POMONA, Calif., October 11, 1999. Lynn D. Shrewsbury has been named Library Systems Consultant, Mid West region at Auto-Graphics Inc. (OTCBB:AUGR), the leading provider of Web-based information publishing and Internet database resource sharing systems.
Ms. Shrewsbury will be responsible for consultation and sales to libraries and library consortia for the Midwestern states, reporting to North American Sales Manager Albert Flores, according to Auto-Graphics Chief Operating Officer Bill Kliss. "Our expanding suite of products and services that facilitate electronic resource sharing among cooperative libraries calls for specialized knowledge and experience in the library automation field," Kliss said in announcing Shrewsbury's appointment. "Lynn's expertise in this area will contribute greatly to our sales and marketing efforts," Kliss added.
Prior to joining Auto-Graphics, Lynn was Manager of Marketing and Sales for Southeastern Library Network, INC. (SOLINET), in Atlanta, Georgia. As a member of the American Library Association, Lynn is sought after as a speaker and panel member within the library industry. Her expertise has contributed to ALA publications on library automation and library online systems. Lynn earned her M.L.S.L. at the University of Kentucky.
"The consortia member libraries accessing our Impact/ONLINE system is in excess of 7,000 libraries throughout the United States and Canada and demand for database access is growing daily. This is an exciting and challenging time for our organization in providing the services and products that will aid our members in expanding their resource sharing activities," Kliss said.
Founded in 1950, Auto-Graphics Inc. provides cutting edge Web-based information publishing technology as well as database resource sharing systems to the publishing and library communities. The company's web site is located at www.auto-graphics.com.