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September 20, 2022

Soutron Global Leading engineering firm selects Soutron over Lucidea. Soutron Global announced that a leading Engineering firm has chosen to upgrade to Soutron and leave the Lucidea platform. Barr Engineering is headquartered in Minneapolis, with additional offices spread across Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota, Utah, and Colorado in the United States in addition to offices in Canada. [Full Announcement].

July 20, 2022

Soutron Global The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario selects Soutron, replacing Inmagic from Lucidea. International library, archives, information, and knowledge management solutions market leader Soutron Global announces the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario is upgrading to Soutron, replacing Inmagic from Lucidea. FSRA is an independent regulatory agency created to improve consumer protections in Ontario. The Head Office is in Toronto. [Full Announcement].

July 6, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron Global releases Soutron Version 4.1.7 for library and knowledge management, archives, and record information management. Soutron Global announced the immediate availability of Soutron version 4.1.7 featuring a completely reengineered Thesaurus module (Authority Control in the USA). Since the injection of funds from growth equity investor Bloom Equity Partners, the R&D team at Soutron has been working on updating the user interface to accommodate the increase in digitization projects being undertaken by special libraries. [Full Announcement].

June 28, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron to demonstrate newly reengineered library management software at the Special Libraries Association. Soutron Global announces that the company will be demonstrating their latest release at the Special Libraries Association conference, the premier conference for the special librarian and information professional. The SLA conference will be held in Charlotte, NC July 31st August 2nd in the Charlotte Convention Center, Hall A, Level 1. Soutron can be found at booth #103. [Full Announcement].

June 14, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron to demonstrate newly reengineered library management software at BIALL (UK) and AALL (USA) legal conferences. Soutron Global announced that the company will be demonstrating their latest release at the British and Irish Association of Law Libraries and the American Association of Law Libraries conferences, the premier conferences for the law librarian professional. [Full Announcement].

June 7, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron to release client-driven update for Library and Knowledge Management, Archives, and Record Information Management. International library, archives, information, and knowledge management solutions market leader Soutron Global announces they will soon be releasing a completely reengineered, Thesaurus module. This release is the first in a series of anticipated upgrades for the cloud-based Library, Archive, Knowledge, and Record Information Management special library solutions provider. [Full Announcement].

May 24, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron 4.1.6 available for use outside the traditional library. Soutron Global announced the availability of Soutron version 4.1.6 for use outside of the traditional library to deliver value to the broader organization. Soutron version 4.1.6 is a single-source solution that provides record management, video archive management, document management, image management, knowledge services and more. [Full Announcement].

May 10, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron Archive Unicode-compliant Internationalization welcomed in Hong Kong: Soutron selected over Lucidea. Soutron Global announced that Unicode-compliant Soutron Archive has been very welcomed in Hong Kong. The archive collection management system has the capability to catalog artifacts in both Chinese and English, making these previously unavailable objects viewable by the public in their native languages. [Full Announcement].

April 26, 2022

Soutron Global Miller Nash LLP replaces EOS.Web from SirsiDynix with Soutron. Soutron Global announces that law firm Miller Nash LLP has replaced legacy system EOS.Web from Sirsi Dynix with Soutron to help simplify their law library operations and reduce costs. Providing legal research to 150 lawyers in five offices is no easy task for Douglas Hull, Senior Legal Research Analyst for Miller Nash, LLP. In addition to furnishing research materials covering 22 practice areas, Douglas also performs research analysis in 15 different industries for the firm, providing insightful information to keep the firm's lawyers up to date with the latest legal intelligence. [Full Announcement].

April 5, 2022

Soutron Global Law Firm Stinson LLP replaces EOS.Web from SirsiDynix with Soutron. Soutron Global announces that law firm Stinson LLP has replaced legacy system EOS.Web from Sirsi Dynix with Soutron. With a decreasing physical collection and increasing use of digital materials, Systems and Knowledge Management Manager Brian McCann saw the need for the creation of a new knowledge portal that would enable practice groups to quickly find the exact online resources they needed. By upgrading their Integrated Library System (ILS) to Soutron, Stinson was able to provide their lawyers with a much more efficient and effective knowledge portal, easing information access for their lawyers while helping the library team members work smarter and more efficiently. [Full Announcement].

