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May 11, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions partners with Library Market to bring full Aspen integration to Darien Public Library. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that they have partnered with Library Market, a creative branding and website vendor that works exclusively with libraries, to provide integration with Aspen Discovery for a new website for the Darien Public Library. [Full Announcement].

May 19, 2016

Darien Library. Darien Library announces new website and groundbreaking catalog system. Darien Library announce the forthcoming launch of its new website. The new website is designed to be a user-centric portal to library events, services, and materials. The new website will launch with SOPAC3, Darien Library’s ground-breaking new catalog system.The new website overlaps with the catalog and provides a feature-rich patron account experience that includes integrations with the website’s event calendar. The new system introduces linked accounts which allow family members to link to other family members’ cards. Darien Library has adopted a completely new paradigm when it comes to the new catalog interface. SOPAC3 abandons the bibliographic record level search and uses its own works level concordance at the discovery layer. [Full Announcement].

December 20, 2010

Polaris Library Systems. Darien Library is live on the Polaris ILS. Polaris Library Systems announced that Darien Library, in Connecticut, is live on the Polaris ILS. Prior to selecting Polaris, Darien used the Millennium system by Innovative Interfaces. [Full Announcement].