Region: Houston Area
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Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Texas
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1997|
|Previous Automation System||Carl||1993|
|Previous Automation System||DataPhase||1982|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Houston Area Library Automated Network (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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 Symphony.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Oct 5, 2005 and was last modified on Oct 28, 2021.
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