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Current News Service and Archive


May 7, 2021

Patron Point Kent District Library (MI) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Kent District Library of Kent County, Michigan has selected its patron engagement platform to support the Library's marketing initiatives. [Full Announcement].

April 30, 2021

Patron Point Calcasieu Parish Public Library (LA) joins Patron Point community. Patron Point announced that Calcasieu Parish Public Library of Lake Charles, Louisiana has launched its patron engagement platform to support the Library's strategic marketing goals with a focus on promoting awareness of library services. [Full Announcement].

April 23, 2021

Patron Point Champaign Public Library (IL) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Champaign Public Library of Illinois has launched its patron engagement platform to support the Library's strategic initiative to market library services to non-users and to improve engagement with current library customers. [Full Announcement].

April 21, 2021

ProQuest Syndetics Unbound Content Now Included in Patron Point Recommends. ProQuest has reached an agreement with Patron Point to include Syndetics Unbound elements in their newsletter service. Recommends, is a reading recommendation service that helps libraries market content to their patrons and increase engagement and usage of their collection. [Full Announcement].

April 9, 2021

Patron Point Los Angeles Public Library (CA) implements Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Los Angeles Public Library has chosen its patron engagement platform to support the Library's strategic plan marketing efforts. The Los Angeles Public Library has selected Patron Point to help enhance the marketing and promotion of its services and programs, allowing it to connect directly with an ever-expanding list of more 500,000 patrons who have signed up to receive digital communications from the library. [Full Announcement].

March 26, 2021

Patron Point Danbury Library (CT) selects Patron Point to support strategic marketing goals. Patron Point announced that Danbury Library (CT) has selected its patron engagement platform to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. Of particular interest was Patron Point's ability to provide foundational support for a key element of the Library's 2019-2024 Strategic Plan. [Full Announcement].

March 19, 2021

Patron Point Libraries of Middlesex Automation Consortium (NJ) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Libraries of Middlesex Automation Consortium (LMxAC) of Edison, New Jersey has chosen its patron engagment platform to support the Consortium's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

March 12, 2021

Patron Point Fountaindale Public Library District (IL) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Fountaindale Public Library District of Bolingbrook, Illinois has launched its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

March 11, 2021

Patron Point Patron Point’s library marketing automation platform is now available for public libraries in the UK and Ireland. Patron Point announced that its leading library marketing automation platform is now available in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Patron Point currently serves hundreds of public libraries and consortia of all sizes in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand helping drive their digital marketing strategies and community engagement. [Full Announcement].

March 5, 2021

Patron Point Cass District Library (MI) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced today that Cass District Library of Cass County, Michigan has selected its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

March 4, 2021

Patron Point Patron Point at Computers in Libraries Conference 2021. Patron Point announced today that its Vice President, Technology, Ted Fons, will be a part of the Next Gen Tech and Libraries Executive Panel at Computers in Libraries Conference 2021. [Full Announcement].

February 26, 2021

Patron Point East Lansing Public Library (MI) joins the Patron Point community. Patron Point announced today that East Lansing Public Library of Michigan has selected its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

February 19, 2021

Patron Point MidPointe Library System (OH) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that MidPointe Library System of Ohio has launched its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

February 12, 2021

Patron Point Benbrook Public Library (TX) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Benbrook Public Library of Texas has launched its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

February 5, 2021

Patron Point Eagle Public Library (ID) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Eagle Public Library of Idaho has selected its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

January 29, 2021

Patron Point Jessamine County Public Library (KY) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Jessamine County Public Library of Nicholasville, Kentucky has selected its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

January 22, 2021

Patron Point Brazoria County Library System (TX) launches with Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Brazoria County Library System of Angleton, Texas has launched its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

January 19, 2021

Patron Point ProQuest, Patron Point launch new reading recommendation service for public libraries.. EdTech leader ProQuest has joined Patron Point, a library marketing automation partner, to build Patron Point Recommends – a new reading recommendation service that helps public libraries market content to their patrons, increasing engagement and usage. [Full Announcement].

January 15, 2021

Patron Point Patron Point receives Platinum Award in 2021 Modern Library Awards from LibraryWorks. Patron Point is delighted to announce it has received a Platinum award in LibraryWorks' seventh 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. Products and services were submitted in the Fall using a simple application, and then were posted on a private site with an enhanced description and attendant materials. These products were batched into small groups and sent to the LibraryWorks database of more than 80,000 librarians at public, K-12, academic, and special libraries. Only customers with experience with these products/services in their facilities were permitted to judge the products/services, resulting in a truly unbiased score. [Full Announcement].

Patron Point Danville Public Library (IL) launches Patron Point.. ron Point announced today that Danville Public Library of Illinois has launched its patron relationship management system to support the Library's strategic marketing efforts. [Full Announcement].

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