COMPanion Corporation announced Monday, Oct 4, 2004, the release of Alexandria v188.8.131.52, which includes an exciting import and management option for Lexile measures. Alexandria v5 features follow COMPanion's power of simplicity approach to library automation solutions. The following is a brief summary of the many added benefits and performances enhancements designed to improve stability and ease of use in Alexandria v184.108.40.206:
- Support and built-in importing capabilities for Lexile measures--a valuable reading ability scoring system. Thousands of Lexile measures may be imported with ease from an Alexandria server. Alexandria's student Researcher displays Lexile information and helps students find titles based on Lexile scores. Lexile scores are also displayed in Alexandria's circulation window for the current patron and item.
- Circulation, Importing, and Reporting enhancements.
- SIF v1.1 enhancements.
- Improved stability.
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This new release will be a free upgrade to current Alexandria customers.
Alexandria best known for its power and ease of use is a fully-integrated, cross-platform library automation solution including: OPAC, Circulation, Cataloging, Web, Subscription Management, Orders, Budgets, Patron Management, Word Processing, E-Mail Notices, 400+ Detailed and Customizable Reports, Holds & Reservations over the Web, Built-In Server & Web Server and much more! Alexandria offers the best cross platform library automation solution for Windows and Macintosh and is the only native solution for Mac OS X.
About COMPanion Corp.
COMPanion Corporation, headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, is the developer of Alexandria Library Automation. COMPanion's suite of 100% cross-platform products include Alexandria; Textbook Tracker, a textbook management tool for schools; eLunchroom, a point-of-sale K-12 cafeteria management tool; and SmartMARC, an efficient MARC cataloging tool. For over 15 years, COMPanion has established itself as a leader in the K-12 education market.