Library Technology Guides

Current News Service and Archive


September 30, 2022

Patron Point Kitsap Regional Library (WA) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Kitsap Regional Library of Bremerton, Washington has selected its patron engagement platform to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

September 28, 2022

Patron Point Union County Public Library (NC) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Union County Public Library in Monroe, North Carolina has selected our patron engagement platform to support its mission to promote the joy of reading, the power of imagination, lifelong learning and knowledge, and the importance of diversity of thought, in a globally competitive world by providing welcoming access to materials, programs, and services that continually evolve to meet the needs of the citizens, strengthen economic vitality, and provide a maximum return on Union County taxpayer dollars. [Full Announcement].

September 23, 2022

Patron Point Grace A. Dow Memorial Library (MI) selects Point. Patron Point announced that Grace A. Dow Memorial Library in Midland, Michigan, has selected its patron engagement platform to support its vision to be the most dynamic, accessible, and relevant learning environment in the community [Full Announcement].

September 21, 2022

Patron Point Kalamazoo Public Library (MI) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Kalamazoo Public Library in Kalamazoo, Michigan, has chosen our patron engagement platform to support its mission to lead a stronger community through literacy, learning, and innovation. [Full Announcement].

September 16, 2022

Patron Point Barrie Public Library (ON) joins the Patron Point community. Patron Point announced that the Barrie Public Library of Barrie, Ontario, has selected its patron engagement platform to support the goals of the Library's current four-year strategic plan. These strategic goals focus on increasing awareness through effective marketing initiatives and taking every opportunity to promote Library services and programs to increase the Library's visibility and profile both virtually and in the community. [Full Announcement].

September 9, 2022

Patron Point Yarra Libraries (Victoria, Australia) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Yarra Libraries in Victoria, Australia, has selected our patron engagement platform to support its mission to deliver valuable and life-changing experiences that enable their community to thrive. [Full Announcement].

September 2, 2022

Patron Point Cincinnati and Hamilton County Public Library (OH) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Cincinnati & Hamilton Public Library (CHPL) in Cincinnati, Ohio, has selected its customer engagement platform to support its mission of connecting people with the world of ideas and information. [Full Announcement].

August 23, 2022

Patron Point Yolo County Library (CA) adopts Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Yolo County Library, serving all of Yolo County, California, except for the City of Woodland, has chosen its patron engagement platform to support its mission of providing access for all to ideas that inform, entertain, and inspire. [Full Announcement].

Patron Point Patron Point Verify now offers Mobile Library Cards to new patrons. Patron Point announced that from early next month, Patron Point libraries using the Verify add-on will be able to offer new patrons the option to download a virtual library card through the iOS Wallet app. After registration, new patrons will receive a confirmation email from Verify that includes an Apple Wallet badge linking iPhone users to the “add a pass” page of the Wallet app. Patrons may choose to receive a physical card as well. This feature is currently available for newly registered patrons with iPhones, but Android compatibility is already under development and will be available in a future update. [Full Announcement].

August 19, 2022

Patron Point Waukegan Public Library (IL) Implements Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Waukegan Public Library in Waukegan, Illinois, has implemented our patron engagement platform to support its mission to provide the path to empower and support learning and discovery. [Full Announcement].

August 17, 2022

Patron Point Santa Monica Public Library (CA) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Santa Monica Public Library in Santa Monica, California, has chosen our patron engagement platform to support its mission to provide resources, services, and a place to encourage the community to Read, Connect, Relax and Learn. [Full Announcement].

August 15, 2022

Patron Point Altadena Library District (CA) adopts Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Altadena Library District in Altadena, California, has adopted our patron engagement platform to support its mission to bring people and ideas together. [Full Announcement].

August 10, 2022

Patron Point Davenport Public Library (IA) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Davenport Public Library in Davenport, Iowa has selected its patron engagement platform to support its mission to connect a diverse community to resources that inform, enrich, educate, and entertain. [Full Announcement].

August 6, 2022

Patron Point Surrey Libraries (BC) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Surrey Libraries, in Surrey, British Columbia, has selected its patron engagement platform to support its mission to connect people, spark curiosity, and inspire learning. [Full Announcement].

August 3, 2022

Patron Point Beaufort County Library System (SC) adopts Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Beaufort County Library System in Beaufort, South Carolina, has adopted a patron engagement platform to support its mission to serve and support the community for learning, leisure, and life. [Full Announcement].

August 1, 2022

Patron Point Patron Point announces technical partnership with ESS. Patron Point announced a technical partnership with ESS that brings together the power of our world-leading library marketing automation capabilities and the data stored in ESS Library Management Cloud platforms. [Full Announcement].

July 29, 2022

Patron Point Evanston Public Library (IL) adopts Patron Point. Patron Point announced today that Evanston Public Library, in Evanston, Illinois, has adopted its patron engagement platform to support its mission to be the heart of its diverse community by promoting the development of independent, self-confident, and literate citizens, and providing equitable access to cultural, intellectual, technological, and information resources. [Full Announcement].

July 27, 2022

Patron Point Tyler Public Library (TX) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Tyler Public Library, in Tyler, Texas, has selected its patron engagement platform to support its mission to meet its patrons' needs for information, education, and recreation through access to library resources. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2022

Patron Point Matteson Area Public Library District (IL) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Matteson Area Public Library District in Matteson, Illinois, has chosen its patron engagement platform to support its mission to enable discovery, engage the imagination, inspire innovation, and connect with the community. [Full Announcement].

July 20, 2022

Patron Point Herrick District Library (MI) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Herrick District Library, in Holland, Michigan, has chosen its patron engagement platform to support its mission to empower their community to connect, discover, and create. [Full Announcement].

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