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November 13, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) publishes 2020 Third Quarter Financials. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc. (A-G), Agent Information Software (AIFS) released their earnings for the third quarter of 2020, ending September 30, 2020. AIFS' sub-company Auto-Graphics, Inc., is an industry-leading provider of library automation software. A-G was the first to provide Cloud-based library resource sharing solutions. [Full Announcement].

September 21, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) Publishes 2020 Second Quarter Financials. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc., Agent Information Software released their earnings for the second quarter of 2020, ending June 30, 2020. Auto-Graphics, Inc., is an industry-leading provider of library automation software. A-G was the first to provide Cloud-based library resource sharing solutions. [Full Announcement].

August 10, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. The Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services Selects Auto-Graphics’ SHAREit product to foster resource sharing. Auto-Graphics announced that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been awarded a contract with the Florida Department of State's Division of Library and Information Services. The contract continues Auto-Graphics' expansion into the Southeast with existing customers, joining the state libraries of Tennessee, Mississippi, and Louisiana. [Full Announcement].

July 8, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. South Dakota State Library selects Auto-Graphics’ Core Products. Auto-Graphics announced the agreement with South Dakota State Library for new agreements for their cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, and its integrated library system, VERSO. A-G's VERSO was selected following a competitive RFI in Q1 of 2020, allowing A-G to expand their presence in the mid-west of the United States and extend current relations with the state library into 2025. [Full Announcement].

June 4, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. AGent Information Software (AIFS) Announces Cash Dividend. Agent Information Software announced that on May 5, 2020, its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend to its shareholders. A dividend of $0.03 per common share will be paid on June 12, 2020, to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 26, 2020. Auto-Graphics continues to see growth with their resource sharing product SHAREit, along with VERSO and MONTAGE bringing more customers to the company. [Full Announcement].

June 2, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. New Mexico State Library selects Auto-Graphics’ MONTAGE to Upgrade their Digital Collection Software Management System. Auto-Graphic announced their digital collection management solution, MONTAGE, has been purchased by the New Mexico State Library. The addition of this software to their resources will improve the state’s efforts to capture, harvest, and provide public access to digital state government publications. The Montage solution will allow the government documents staff at the State Library to process digital state government information in a more efficient and thus productive method. The new public interface will also allow visitors to the digital collections site an easier and more intuitive way to search and discover New Mexico state government publications. Further, Montage will provide improved “scan to patron” workflow allowing the New Mexico State Library to expand their digital government information holdings over the next year. [Full Announcement].

April 17, 2020

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) Publishes 2019 Audited Financials. The parent company of Auto-Graphics Agent Information Software released the earnings for the year ending December 31, 2019. Auto-Graphics, Inc., is an industry-leading provider of library automation software. A-G was the first to provide Cloud-based library resource sharing solutions. [Full Announcement].

December 17, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Auto-Graphics, Inc. awarded Indiana’s Statewide Resource Sharing contract for its statewide remote circulation service. Auto-Graphics announced that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been awarded the contract for Indiana’s Statewide Remote Circulation Service, SRCS. This competitive RFP win will result in a new contract for SHAREit with Indiana for up to 4 more years of continued service. [Full Announcement].

October 2, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) Announces Cash Dividend. Agent Information Software (OTC: AIFS) today announced that on July 10, 2019, its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend to its shareholders. A dividend of $0.025 per common share will be paid on August 30, 2019, to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 15, 2019. [Full Announcement].

September 2, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. AGent Information Software (AIFS) Announces Cash Dividend. Agent Information Software announced that on July 10, 2019, its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend to its shareholders. A dividend of $0.025 per common share will be paid on August 30, 2019, to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 15, 2019. Auto-Graphics continues to see growth with their resource sharing product SHAREit, with the addition of two more clients in 2019. [Full Announcement].

