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BEACON Library Consortium

Address: 1112 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa
United States

Region: North Central Iowa

Library details: BEACON is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with BEACON Library Consortium (view map) .

Other Info: The North Central Libraries Collaborating (NILC) automation project is called BEACON. There are currently 21 school libraries in 5 districts running the new system. The first group of public libraries to join the project will be added at the end of March or first part of April. This group includes: Bancroft, Belmond (Talbot), Britt, Burt, Callender (Heritage), Dayton, Eagle Grove, Ellsworth, Fort Dodge, Garner, Humboldt, Jewell (Montgomery Memorial), Kanawha, Lake Mills, Lakota, Livermore, Rockwell, Steamboat Rock, Titonka, Webster City (Kendall Young), Wesley, West Bend and Whittemore.

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Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemLibrary.Solution2009
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the BEACON (view map)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID58078

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 31, 2009 and was last modified on Nov 22, 2018.

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