Library Technology Guides

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August 4, 2015

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Strong demand for Innovative products drives sales worldwide. Innovative announced that, in the first half of 2015, over 600 libraries selected Innovative library systems, which include the Sierra Library Services Platform and the Polaris ILS. These selections show the growing excitement around Innovative’s Open Library vision for libraries, known as the Open Library Experience. [Full Announcement].

February 15, 2011

EBSCO Information Services Middle East Technical University in Turkey Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service. Middle East Technical University selected EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Publishing. After evaluating a variety of services METU chose EDS based on the discovery service’s sophistication and development. EDS was seen as a way to upgrade the library from an unsatisfactory federated search system and provide a service befitting the high level of students who attend METU. [Full Announcement].

March 16, 2010

Ex Libris The Worldwide Ex Libris Primo Community Continues to Expand. Ex Libris announced that additional libraries from around the world have selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution as a unified gateway to their library collections and will join the international Primo community in benefiting from the Primo Central mega-aggregate of scholarly e-content, scheduled for release in mid 2010. [Full Announcement].

September 15, 2009

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. INACAP Libraries (Chile) to Support Teaching and Research with Millennium. The Technical University of Chile, Vocational and Technical Training Institute (INACAP) has selected Millennium and will migrate from Horizon and Alexandria library systems. With 82,000 students and 25 campuses, INACAP is the largest institution of higher education in Chile. [Full Announcement].

February 5, 2008

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Consortium of Catalonian University Libraries (Spain) selects Millennium. The Consortium of Catalonian University Libraries in Barcelona, Spain selected the Millennium integrated library solution. The nine-member group is migrating from a VTLS Classic system. The member organizations include: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona University, Catalonia Technical University, Girona University, Lleida University, The National Library of Catalonia, Open University of Catalonia, Pompeu Fabra University, and Rovira and Virgili University. [Full Announcement].

June 20, 2006

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Three Turkish Universities select Millennium. Innovative announced today that the Dokuz Eylül University, Hacettepe University, and Middle East Technical University have each selected Millennium as its integrated library technology platform. [Full Announcement].

January 15, 2005

VTLS, Inc.. VTLS announces 23 new international sales of the VIRTUA and FASTRAC products. VTLS announced today that by the end of 2004, VTLS had signed an additional twenty-three new international sales of the VIRTUA and FASTRAC products. The sales were distributed around the globe, with seven new sales in Malaysia, four in Belgium, three in India, two in Thailand, two in UAE, one in Pakistan, one in Qatar, one in Indonesia, one in Kuwait, and one in Russia. Two of the sales were of FASTRAC, VTLS''s RFID product, one in Belgium and one in Malaysia, indicating the product''s potential to meet the diverse needs of a global marketplace. Four of the sales of VIRTUA were migrations from VTLS Classic. [Full Announcement].

July 19, 2004

Ex Libris The Technical University of Kaiserslautern chooses ALEPH 500. Ex Libris announced the signing of a contract for the implementation of the ALEPH 500 library automation system at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern . [Full Announcement].

June 28, 2004

Ex Libris The Czech Technical University Opts for ALEPH 500. Ex Libris Ltd. is pleased to announce that the Czech Technical University has chosen ALEPH 500 to replace its existing library system. [Full Announcement].

July 15, 2002

VTLS, Inc.. Twenty-one libraries select Virtua this quarter. VTLS Inc. ended its fiscal year on June 30, 2002, on a very high note with increased customers, revenues and profits. At its Board Meeting on July 15, Board members were presented with unaudited results indicating a six percent growth in revenues with profits at nine percent of revenues. [Full Announcement].

January 27, 2000

EOS International EOS International's Q Series library information system selected by 53 libraries in 1999: all benefit from improved access to information and advanced searching capabilities. EOS International is pleased to announce that 53 libraries have chosen to install the Q Series, EOS International''s library information management system, during 1999. [Full Announcement].

December 5, 1999

Infor Library and Information Solutions Eindhoven Public Library is changing to Vubis 4 Windows. After using the Vubis Original system for several years, the Eindhoven Public Library is changing to Vubis 4 Windows. [Full Announcement].

January 22, 1999

VTLS, Inc.. VTLS is chosen to immortalize collection of greater Cincinnati Library Consortium. [Full Announcement].