HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – April 1, 2009 – Bibliotheca Inc., open RFID solutions partner of choice for libraries worldwide, today announced a strategic partnership with iTeam Resources Inc., a library industry leader in PC and print management solutions. This partnership will result in the seamless integration of iTeam PC and print management software products with Bibliotheca’s renowned BiblioChip self-service software interface, which already integrates with a wide range of integrated library systems.
As a result of this integration, library patrons can use a single library self-check station interface to check out library materials, reserve time on library PCs and pay for printing charges, library fines and other library charges via credit and debit cards, cash, on-line and stored value cards. The BiblioChip-iTeam products featuring integrated capabilities will be available for delivery June 1, 2009. "We are very pleased to announce our partnership with iTeam," said Lamar Jackson, president and CEO of Bibliotheca Inc. "Working with a great company like iTeam, which has such an enviable client base is exciting enough. But to think about how our two companies can collaborate to provide a range of new, powerful options for enhancing the library patron experience makes our joint efforts every more intriguing."
"We are excited to announce our partnership with Bibliotheca." said Megan Newell, president of iTeam Resources Inc. "Together, we are able to offer customers solutions that will improve staff workflow, bring savings to libraries and increase patron satisfaction," said Newell.
Bibliotheca and iTeam made this joint announcement at the 2009 annual conference of the Texas Library Association, which is being held in Houston, March 31-April 3.
iTeam Resources Inc., with headquarters in Orlando, Fla., and operations throughout the United States, Europe, South America, and Asia., offers the most comprehensive line of products on the market for print cost recovery, computer reservation and time management, wireless printing, e-commerce, self-service cost recovery equipment, library/identification card systems, library combo and smart cards. iTeam Resources Inc. is focused on providing customers visionary solutions with a true focus on customer service. Visit www.iteamaccess.com for more details.
About Bibliotheca Inc.
With global headquarters in Switzerland and operations in the Americas and Asia-Pacific, Bibliotheca Inc. is the RFID solutions partner of choice to more than 350 libraries worldwide. For more than a decade, Bibliotheca’s reputation has been built on delivering a complete line of practical, scalable RFID solutions that optimize library circulation workflow, staff productivity, and customer service. And everything Bibliotheca offers is backed by a global customer service organization committed to the success of our customers. Call 1-800-892-5971 or visit www.bibiotheca-rfid.com for more details.