Library Technology Guides

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May 28, 2015

Zepheira. Libhub Initiative celebrates founding 12 library partners at Early Adopter Summit. Zepheira is convening the Libhub Initiative’s Early Adopter Summit today at Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado, to celebrate the vision, commitment and contributions of 12 pioneering libraries from the US and Canada. These 12 institutions have completed training in the details of BIBFRAME, Linked Data, and a host of concrete steps libraries can take to establish greater visibility on the Web. [Full Announcement].

February 25, 2009

Polaris Library Systems. Phoenix Public Library Live on the Polaris ILS. Polaris Library Systems, a leading provider of library automation technology, announced today that the Phoenix Public Library system is live on the Polaris Integrated Library System (ILS). This includes the Burton Barr Central Library and 14 branch locations, which handle over 15 million transactions annually. [Full Announcement].

November 28, 2007

Polaris Library Systems. Phoenix Public Library System selects Polaris ILS. Polaris Library Systems announced that the Phoenix Public Library system and its 15 libraries have selected the Polaris Integrated Library System. The Polaris ILS will be integrated into the Library's existing infrastructure, which includes a library-developed Public Access Catalog utilizing the search engine from Endeca Technologies Inc. [Full Announcement].

June 21, 2006

The Library Corporation Phoenix Public Library and TLC bring enhancements to the library Web site. Phoenix Public Library will offer ground-breaking search and information access technology in a newly designed Web site featuring Endeca’’s patented Guided Navigation technique. [Full Announcement].

January 18, 2006

Webfeat. Phoenix Public Library streamlines access to electronic resources with custom WebFeat solution. Phoenix Public Library has launched a WebFeat federated search solution which enables patrons to simultaneously search the Library’s more than 80 online databases, including the Library catalog, using a single intuitive interface. The Library’s fully customized WebFeat search solution took just 45 days to implement from initial design to system launch. [Full Announcement].

February 17, 2004

The Library Corporation TLC Implements CARL.Decision in Four Libraries. TLC has implemented CARL.Decision, an interactive reports management system, in four large public libraries. [Full Announcement].

June 2000

July 9, 1999

Carl Corporation. CARL System Live At Phoenix Public Library. Phoenix Public Library has converted to the CARL Information Management and Delivery System from their previous Dynix system in its Central Library and 12 branches. [Full Announcement].