Library Technology Guides

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September 28, 2015

Book Systems Book Systems strategically partners with Unique Management Services. Book Systems, Inc. announced their strategic partnership with Unique Management Services, integrating their Atriuum ILS Debt Management module with Unique Management’s Gentle Nudge approach. [Full Announcement].

June 15, 2013

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. Releases Atriuum 9.0. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum v 9.0. This release contains enhanced features including improved eBook integration with OverDrive,social media connectivity with Facebook, and full support for the new RDA (Resource Description and Access)standard. [Full Announcement].

June 7, 2012

Book Systems Book Systems puts the library in patrons' pockets. Book Systems Inc. released its new Atriuum "on the go" app currently available on the Android Play Store. The mobile app for Atriuum gives you instant access to the library catalog from your favorite mobile device. Search for books, eBooks, DVDs, CDs and more. Use your mobile device to reserve a popular title, renew items, read reviews and even see a list of "What's Hot" at your local library. You can access My Items at any time to manage your account and book bags. Want to know if a new release is available at your library? While you are at your favorite book store, use the Scan ISBN feature to capture the ISBN located on the physical item. [Full Announcement].

February 10, 2012

Book Systems Book Systems releases Atriuum 8.0. Book Systems Inc. unveiled an update for its world known web-based library software, Atriuum. The 8.0 update, available to libraries currently using Atriuum, allows customers to operate the software more efficiently and effectively. The main highlight of the 8.0 update is the new OPAC interface, accompanied by several new OPAC configurations and an updated KidZviZ theme. [Full Announcement].

June 23, 2011

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. is proud to announce Atriuum 7.0. Book Systems announced the Atriuum 7.0 release. In 6.0, we introduced The Librarian Desktop which gave our customers the ability to personalize their workspace and work-flows in Atriuum. With Atriuum 7.0, we added features that librarians will need when adding eBooks to their collection and many other great features. [Full Announcement].

June 21, 2011

Book Systems Bald Knob Public Schools in Arkansas go live with Atriuum. Bald Knob Public Schools in Arkansas migrated to Atriuum , a 100 percent web-based product which offers their students and teachers the opportunity to access the library from home. The high school, middle school, and elementary school were excited to have better access to the library. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Northeast Missouri Library Service moves to Atriuum. Northeast Missouri Library Service has a total of five library branches that have successfully migrated to Atriuum. Because of this move to a completely Web-based software, the public libraries’ patrons have the ability to access the library catalog from home. Atriuum’s OPAC theme KidZviz provides a picture-based searching option that can be used in the children’s section of the public library. The reporting feature in Atriuum gives the administration the tools to analyze the collection. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Crystal City ISD Migrates to Atriuum and Booktracks. Crystal City ISD – located in Crystal City, Texas and composed of 5 schools – recently went live with Atriuum for their library and Booktracks for their textbooks. The schools were so excited to move to a Web-based software program that offered access to the library catalog from home. The ability to use the report module to create customized reports was also a feature the librarians love. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Millbury Public School District located in Millbury, Maine goes live on Atriuum. Millbury is composed of approximately 2,000 students in primary, elementary and junior/senior high schools. The students and teachers are excited by the move to a Web-based library software. Atriuum offers over 40 themes for customizing the look and feel of the OPAC patrons can access from home or within the physical library. Also, a wide range of standard and customizable reports allow the librarian to analyze the collection to better serve the curriculum. [Full Announcement].

June 20, 2011

Book Systems Monroe County School District with 12 schools Move to Atriuum. Monroe County is located in Madisonville, Tennessee and serves approximately5,500 students. The school systems motto, “Education for Tomorrow – Today,” issupported by the purchase of the new library software. This move from Concourseto Atriuum provides the Web-based software that will enable the teachers and students to access the library from home. The librarians look forward to workingwith Atriuum and all of the great new features. [Full Announcement].

June 9, 2011

Book Systems Hardeman County School District moves to Atriuum. Hardeman County School District composed of 9 sites located in Bolívar, Tennessee successfully moved to Atriuum. Hardeman is composed of 6 Elementary Schools, 1 Middle Schools, and 2 High Schools. The libraries migrated from Winnebago Spectrum. [Full Announcement].

November 23, 2010

Book Systems Selma City Schools Purchased Atriuum. Book Systems announced that Selma City Schools in Selma, Alabama recently purchased Atriuum for their 11 school libraries. [Full Announcement].

October 29, 2010

Book Systems Lowndes County Public Schools move to Atriuum. Book Systems announced that Lowndes County Public Schools, Alabama are live with Atriuum in their 7 school libraries. [Full Announcement].

August 14, 2010

Book Systems Atriuum 6.0 Librarian Desktop. Book Systems announced the release of Librarian Desktop in Atriuum 6.0 which the ability to personalize your workspace and work-flows in Atriuum. The Home Page supports a variety of widgets that contain information and tools to help you get your tasks done more efficiently, thus allowing you to spend more time with your patrons. [Full Announcement].

February 4, 2010

Book Systems McLean County District Unit No. 5, Illinois Choose Atriuum. McLean County District Unit No. 5, Illinois awarded the contract to implement all 24 McLean libraries to Book Systems Inc. for its Atriuum Web-based ILS. [Full Announcement].

November 24, 2009

Book Systems Jacksonville School District 117 School Libraries are Live on Atriuum. Book Systems announced that Jacksonville School District in Jacksonville, Illnois has successfully implemented Atriuum in nine school libraries. [Full Announcement].

Book Systems Charlotte County School District, Charlotte, Va. Libraries are Live on Atriuum. Book Systems announced that Charlotte County Schools have successfully implemented Atriuum in their four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. [Full Announcement].

April 14, 2009

Book Systems Book Systems, Inc. releases Atriuum 4.0. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum 4.0. The widely held Web-based library automation software continues its tradition of excellent features and affordable pricing with the release of version 4.0. Atriuum has incorporated advanced Web technologies to increase the efficiency of network traffic and improve the overall effectiveness of key features. [Full Announcement].

August 6, 2008

Book Systems Jefferson County Schools eliminate 55 individual servers by implementing Book Systems' Atriuum library management solution. Book Systems is implementing its Atriuum Library Automation System, a 100 percent Web-based library automation solution, in the 54 school library media centers and the Central Office Instructional Materials Center (IMC) in Jefferson County School District. [Full Announcement].

August 14, 2006

Book Systems Book Systems' Atriuum library automation system eliminates site-based servers. Book Systems, Inc. successfully implemented its’ Atriuum product, a 100 percent Web-based library automation solution, to 153 library media centers in the Memphis City School District. [Full Announcement].