Library Technology Guides

Current News Service and Archive

September 28, 2015

Book Systems Book Systems strategically partners with Unique Management Services. Book Systems, Inc. announced their strategic partnership with Unique Management Services, integrating their Atriuum ILS Debt Management module with Unique Management’s Gentle Nudge approach. [Full Announcement].

November 5, 2014

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. releases Atriuum 9.6. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum v9.6.  This release is packed with many new features including customizable keyboard shortcuts, ability to create worker messages, My Reports menu, a debt management module, and more.   [Full Announcement].

April 17, 2014

Book Systems Book Systems Celebrates 25 Years of Service. Book Systems, Inc., an innovative leader in providing library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that 2014 marks their 25th year in business. [Full Announcement].

June 19, 2013

Book Systems Book Systems Integrates OverDrive APIs into Atriuum. Book Systems announcs the integration of OverDrive APIs into Atriuum version 9.0. This integrated search portal for OverDrive allows patrons to easily search and find all of the digital content your library or consortium has purchased from OverDrive. [Full Announcement].

June 15, 2013

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. Releases Atriuum 9.0. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum v 9.0. This release contains enhanced features including improved eBook integration with OverDrive,social media connectivity with Facebook, and full support for the new RDA (Resource Description and Access)standard. [Full Announcement].

April 15, 2013

Book Systems Books Systems, Inc. announces new website. Books Systems announced the release of our all new Website. It has been vastly improved to better serve our customers, reflect who we are as a company, and increase awareness regarding the products and services we offer. [Full Announcement].

June 7, 2012

Book Systems Book Systems puts the library in patrons' pockets. Book Systems Inc. released its new Atriuum "on the go" app currently available on the Android Play Store. The mobile app for Atriuum gives you instant access to the library catalog from your favorite mobile device. Search for books, eBooks, DVDs, CDs and more. Use your mobile device to reserve a popular title, renew items, read reviews and even see a list of "What's Hot" at your local library. You can access My Items at any time to manage your account and book bags. Want to know if a new release is available at your library? While you are at your favorite book store, use the Scan ISBN feature to capture the ISBN located on the physical item. [Full Announcement].

June 5, 2012

Book Systems Dublin City Schools in Georgia implement Booktracks. Five schools in Dublin City Schools moved from pen and paper to tracking their textbooks In Booktracks. [Full Announcement].

June 4, 2012

Book Systems Huntsville City Schools Establishes Accountability and Saves Money with Booktracks. In 2011, the 48 sites in Huntsville City Schools migrated their libraries to Atriuum and implemented Booktracks, a textbook and asset management software. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Charlotte County School District in Virginia implements Booktracks for Assets. Charlotte County School District in Virginia implements Booktracks for Assets [Full Announcement].

May 28, 2012

Book Systems Grand Forks 18 Schools In North Dakota implement Booktracks. Grand Forks 18 Schools In North Dakota implement Booktracks [Full Announcement].

May 4, 2012

Book Systems Jackson-Madison, 28 schools in Jackson, Tennessee Implements Booktracks. Jackson- Madison’s mission is to prepare tomorrow's leaders by providing a safe, caring learning environment, working in cooperation with families and the community and providing appropriate curriculum and effective instruction. The purchase of Booktracks will help students and teachers to have better access to the teaching materials and equipment. The textbooks will be tracked and accountability will be required. Form letters can be sent to the parents containing a list of all equipment and textbooks students have checked out. [Full Announcement].

March 5, 2012

Book Systems Herzing University Kenosha Campus located in Wisconsin uses Booktracks to Manage their Textbooks and Equipment. Herzing University Kenosha Campus located in Wisconsin uses Booktracks to Manage their Textbooks and Equipment. [Full Announcement].

February 10, 2012

Book Systems Book Systems releases Atriuum 8.0. Book Systems Inc. unveiled an update for its world known web-based library software, Atriuum. The 8.0 update, available to libraries currently using Atriuum, allows customers to operate the software more efficiently and effectively. The main highlight of the 8.0 update is the new OPAC interface, accompanied by several new OPAC configurations and an updated KidZviZ theme. [Full Announcement].

June 23, 2011

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. is proud to announce Atriuum 7.0. Book Systems announced the Atriuum 7.0 release. In 6.0, we introduced The Librarian Desktop which gave our customers the ability to personalize their workspace and work-flows in Atriuum. With Atriuum 7.0, we added features that librarians will need when adding eBooks to their collection and many other great features. [Full Announcement].

June 21, 2011

Book Systems Bald Knob Public Schools in Arkansas go live with Atriuum. Bald Knob Public Schools in Arkansas migrated to Atriuum , a 100 percent web-based product which offers their students and teachers the opportunity to access the library from home. The high school, middle school, and elementary school were excited to have better access to the library. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Northeast Missouri Library Service moves to Atriuum. Northeast Missouri Library Service has a total of five library branches that have successfully migrated to Atriuum. Because of this move to a completely Web-based software, the public libraries' patrons have the ability to access the library catalog from home. Atriuum's OPAC theme KidZviz provides a picture-based searching option that can be used in the children's section of the public library. The reporting feature in Atriuum gives the administration the tools to analyze the collection. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Crystal City ISD Migrates to Atriuum and Booktracks. Crystal City ISD – located in Crystal City, Texas and composed of 5 schools – recently went live with Atriuum for their library and Booktracks for their textbooks. The schools were so excited to move to a Web-based software program that offered access to the library catalog from home. The ability to use the report module to create customized reports was also a feature the librarians love. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems School Town of Highland is live on Atriuum. School Town of Highland is located in Highland, Indiana and composed of 6 schools. This customer chose Atriuum ASP to offer the students and teachers a Web-based software solution that would provide ease of use, great reports, many OPAC themes and so much more. Providing the students and teachers access from home or anywhere they have Internet access was a major reason for the move to Atriuum. The move supports their goals and desires to provide the students the information they need for the future. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Millbury Public School District located in Millbury, Maine goes live on Atriuum. Millbury is composed of approximately 2,000 students in primary, elementary and junior/senior high schools. The students and teachers are excited by the move to a Web-based library software. Atriuum offers over 40 themes for customizing the look and feel of the OPAC patrons can access from home or within the physical library. Also, a wide range of standard and customizable reports allow the librarian to analyze the collection to better serve the curriculum. [Full Announcement].