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Infor Library and Information Solutions

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550 Cochituate Road
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
United States
Toll free: 800-825-2574
Fax: 508-598-4215
Web site: http://vubis-smart.com/
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Executives

  • Steve Barker -- General Manager, Infor UK Libraries Division
  • Eric Conderaerts -- Product Manager Libraries and Information Solutions
  • Ellen Isaacson -- General Manager, North American Library Division
  • Ann Melaerts -- Managing Director
  • Filip Trenson -- Sales Manager for the Netherlands and Belgium

Company Ownership


Library automation systems

Infor Library and Information Solutions offers the following Integrated Library Systems:

  • Vubis Smart (105 libraries, 747 facilities in libraries.org)
    Public libraries: 91
    Academic libraries: 6
    School libraries: 1
    28 libraries have migrated away from this system.

A total of 747 library facilities included in libraries.org use an ILS provided by Infor Library and Information Solutions.

Infor Library and Information Solutions offers an OpenURL Link Resolver:

  • V-Link used in 6 libraries, 6 facilities in libraries.org)

Corporate Chronology

Jan 2009   Infor launches V-smart.
Aug 2, 2006   Infor acquires Extensity.
Jan 1999   Geac acquires assets of Stowe Computing.
Feb 1994   Geac acquires ODIS.
Dec 4, 1992   Geac acquires CLSI.
Nov 30, 1992   Geac acquires assets of McDonnell Douglas Information Systems Canada, Inc..
Aug 1988   Geac acquires Advanced Libraries and Information, Inc..
1985   Thyssen Bornemisza acquires CLSI.
1971   Béla Hatvany founds Computer Library Services, Inc..

Selected Articles from Library Technology Guides

The following are a sample of articles related to the major events in the corporate history of Infor Library and Information Solutions, or you can view all articles related to the company from Library Technology Guides.

Breeding, Marshall, Smart Libraries Newsletter (January 2009). V-smart: A New Web-based Library Automation System from Infor

Infor Library and Information Solutions launched the general release of V-smart in November 2008. V-smart is a new, fully Web-based integrated library system. This product continues the evolution of the Vubis library automation system, advancing the product from the client/server architecture into the realm of Web-based computing, the preferred technology approach in the current technology environment. This release follows the testing and early adoption of the software in two French libraries, Sainte-Geneviève University and La Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris. Infor indicates that at least ten additional libraries are preparing to move to V-smart.



Infor Library and Information Solutions News

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All 167 Press Releases from Infor Library and Information Solutions

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February 4, 2015. RNIB set to enhance library services with Infor. Infor Libraries announced that the Royal National Institute for Blind Peoplehas deployed its V-smart library management system. An initial step in its on-going initiative to ensure library operations are meeting the specific needs of customers, RNIB selected Infor’s V-smart system to support and help provide a scalable solution for the future. <<more>>


August 5, 2014. Automation Consultants (ILA) and Infor announce Arabic version of V-smart. Infor's V-smart will become available throughout Egypt and the Middle East as part of the Automation Business Cloud - ABC through Automation Consultants’ Arabization Software Solution and Technologies. <<more>>


December 9, 2013. Infor partners with Automation Consultants to bring process excellence to the public sector in Egypt and the Middle East. Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers in over 200 countries and territories, announced today during Cairo ICT 2013, it has signed a partnership agreement with ILA Advanced Technology - the holding company of Automation Consultants. Automation Consultants is an Egypt-based provider of cloud-based software and IT products and systems. As part of the partnership, Automation Consultants will sell and implement a comprehensive range of Infor's public sector applications throughout Egypt and the Middle East as part of their Automation Business Cloud (ABC) services. <<more>>


May 15, 2013. Kirkland Municipal Library improves patron services with Infor. Infor announced the Kirkland Municipal Library has selected Infor V-smart, Infor V-insight and the Iguana web portal and discovery platform. Serving the Canadian community of Kirkland on the west island of Montreal, Quebec, the library chose the applications to provide its members with remote catalog access through an integrated, web-based system, as well as to enhance interactions and services through improved ease-of-use. <<more>>


January 24, 2013. Dorval Public Library Increases Efficiency with Infor V-smart. Infor announced the Dorval Public Library has implemented Infor V-smart to help deliver next-generation services to library users and create state-of-the-art search functionality. The integrated solution enables the library to attract new members and improve service to current users by providing access to both digital and traditional collections. <<more>>


July 2, 2012. Theek5 kiest voor Iguana. heek5, een bibliotheekorganisatie in de provincie Noord-Brabant (Nederland), zal binnenkort op een nieuwe webomgeving overstappen. Iguana , geleverd door Infor Library and Information Solutions, is een oplossing waarmee klanten de collecties en diensten van de bibliotheek op een interactieve manier kunnen verkennen. <<more>>


December 27, 2011. Infor Library and Information Solutions Announces Availability of New Mobile Offering. Infor Library and Information Solutions announced the availability of a new mobile offering for libraries. The mobile offering, called NOW, is a flexible and affordable mobile solution that provides public, academic and school libraries with a mobile website and mobile app in one. <<more>>


June 15, 2011. Croydon College implements Iguana. Croydon College successfully completed its implementation of Iguana, Infor's marketing and collaboration platform that integrates a library's catalog and website. With Iguana, Croydon College offers students and faculty a completely fresh web presence and improved access to the library's services and collections. <<more>>


April 27, 2011. Township of Russell Public Library Successfully Implements V-smart. Infor announced that the Township of Russell Public Library in Ontario, Canada has successfully implemented V-smart, Infor's web-based integrated library system. With the implementation of V-smart, the Township of Russell Public Library now provides its users enhanced access to the library's French and English collections of books, audiobooks, movies, and magazines. <<more>>


December 9, 2010. Iguana Live at the Public Library VANnU. Infor announced that the Public Library of VANnU in the Netherlands has successfully implemented Infor's Iguana user collaboration and marketing platform. Public Library of VANnU has implemented Iguana to renew the library's web site and to provide users with interactive ways to explore the library's collections and services. <<more>>