SYRACUSE, N.Y., February 27, 2013 — Polaris Library Systems, a trusted provider of technology solutions that help public, private and academic librarians serve their communities, is continuing its growth trajectory into 2013, beginning the year with nine signed contracts and five letters of intent, all in just under two months.
"We're thrilled to be getting such a positive response from libraries across the country," said Bill Schickling, president and CEO, Polaris Library Systems. "Our customers tell us that they love Polaris's functionality, they love the patron interface, they love the eBook integration, but most of all, they love the level of service they receive. They tell their colleagues, and the word is spreading. The growing interest and adoption of Polaris means our focus on the best product, the best company, the best service and the best people is the right thing for all of us."
Contracts awarded to Polaris to date in 2013 include:
- Gwinnett County Public Library, Lawrenceville, Ga.
- Westport Public Library, Westport, Conn.
- Bartlesville Public Library, Bartlesville, Okla.
- Warren Library Association, Warren, Pa.
- Citizens Library (addendum), Washington, Pa.
- Jackson-Madison County Library, Jackson, Tenn.
- Colton Public Library, Colton, Calif.
- Siloam Springs Public Library, Siloam Springs, Ark.
- G.A. Pfeiffer Library, Pfeiffer University, Misenheimer, N.C.
Through these nine contracts, nearly 30 new libraries will join the Polaris family.
About Polaris Library Systems
Polaris Library Systems earns the highest customer satisfaction ratings by focusing on one goal: helping librarians better serve their communities. A true technology partner, Polaris uses a deep understanding of libraries and patrons to thoughtfully design products and services that meet today's most challenging needs. Over 2,000 public, private and academic libraries count on Polaris automation platforms to maximize time and resources, reduce costs, boost productivity and improve patron satisfaction every day. Polaris is dedicated to providing unique, reliable solutions that empower libraries to build better patron relationships and a productive, bright future. Visit www.polarislibrary.com for more information.