August 14, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. The New Hampshire State Library has selected Auto-Graphics’ SHAREit, bringing the next generation in resource sharing software to the state. Auto-Graphics announced that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been selected by the New Hampshire State Library. The New Hampshire State Library, the oldest state library in the United States, will use SHAREit to support the New Hampshire Automated Information System (NHAIS) which includes the 234 public libraries in the state as well as academic, school, and special libraries. A-G has a strong history of serving statewide systems supported through state libraries. [Full Announcement].

August 9, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. AGent Information Software (AIFS) publishes 2019 Second Quarter Earnings. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc., AGent Information Software (AIFS) released the earnings for the quarter ending June 30, 2019. Auto-Graphics, Inc., is an industry-leading provider of library platform software. A-G was the first to provide Cloud-based library resource sharing solutions to library consortia. [Full Announcement].

July 13, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Auto-Graphics’ MONTAGE Selected by Southern California Library Cooperative. Auto-Graphics, Inc. announces that Southern California Library Cooperative (SCLC) has purchased MONTAGE for its members. SCLC, one of nine state library systems as defined by the California State Library, serves 39 independent city, county, and library district libraries located in the Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. MONTAGE is a part of SCLC’s DigiLab program, a digital archiving and collaboration project, which allows participating members to scan and add their own unique content, in order to publish on a public, digital platform. [Full Announcement].

June 10, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Auto-Graphics, Inc. awarded statewide contract as resource sharing provider by the Department of Public Instruction. Auto-Graphics, Inc., provider of the first Web-based library resource management solution to library consortia and innovative developer of many resource sharing industry “firsts”, announces that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been awarded a sole source letter for 2019-2020 from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. This contract award will extend the current partnership with WDPI to over 20 years of AG providing advanced ILL services to their staff and patrons. [Full Announcement].

May 29, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. AGent Information Software (AIFS) Publishes 2019 First Quarter Earnings. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc. (A-G), AGent Information Software (AIFS) today released the earnings for the quarter ending March 31, 2019. Auto-Graphics, Inc., is an industry-leading provider of library platform software. A-G was the first to provide Cloud-based library resource sharing solutions to library consortia. [Full Announcement].

May 8, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Auto-Graphics, Inc awarded 6th RFP with Tennessee State Library and Archives. Auto-Graphics announced that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been selected by Tennessee State Libraries and Archives. This RFP success marks the 6th time Auto-Graphics has participated in and been awarded a competitive RFP. [Full Announcement].

April 6, 2019

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) Publishes 2018 Audited Financials. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc., Agent Information Software (AIFS) published their yearend 2018 earnings for Auto-Graphics, Inc., an industry leading library management software provider and the first to provide a web-based library resource management solution for library consortiums. [Full Announcement].

April 24, 2018

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Auto-Graphics continues evolving its digital collection solution with the release of MONTAGEdc V2.2. Auto-Graphics announced the latest release of the industry’s easiest to use and most affordable digital collection solution, MONTAGEdc V2.2. MONTAGEdc clients local to the Auto-Graphics’ California headquarters include Chaffey College and the City of Ontario Library. [Full Announcement].

April 5, 2018

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) selects Auto-Graphics SHAREit for resource sharing. Auto-Graphics, Inc., provider of the first Web-based library resource management solution to library consortia and innovative developer of many resource sharing industry “firsts”, announces that its cloud-based resource sharing solution, SHAREit, has been selected by Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS). RAILS serves approximately 1,300 academic, public, school, and special library members, which represent more than 4,200 library facilities in a 27,000 square mile area across northern and western Illinois. Implementation of its new resource sharing system, named Find More Illinois, began in February 2018 with a pilot project of 21 academic, public, and school libraries from three shared catalog consortia. Expansion to other Illinois libraries that wish to participate is expected to begin as soon as fall 2018. [Full Announcement].

November 16, 2017

Auto-Graphics, Inc. Agent Information Software (AIFS) releases Third Quarter 2017 Earnings. The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc., Agent Information Software (AIFS) (OTC:AIFS) today released the third-quarter 2017 earnings for the quarter ending September 30 for Auto-Graphics, Inc., an Industry leading library management software provider and the first to provide Web-based library resource management solutions to library consortia. [Full Announcement].

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