8 Ellis Street; PO Box 236
Library details: Veria Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Veria Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 90,000 volumes. The library circulates 155,050 items per year. The library serves a population of 20,000 residents .
Other Info: Located in the county of Imathia, the Veria Library realized the power of technology early on. In 1992, the library’s catalogue was already fully automated. In 1996, the Veria Library became the first in Greece to offer free access to computers and the Internet. One year later, it was the first to have its own website. It also developed the first social network to connect librarians across the country. In addition to offering advanced information and technology services, the library has become a vibrant community center that promotes learning and creativity.
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Administration: The director of the library is Ioannis Trohopoulos .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||V-Smart (Infor)||2010|
|Previous Automation System||ADVANCE - Geac||1998|
|Previous Automation System||CDS ISIS||1992|
|Digital Asset Management||DSpace|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck RFID Kiosk 8425 V3|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of V-Smart (Infor).
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 16, 1998 and was last modified on Mar 4, 2020.
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