Library Technology Guides

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August 11, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global launches latest update to its Discovery platform with new enhanced capabilities. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces the release of an update to its Discovery Platform Suite. Libraries are working harder than ever during the pandemic to serve their patrons via digital platforms. The latest version of Soutron Global Discovery makes it easier to securely and seamlessly manage remote access to digital information resources for virtual users in distributed work environments. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global Receives 2020 Award from the San Diego Award Program. International library transformation company Soutron Global received the 2020 San Diego Award in the Software Company category by the San Diego Award Program. [Full Announcement].

May 27, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global unveils additional support for information professionals as part of new COVID-19 Financial Program. International library transformation company Soutron Global announced another layer of its COVID-19 financial support package for information professionals. For a limited time, Soutron Global will offer free Discovery for all resources (connectors) until December 31, 2020. [Full Announcement].

May 12, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global launches Covid-19 financial support package for information professionals. Soutron Global announced further details of its support package for information professionals during the Covid-19 pandemic. Following the recent announcement of its free educational webinar series for librarians during the pandemic (see: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/25114) comes the announcement of enhanced financial support for information professionals already engaged with, or whom may wish to partner, with Soutron Global. [Full Announcement].

April 28, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global Launches Free Webinar Series. International library transformation company Soutron Global announced a series of free educational webinars for librarians and information professionals. Recognizing the current uncertainty and disrupted convention plans, the series is designed to offer information professionals access to practical and free advice on personal and professional development. The free webinar series will help fill the void left by not being able to meet with clients and partners in person at conventions this summer. Respected industry experts/guest speakers will lead each 30-minute session. [Full Announcement].

March 10, 2020

Soutron Global Soutron Global cancels attendance at upcoming conferences and user group meetings for safety. International library transformation company Soutron Global is taking proactive steps to address concerns over the COVID-19 outbreaks. The health and well-being of Soutron Global’s clients, employees and partners is the company’s top priority. Due to the COVID-19 situation, Soutron Global has made the difficult decision to cancel our attendance at upcoming conferences and User Group meetings until further notice. [Full Announcement].

October 14, 2018

Soutron Global Soutron Global unveils major upgrade at Toronto User Group meeting: Soutron Global is committed to working with clients. Soutron Global announced its 2018 Toronto User Group meeting to be held in Toronto, ON, Canada on October 25th. Soutron Global’s annual Toronto User Group meeting is a powerful venue for the company to meet with its clients and listen to their needs, review the direction of the company and demonstrate new product advancements. [Full Announcement].

June 5, 2018

Soutron Global Soutron Global offers flexible, innovative changes in new release. Soutron Global’s newest developments to its library, information and knowledge management solutions are powerful enhancements. Created with clients’ needs in mind, the improvements greatly improve efficiency and make workflows more intuitive. [Full Announcement].

May 8, 2018

Soutron Global Connect with Soutron Global at SLA 2018; Learn about Cost-Effective ILS, Archive and KM Solutions to Increase Your Value and Efficiency. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces its attendance at the 2018 SLA Annual Conference and Information Expo held in Baltimore, MD. The Special Libraries Association annual conference is one of the leading events for information professionals and industry leaders. [Full Announcement].

November 15, 2016

Soutron Global Soutron Global’s Tony Saadat to interview author Guy St. Clair about Knowledge Services — The Book. International library transformation company Soutron Global has announced a special webinar for Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Soutron Global President and CEO, Tony Saadat, will interview Guy St. Clair, President and Consulting Specialist at SMR International about knowledge services, the topic of St. Clair’s new book, Knowledge Services: A Strategic Framework for the 21st Century Organization. [Full Announcement].

July 7, 2015

Soutron Global Maskwacis Cultural College selects Soutron for collection development and librarian training program. Soutron Global announced that Maskwacis Cultural College has selected Soutron for their indigenous collection development and librarian training program. Maskwacis is an Indigenous People’s Cultural College based in Alberta, Canada. The college bases their philosophy, process and functioning on the values, wisdom, teachings and beliefs of the Plains Cree Culture. [Full Announcement].

May 26, 2015

Soutron Global SLA Past-President Guy St. Clair discusses Transforming Libraries: The First Knowledge-Sharing Tool Designed for Special Libraries. Soutron Global announces its sponsorship of a new SLA seminar discussing The First Knowledge-Sharing Tool Designed for Special Libraries. The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, June 16th, from 10:15–11:15 am at Boston Convention Centre, Room 206B, during the SLA 2015 Conference. SLA Past President Guy St. Clair (SMR International) will be the guest speaker. [Full Announcement].

April 21, 2015

Soutron Global Neftex (Halliburton-Landmark) selects Soutron Global to better meet library client’s needs. Soutron Global announces that industry leader Neftex (Halliburton-Landmark), one of the largest geoscience consultancies in the world that delivers sequence stratigraphic products and consultancy, has converted to Soutron. [Full Announcement].

March 16, 2015

Soutron Global Cook, Yancey, King and Galloway, APLC simplify library operations with Soutron, replacing EOS/SirsiDynix. Soutron Global announces that the law firm Cook, Yancey, King and Galloway, APLC has transformed their library operations by converting from EOS to Soutron. [Full Announcement].

November 13, 2014

Soutron Global Soutron selected by The Egypt Exploration Society. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces that The Egypt Exploration Society has selected Soutron as their long-term library management solution provider. [Full Announcement].

August 5, 2014

Soutron Global International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation selects Soutron flexibility and global ease of access cited as deciding factors. Soutron Global announces that The International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation has selected Soutron as its Library and Knowledge Management System of choice. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2014

Soutron Global Full-Service law firm Bishop and McKenzie LLP selects Soutron for Library Management. Soutron Global announced that Bishop and McKenzie LLP, a client-focused, full-service law firm has selected Soutron as their global library management solution. Bishop and McKenzie is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and houses a diverse collection spanning over 100 years worth of legal resources. [Full Announcement].

June 5, 2014

Soutron Global LAC Group Expands Innovative Library as a Service Platform with Soutron Global. Soutron Global announces that LAC Group, the Leader in Information Curation and Knowledge Management, has expanded its Library as a Service platform for law firms and corporations by forming a solutions alliance with Soutron Global. With the addition of the transformative Soutron library and knowledge management solutions, LAC’s LaaS now includes a spectrum of capabilities encompassing traditional on-site staffing and library management as well as cloud-based content delivery platforms and LAC’s distributed network of North American and UK-based researchers, librarians and information specialists. LaaS is designed to enable a more agile, just-in-time model to clients. [Full Announcement].

May 28, 2014

Soutron Global Soutron Global announces the immediate availability of the Soutron Skills Database. Soutron Global announces the availability of its new knowledge services solution, the Soutron Skills Database. The Soutron Skills Database makes it easy for organizations to capture and codify information about staff and people in your industry or organization, the first step in the KM cycle to enable the creation of high-performance teams. Soutron Global will be unveiling its new knowledge services solution on June 8th at this year's Special Libraries Association conference. [Full Announcement].

May 20, 2014

Soutron Global SLA Past-Presidents Deb Hunt and Guy St. Clair Discuss the New Knowledge Services – from Collections to Connections. International library transformation company Soutron Global announces its sponsorship of a new SLA seminar discussing The New Knowledge Services – From Collections to Connections. The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, June 10th, from 9:30–11:00 am at Vancouver Convention Centre West, Room 220, during the SLA 2014 Conference. SLA Past Presidents Deb Hunt (Information Edge/Mechanics’ Institute) and Guy St. Clair (SMR International) will be the guest speakers. [Full Announcement].

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