LEHI, UTAH (October 10, 2012) – SirsiDynix, the world's leading provider of library automation solutions, today announced the release of the SirsiDynix Enterprise/Portfolio 4.2.1 search and discovery solution. With the 4.2.1 release of Enterprise/Portfolio, patrons can sort search results by publication date, title, or author using a drop-down menu on the hit list. In addition, Enterprise/Portfolio 4.2.1 comes with a "text it to me" feature, where patrons can text the title, author, call number, and URL of an item in their search results.
"Enterprise/Portfolio 4.2.1 provides libraries with several features that patrons desire, as well as noticeable stability and performance improvements," said SirsiDynix Chief Executive Officer Bill Davison. "Libraries will be pleased about features like post-search sorting and the ability for library users to text the call number and an Internet link from a found title to their cell phone."
With SirsiDynix Enterprise/Portfolio 4.2.1, libraries gain:
- Post-search sorting
- "Text it to me"
- Ability to zoom in on Portfolio asset thumbnails in hit lists and detail displays
- CAS (Central Authentication Service) single sign-on
An Enterprise/Portfolio 4.2.1 beta partner and early adopter commented, "There are some new features that we're excited about: ‘text it to me,' library logo on the log-in page, call numbers on My Lists, holds on search results, post-search sorting, and longer results in RSS feeds."
A full list of enhancements and features is available for customers on the SirsiDynix Customer Support Center website or by contacting a SirsiDynix representative.
SirsiDynix connects people with knowledge at more than 20,000 libraries around the world. Through library management technology and search and discovery tools, libraries using SirsiDynix technology bring relevant resources and the power of knowledge to their users and communities. SirsiDynix technology is architected to be open, scalable and robust, offering a complete solution out-of-the-box, and unparalleled flexibility through APIs and web services. Complemented by the most experienced training, consulting and support staff in the industry, SirsiDynix helps libraries create tomorrow's libraries, today. www.sirsidynix.com