Library Technology Guides

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September 26, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC partners with ALA to Unite Against Book Bans. The Library Corporation has partnered with the American Library Association to Unite Against Book Bans, a national grassroots campaign to engage the public in the fight against censorship. This non-partisan campaign leverages the reach of national organizations representing librarians, educators, parents, authors, publishers, distributors, champions for civil liberties, civil rights, and equality, and more. [Full Announcement].

September 8, 2022

The Library Corporation Jackson-George Regional Library System Returns to TLC. TLC welcomed Jackson-George Regional Library System back to Library.Solution. JGRLS had been a customer of TLC since 1990 and used Library.Solution for 15 years prior to their migration. After a short interim with SirsiDynix, the library was eager to return to TLC's integrated library system this past August. JGRLS appreciated TLC's swift returning migration services. [Full Announcement].

August 17, 2022

The Library Corporation Rochester City School District selects Library.Solution for Schools. Rochester City School District has selected The Library Corporation for its new library software. As an alternative to Follett Destiny, TLC will provide Library.Solution for Schools to the district. RCSD was able to leverage its membership in the New York State DREAM Consortium to choose TLC as the preferred vendor. The library management system will be live in the school libraries at the end of August 2022. [Full Announcement].

July 27, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC provides back-to-school support for its K-12 district libraries. While school librarians prepare for students to return, TLC helps with a seamless transition. The library software company provides a team within its Client Services division devoted to school success. Some of the larger districts have their own dedicated representative for year-round support. TLC will support the Hawaii Department of Education with back-to-school software training. [Full Announcement].

July 26, 2022

The Library Corporation Warren County Library Launches TLC.Go! Mobile App. Warren County Library is now live with TLC.Go! — the latest mobile app solution provided by TLC. Residents of Warren County, New Jersey, are now able to access library resources via Android and iOS. WCL borrowers can also check out materials directly from their smartphones. TLC.Go! has seamless compatibility with the library's Library.Solution integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

July 25, 2022

The Library Corporation Ponca City Library (OK) now using Library.Solution. Ponca City Library is now using Library.Solution as its integrated library system from The Library Corporation. TLC completed the migration services from the Book Systems ILS for the single-site library. Before its year with Book Systems, the library had used Polaris software for many years. This Oklahoma library is also the first new TLC customer to launch TLC.Go! simultaneously, following its release late last year. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2022

The Library Corporation New Case Study: New Haven Public Schools Partnership with TLC. The Library Corporation published its latest case study on New Haven Public Schools. NHPS migrated to TLC's library management system, Library.Solution for Schools, to start the 2021-22 school year. They anticipate a seamless transition into the next academic year and beyond. This case study details how migrating to a new library system is a process, but its continued success is a partnership. [Full Announcement].

June 16, 2022

The Library Corporation Find solutions and win prizes at ALA Booth #1625. The annual American Library Association conference returns to an in-person event in Washington, DC, from June 23 – 28, 2022. The Library Corporation will exhibit and raffle great prizes at Booth #1625. TLC invites attendees to view its modern ILS options and standalone metadata services. Current users of Library.Solution and CARL.Solution can preview upcoming ILS features and the newest mobile app option. [Full Announcement].

June 1, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC exhibiting at California Library Association Booth #111. The Library Corporation invites attendees of CLA to visit Booth #111. The annual California Library Association conference will take place June 2-4, 2022, in Sacramento, CA. TLC will demo its latest library mobile app and award-winning modern integrated library systems. Attendees can also learn more about cloud hosting and TLC's vendor-agnostic cataloging services. [Full Announcement].

The Library Corporation Bedford Public Library System (VA) launches TLC.Go! Mobile App. The Library Corporation announced that Bedford Public Library System is now live with TLC.Go! — the latest mobile app solution provided by TLC. BPLS is able to offer library services via Android and iOS to its community in and around Bedford, Virginia. TLC.Go! provides a seamless connection to BPLS's integrated library system, Library.Solution. [Full Announcement].

