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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].

August 26, 2004

The Library Corporation Monroe County Library system signs five-year CARL.Solution contract. Monroe County Library System in New York has renewed its contract for TLC’s CARL.Solution. [Full Announcement].

August 12, 2004

The Library Corporation SNAP Consortium signs multi-uear CARL.Solution contract. Solano Napa and Partners Consortium in California has renewed its contract for TLC’s ILS, CARL.Solution [Full Announcement].

July 21, 2004

The Library Corporation TLC's CARL.Solution ILS offers flexible consortia options. TLC has restructured the CARL.Solution system shared by Arlington County Public Library and Arlington County Public Schools in Virginia to enable increased site autonomy and consortium functionality. [Full Announcement].

April 16, 2004

The Library Corporation TLC releases CARL.Solution Version 5.0. The Library Corporation Version 5.0 of CARL.Solution with new circulation, serials, security, Companion Searcher, CARLWeb, acquisitions and reports features. It also introduces a full graphical interface for system administrators to manage parameters, operations, and security for all modules.In addition, Version 5.0 pushes CARL.Solution beyond the boundaries of its text-based origins, by offering new file structures and flexible parameters to support e-mail, e-commerce, e-data exchange, and other e-based services. [Full Announcement].

June 23, 2003

The Library Corporation TLC to resell Computype's barcode label products. The Library Corporation will resell the Computype barcode label product line to users of CARL.Solution, one of TLC''s integrated systems. [Full Announcement].

January 30, 2003

. TLC Implements Tamil Search Capabilities in Singapore. Speakers of Tamil, an official language of Singapore, can now search the online catalog of Singapore’s National Library Board in their own language. [Full Announcement].

April 19, 2002

The Library Corporation Compaq Partners with TLC to Deliver Interactive Wellington City Libraries System. Wellington City Council selects CARL.Solution from The Library Corporation as its new interactive library system. [Full Announcement].