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Other Info: The primary mission of the ALA Library is to help the staff of the American Library Association serve ALA members, and thereafter, the needs of the members of ALA, other libraries, and members of the public seeking information on librarianship. The ALA Library is a small special library with a collection that focuses exclusively on the history of and issues within libraries and librarianship. The Library's staff will respond to reference and information requests in accordance with this mission and collection scope.
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|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2015|
|Previous Automation System||SydneyPLUS||2006|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
|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 WorldShare Management Services.
Record History: This listing was created on Mar 17, 1999 and was last modified on Jan 30, 2020.
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