PROVO, Utah, December 11, 2015 –– Wisconsin Library Services (WiLS) and Backstage Library Works have combined forces to provide WiLS member libraries a special discount on Backstage services. These services may include the following:
- Metadata creation
- Text markup and transcription services
- Authority control
- Record de-duplication
- Custom programming
- Database conversion
- Database upgrade
- ILS database migration
- On-site digitization
- Physical reclassification
- RFID tagging
- Physical processing
- Microfilm duplication
- Microfilm storage
- Retrospective conversion.
Backstage's dedication to providing exceptional customer service while delivering customized, high-quality services is a good match for WiLS. The new agreement will help member libraries to continue to increase discoverability in their catalogs, and update catalog records to new RDA standards.
Jeff Calcagno, vice president of sales and customer support for Backstage states:
"Backstage is pleased to partner with WiLS to provide library services to their members. It is an honor for Backstage to have the opportunity to advance the purpose and mission of libraries in Wisconsin with our high-quality services. We will work hard to meet WiLS members' expectations."
WiLS member libraries may contact Backstage directly and mention their WiLS affiliation to receive the discount. Members can visit www.bslw.com/partners/wils, call 1.800.288.1265, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to connect with a Backstage representative.
Stef Morrill, director for Wisconsin Library Services relays:
"Our members brought Backstage to our attention as a potential partner for quality authority control and other services. We're very glad to have this new agreement with Backstage so our members can receive a discount while receiving great services."