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New Ownership for Follett School Solutions

Smart Libraries Newsletter [October 2021]


Abstract: Francisco Partners, a private equity investment firm focused on technology-based businesses, has acquired Follett School Solutions, whose products include the Destiny Library Manager used by most K12 school libraries in the United States and the Aspen Student Information System. The company is also a major distributor of print and digital content for educational institutions available through its Titlewave ecommerce platform. Follett School Solutions was previously part of Follett Corporation, a family-owned business tracing its roots to 1873 and owned by the descendants of its founder, Charles W. Follett.

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Publication Year:2021
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Smart Libraries Newsletter
Publication Info:Volume 41 Number 10
Issue:October 2021
Publisher:ALA TechSource
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Show FT:N
Company: Follett
Subject: Mergers and Acquisitions
Record Number:26766
Last Update:2021-10-11 14:30:43
Date Created:2021-10-11 14:29:32