, and Lackawanna County Library System.  The Access PA program will greatly benefit from the initial contributions of these libraries!   The 3 million bibliographic records from these libraries will serve as the master records as additional library collections are loaded.

2,500 library collections make up the Access PA database!  Due to this large number of collections the…   Read More