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Press Release: Follett [January 25, 2017]

Follett unveils new Resource Center

MCHENRY, Ill., Jan. 25, 2017 — Follett's newly unveiled Resource Center is a convenient, one-stop online home for customers to learn everything they need to know about using their Follett products, help promote their use, easily find answers to their questions, and discover the wide array of content available.

The new website – http://resources.follettlearning.com – provides how-to's, training tools and videos to guide users to derive the most out of the Follett products they have, such as the company's market-leading Follett Destiny Library Manager and the company's digital resources, such as Destiny Discover, Lightbox, WebPath Express and Follett eBooks.

"Our new Resource Center not only gives our customers one place to go for all of their questions and needs, but also helps to raise awareness about our latest products and updates, such as Destiny 14.5," said Nader Qaimari, President, Follett School Solutions. "Plus, our Resource Center features promotional materials and helps further engage teachers by alerting them to all that's available with our eBooks and digital content."

Qaimari added the Resource Center's "Discover Content" section will help educators stay abreast of trending titles and themed collections, exclusive insight with "behind-the-book interviews" from favorite authors, and Top 10 lists of what K-12 students are reading.

For more information about Follett, visit www.follettlearning.com.

About Follett's PreK-12 Business

Follett is the largest provider of educational materials and technology solutions to PreK-12 libraries, classrooms, learning centers and school districts in the United States, and a major supplier to educational institutions worldwide. Follett distributes books, reference materials, digital resources, eBooks and audiovisual materials, as well as pre-owned textbooks. Follett also is one of the leading providers of integrated educational technology for the management of physical and digital assets, the tracking, storing and analyzing of academic data, and digital learning environment tools for the classroom focusing on student achievement.

About Follett Corporation

For more than 140 years, Follett has been a trusted partner to preK-12 schools, colleges and campus bookstores, taking care of the critical details that make it easier for schools to run, teachers to teach, students to learn and fans to celebrate. A leading provider of education technology, services and physical and digital content, Follett currently works with 70,000 schools and operates more than 1,250 local campus stores and 1,600 virtual stores. With the 2016 acquisition of Baker & Taylor, LLC, Follett's reach also extends into the public library and global retail markets. Today Follett Corporation is the world's largest single source of books, entertainment products, digital content and multi-media for libraries, schools and retailers. Follett is a $3.6 billion privately held company headquartered in Westchester, Illinois.


Summary: Follett’s newly unveiled Resource Center is a convenient, one-stop online home for customers to learn everything they need to know about using their Follett products, help promote their use, easily find answers to their questions, and discover the wide array of content available.
Publication Year:2017
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:January 25, 2017
Publisher:Follett
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Company: Follett
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/22194

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