October 09 , 2006. The Library Foundation Dommeldal, which serves a population of 76,000, has gone live with Vubis Smart version 2.4. The Foundation includes four libraries in the eastern part of the Dutch province of Noord-Brabant, namely Geldrop, Mierlo, Nuenen c.a. and Son&Breugel. The four libraries officially merged on January 1st, 2006 and include 45 staff members. While each library already used Vubis Smart, they have now been integrated in one system.
The newly created library has 23,000 borrowers, 150,000 items and a circulation of 803,000. Annette van Helvoort, the library's System Administrator who works in the Geldrop branch, has been actively invloved with the integration of the four library systems. "An enormous task, but with great management by Infor," said Van Helvoort.
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