March 22, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron Discovery improves document delivery with Reprints Desk integration. Soutron Global announced that their global search Discovery solution has been integrated with Reprints Desk to provide one-click access to scientific papers. The Soutron Discovery platform provides access to multiple document databases from a single search, eliminating the need to sign on to each database individually, providing a one-stop search portal. Users of Discovery save time and effort in their quests to find relevant, authoritative information that drives value and innovation for their organizations. Now, with Reprints Desk integration, if access to the full text of a document is not available locally due to internal policies or by design, but is available from an outside vendor, a link to that outside resource is displayed and the user can then request access from that resource by initiating a document delivery request. [Full Announcement].

March 15, 2022

Soutron Global International law firm Clark Hill selects Soutron to help simplify library operations, replacing legacy system EOS.Web from SirsiDynix. International library, archives, information, and knowledge management solutions market leader Soutron Global announces that the law firm Clark Hill has selected the Soutron library management system to help manage their accelerated move to digital materials and to simplify their library operations. The firm moved from EOS.Web, a legacy library product from SirsiDynix. [Full Announcement].

March 7, 2022

Soutron Global The Law Library of the Los Angeles County Counsel selects Soutron replacing EOS.Web to enhance Library Services. Soutron Global announces that the Law Library of the Los Angeles County Council has upgraded to the Soutron Library Management System from EOS.Web to serve their clients more effectively and efficiently. Part of the Executive Office of LA County, the department's law librarians maintain the collection at the Office's main library in the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, in addition to three additional libraries at the World Trade Center, Dependency, and Transportation Division's locations. [Full Announcement].

January 11, 2022

Soutron Global Soutron Global, Inc. announces merger. Soutron Global announce that Soutron Global, North America, and Soutron Ltd, UK, have joined forces under one banner to scale its global operations, acquire new development capabilities and expand sales offices while maintaining its focus on customer excellence. Graham Beastall, Soutron UK's Managing Director, will retire after decades of dedication and service to the library market. This effort is ably supported by Bloom Equity Partners, a growth equity firm that seeks to partner with founders and CEOs to rapidly scale their technology business with capital and operational expertise. [Full Announcement].

January 19, 2021

Soutron Global Soutron Global refreshes COVID-19 financial support package for 2021 with PRP. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces details of an extended support package for information professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic. Following its successful and well received COVID-19 Financial Support Package of 2020, Soutron Global unveils its refined program for 2021, the Pandemic Recovery Program (PRP). [Full Announcement].

August 11, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global launches latest update to its Discovery platform with new enhanced capabilities. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces the release of an update to its Discovery Platform Suite. Libraries are working harder than ever during the pandemic to serve their patrons via digital platforms. The latest version of Soutron Global Discovery makes it easier to securely and seamlessly manage remote access to digital information resources for virtual users in distributed work environments. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global Receives 2020 Award from the San Diego Award Program. International library transformation company Soutron Global received the 2020 San Diego Award in the Software Company category by the San Diego Award Program. [Full Announcement].

May 27, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global unveils additional support for information professionals as part of new COVID-19 Financial Program. International library transformation company Soutron Global announced another layer of its COVID-19 financial support package for information professionals. For a limited time, Soutron Global will offer free Discovery for all resources (connectors) until December 31, 2020. [Full Announcement].

May 12, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global launches Covid-19 financial support package for information professionals. Soutron Global announced further details of its support package for information professionals during the Covid-19 pandemic. Following the recent announcement of its free educational webinar series for librarians during the pandemic (see: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/25114) comes the announcement of enhanced financial support for information professionals already engaged with, or whom may wish to partner, with Soutron Global. [Full Announcement].

April 28, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global Launches Free Webinar Series. International library transformation company Soutron Global announced a series of free educational webinars for librarians and information professionals. Recognizing the current uncertainty and disrupted convention plans, the series is designed to offer information professionals access to practical and free advice on personal and professional development. The free webinar series will help fill the void left by not being able to meet with clients and partners in person at conventions this summer. Respected industry experts/guest speakers will lead each 30-minute session. [Full Announcement].

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