Library Technology Guides

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September 14, 2020

Bibliotheca bibliotheca Launches New Solutions to Help Libraries Thrive During Uncertain Times. bibliotheca recently introduced open+ count and open+ reserve, solutions designed to help libraries monitor and control building occupancy and alleviate user anxiety, while ensuring access to critical library materials and services. [Full Announcement].

Bibliotheca Four features in cloudLibrary’s Cirrus reader you don't want to miss. The bibliotheca team continually partners with libraries to ensure the cloudLibrary app does all it can to create an integrated, exciting, and helpful experience for all users. We're excited to share updates to the new cloudLibrary Cirrus eBook reader that takes digital reading to the next level. [Full Announcement].

July 1, 2020

Bibliotheca cloudLibrary partners with RBmedia to add Recorded Books, Graphic Audio, and W.F. Howes to digital collection. bibliotheca announced that it is adding the entire audiobook collection from RBmedia's top publishing brands to the 1.5 million titles already available to cloudLibrary content customers. [Full Announcement].

December 5, 2019

Bibliotheca bibliotheca announces the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer. bibliotheca Chairman of the Shareholders Committee, Thomas Geitner announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ray Hood as CEO of Bibliotheca Group, effective November 5th, 2019. [Full Announcement].

January 14, 2019

Bibliotheca 随着OEP终止与远望谷进行关于和bibliotheca合并事宜的磋商 bibliotheca特此宣布对中国市场的投资计划. 全球领先的图书馆系统解决方案提供商bibliotheca(中国区全资子公司 -必布奇自动化设备(上海)有限公司,以下简称“必布奇”)宣布加强对中国市场的投资承诺。 [Full Announcement].

January 10, 2019

Bibliotheca bibliotheca Receives Gold and Platinum Modern Library Awards for Fifth Consecutive Year. bibliotheca, a leading global library technology solutions provider is proud to announce that it has received four platinum awards and two gold awards in LibraryWorks’ fifth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs.) The MLAs were created to recognize the top products and services in the library industry in a truly unbiased format. [Full Announcement].

Bibliotheca bibliotheca Receives Gold and Platinum Modern Library Awards for Fifth Consecutive Year. bibliotheca, a leading global library technology solutions provider is proud to announce that it has received four platinum awards and two gold awards in LibraryWorks’ fifth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs.) The MLAs were created to recognize the top products and services in the library industry in a truly unbiased format. [Full Announcement].

December 21, 2018

Bibliotheca bibliotheca hosts open house at award-winning Gwinnett County Public Library. On November 29, 2018, over 20 forward-thinking library directors and management team members from across the southeast met at Gwinnett County Public Library’s Suwanee branch in Georgia to discuss the role of innovative technology in library service. [Full Announcement].

November 9, 2018

Bibliotheca Forward-thinking libraries meet in Hamilton, Ontario to discuss the future of library service and extending access with bibliotheca’s open+. Last month, Hamilton Public Library in Ontario, Canada, welcomed more than 30 library directors and management team members from 17 different Canadian library systems to participate in an open house focusing on its successful implementation of bibliotheca’s open+ library solution. Hamilton Public Library is the first Canadian library system to use the solution, which has been popular in Europe for a decade. [Full Announcement].

October 31, 2018

Bibliotheca Ventura County Library wins multiple awards for extending access with open+ by bibliotheca. The Ventura County Library has recently won two awards for the implementation of bibliotheca’s open+ solution. Designed to complement staffed library hours, open+ is a comprehensive system that allows libraries to provide additional unstaffed hours, making library spaces and resources more accessible to the community. [Full Announcement].

September 26, 2018

Bibliotheca bibliotheca organizational change to enhance customer experience in the Americas. bibliotheca announced today that Matthew Bellamy will be transitioning from his role as Chief Commercial Officer to President Americas, where he will lead the bibliotheca organization in the United States, Canada, and Brazil, as well as the Partners business for Latin and South America. [Full Announcement].

June 19, 2018

Bibliotheca bibliotheca introduces ground-breaking upgrades for cloudLibrary at ALA 2018. bibliotheca will be introducing three exciting new cloudLibrary modules at this summer’s ALA conference in New Orleans, June 22 – 25, 2018. [Full Announcement].

March 15, 2018

Bibliotheca Helping libraries expand access and convenience: bibliotheca launches open+™ at PLA. bibliotheca announces the North American launch of its open library solution, open+. open+ is a comprehensive solution that provides more convenient access for users, more flexibility for library staff and more opportunities for libraries to make an impact within their communities. Using the open+ solution, libraries can control building access, security, and automation through one efficient central management hub. Seamlessly integrating with existing ILS and library solutions, open+ allows libraries to easily configure open hours, monitor library activity, control audio announcements and more. [Full Announcement].

October 31, 2017

Bibliotheca bibliotheca’s cloudLibrary now available in 11 languages. In an on-going effort to aid libraries in providing all of their patrons with the most integrated and engaging library experience possible, bibliotheca has released the new iOS and Android 3.4 cloudLibrary app. This update offers users the option to explore cloudLibrary in 11 different languages: English, Spanish, German, French, Canadian French, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Catalan, Maori, and Romanian. [Full Announcement].

September 8, 2017

Bibliotheca bibliotheca Sponsorship to Support GLBT Round Table. bibliotheca hosted the Diversity Wall installation at this year’s American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago in June. Visitors to the wall were encouraged to sign their name to a brightly colored brick indicating their support for diversity in our nation’s libraries. For each brick signed, bibliotheca donated five dollars to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table of the American Library Association. [Full Announcement].

August 14, 2017

Bibliotheca bibliotheca announces rebrand as it continues to lead the way in library solutions. bibliotheca unveiled its new brand and logo – the final chapter of its merger with 3M Library Systems. [Full Announcement].

August 8, 2017

Bibliotheca HarperCollins Publishers audiobook catalogue now available as pay-per-use on bibliotheca’s cloudLibrary. Effective immediately, bibliotheca has added HarperCollins to its growing list of audiobook publishers participating in cloudLibrary’s pay-per-use model. cloudLibrary launched the pay-per-use model in May of 2017. Since then, the program has been adopted by libraries world-wide, offering audiobooks from publishers such as Simon and Schuster, Hachette, Blackstone, Disney, and Scholastic. [Full Announcement].

June 20, 2017

Bibliotheca bibliotheca solutions help extend the reach of your library. The bibliotheca booth at the ALA Annual conference will be ready to demonstrate the solutions that help libraries reach more people in their community. Along with new and innovative designs to help refresh the inside of the library, there are solutions to help offer services after hours and expand into the community. These solutions are available for demonstration at the ALA Annual conference, June 23-26, 2017 in Chicago, IL, booth 4025. [Full Announcement].

January 19, 2017

Bibliotheca bibliotheca unveils largest new product launch at ALA MidWinter. bibliotheca announces the addition of several new products to their portfolio, including the selfCheck line, electromagnetic technology and Automated Materials Handling. These new and improved products demonstrate bibliotheca’s continued leadership and commitment library innovation. [Full Announcement].

August 24, 2016

Bibliotheca bibliotheca partners with Living Language as the exclusive distributor of digital subscriptions for public libraries. bibliotheca announced a new partnership with Living Language, an imprint of Penguin Random House, for exclusive distribution of digital language learning courses into public libraries. [Full Announcement].

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