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DRA Signs $3.6 million contract with ILCSO

Press Release: Data Research Associates, Inc. [July 19, 1995]

St. Louis, Missouri, USA -- July 19, 1995: Data Research Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRAI) today announced that it had signed a contract with the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, the contractual and fiscal agent for the Illinois Library Computer Systems Organization (ILCSO), valued at $3.6 million. ILCSO, comprising 44 academic institutions across the state of Illinois and the Illinois State Library, will use the company's library automation system to automate the institutions' libraries, as well as the ILLINET Online union catalog, a central database of the holdings of more than 500 Illinois libraries.

The company noted that due to the size and complexity of this project, shipments resulting from this contract are expected to continue over the course of several fiscal quarters.

Data Research Associates, headquarted in St. Louis, is a leading systems integrator, providing its own proprietary information services software, as well as third-party software and hardware, Internet and World Wide Web services, and other related services to libraries and other information providers.

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Publication Year:1995
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:July 19, 1995
Publisher:Data Research Associates, Inc.
Place of Publication:St. Louis, MO
Company: Data Research Associates, Inc.
Products: DRA
Libraries: Illinois Library Computer Systems Organization
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Record Number:6855
Last Update:2022-08-18 09:22:40
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00