May 13, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC Exhibiting at Florida Library Association Booth #46. The Library Corporation invites attendees of FLA to visit Booth #46. The annual Florida Library Association conference will take place May 23-25, 2022, in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. TLC will demo its latest library mobile app and award-winning modern integrated library systems. Attendees can also learn more about cloud hosting and TLC's vendor-agnostic cataloging services. [Full Announcement].

April 29, 2022

The Library Corporation Libraries Contribute Bibliographic Records for TLC's ITS.MARC Databases. The Library Corporation has expanded ITS.MARC resources with new contributed datasets. TLC established new partnerships to provide libraries with access to recently published titles. The high-quality copy cataloging service from TLC now provides over 81 million records from 23 databases. Of which, school and public library partners contribute 1.2 million records, with more on the way. [Full Announcement].

April 14, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC Exhibiting at Texas Library Association Booth #1225. The Library Corporation invites TLA attendees to visit Booth #1225 in Fort Worth, Texas, April 25-27, 2022. TLC will showcase vendor-agnostic cataloging services alongside their modern integrated library systems. Other highlights include Oracle cloud hosting and TLC's new library mobile app option. [Full Announcement].

April 7, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC statement on student privacy in Library.Solution for Schools. TLC strongly considers student data privacy while developing the features requested by our customers. TLC has no plans to pursue development that would negatively impact student privacy but recognizes that we may be requested to do so by customers seeking to comply with local laws. In such cases, our intent would be to provide as much control as necessary to each customer to achieve the balance required in their district between privacy and compliance with applicable laws. [Full Announcement].

April 4, 2022

The Library Corporation TLC caters to customers with latest Library.Solution release. The Library Corporation announces the latest release of their Library.Solution integrated library system: version 5.6.5. The latest customer-driven development improves Authority Control, user experiences, partner integrations, and more. [Full Announcement].

March 11, 2022

The Library Corporation Now using Library.Solution: Organization of Watauga Libraries join TLC. The Library Corporation welcomes the Organization of Watauga Libraries with the recent implementation of Library.Solution. TLC completed the migration services from the SirsiDynix integrated library system for the multi-library organization. [Full Announcement].

The Library Corporation TLC exhibiting at PLA Booth #1711. From March 23 to March 25, 2022, The Library Corporation invites PLA conference attendees to visit Booth #1711. TLC will showcase their modern integrated library systems: Library.Solution and CARL.Solution. Other offerings will include the TLC•Cloud Services hosting platform via Oracle, web-based reporting via IBM Cognos, and new TLC.Go! library mobile app option via Solus UK Ltd. [Full Announcement].

March 10, 2022

The Library Corporation Longport Public Library Now Live on TLC.Go! Mobile App. The Library Corporation announced that Longport Public Library is now live with TLC.Go!, the latest mobile app solution provided by TLC in partnership with Solus UK Ltd. The Longport community of New Jersey is now able to access their library services via Android and iOS. TLC.Go! is seamlessly compatible with Longport Public Library's integrated library system, Library.Solution from TLC. [Full Announcement].

February 25, 2022

The Library Corporation Latest CARL.Solution release advances search and Discovery. The Library Corporation announced the latest release of the CARL.Solution integrated library system. Among the variety of new features and customer-driven development made in this recent release is a distinct crowd favorite: enhanced searching infrastructure of the online catalog for more relevant results of titles containing special characters, alphanumerics, and compound punctuation — both in the traditional display and in the Grouped Title display. [Full Announcement].

February 4, 2022

The Library Corporation A perfect Fit: Winter Park Library, TLC, and Tech Logic team up for prestigious building project. The Library Corporation and Tech Logic congratulate Winter Park Library on the completion of their distinguished new building, designed by the renowned architect, Sir David Adjaye. The two vendors served as a single systems integrator for the library's project, providing the foundational CARL.Solution integrated library system and Tech Logic's suite of automation solutions. The building project has been nominated for the ArchDaily 2022 Building of the Year Awards. [Full Announcement].

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