PARIS, France, January 15, 2008. Infor announced today that the Academic Library of Sainte-Geneviève University in Paris, France, has chosen Vubis Smart as the Library’s next generation integrated library management system. The Library will be implementing Vubis Smart along with Infor’s suite of library automation solutions - V-link, (OpenURL) and V-sources (e-resources management). The selection of Vubis Smart by Sainte-Geneviève follows the selection of the system by the City of Strasbourg in the biggest tender in France of 2007 and underscores the system’s growing success in France.
"Bibliothèque Universitaire Sainte-Geneviève chose Vubis Smart following a tender in which most vendors participated," says Ann Melaerts, Managing Director Infor Library and Information Solutions. "Vubis Smart is often considered an excellent application for public libraries in particular, yet the system has been enjoying growing appeal with academic libraries as well. We are of course delighted that Sainte-Geneviève has chosen Vubis Smart and we look forward to working with the Library in implementing the system in the weeks ahead."
Located in Paris, France, Bibliothèque Universitaire Sainte-Geneviève serves over 30,000 students and faculty. The Library’s collections cover a wide array of disciplines, including philosophy, psychology, religion, economics, art, literature, geography and history. Users enjoy access to over two million books, 15,000 periodicals, 85,000 microfilms and a range of electronic resources.
About Vubis Smart
Vubis Smart is an Integrated Library System that enables libraries to organize and present data from any source and in any format. The system incorporates convenient workflows and easy-to-use administrative tools. Staff can define multiple formats, databases, indexes, search methods and more. Distinctive rules and parameters may be defined to meet the requirements of individual branches and locations. Through the Web OPAC, users can simultaneously search multiple databases and link to subscription resources. Users can also customize the Web OPAC interface for appearance, language and search results. Unique Web OPAC features include "Fuzzy Logic", "Associative Searching", Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI) and customized news feeds (RSS).
About Infor Library and Information Solutions
Infor Library and Information Solutions offers libraries and information centers a suite of automation products, including an information portal and federated search application (V-spaces), an Open URL solution (V-link), and Integrated Library System (Vubis Smart), and an Electronic Resources Management System (V-sources). Our organization has been at the forefront of library technology for three decades and has a rich history of providing innovative solutions to information centers and libraries worldwide. For more information about our products, visit www.vubis-smart.com.