Glasgow, UK – September 30, 2021 – SOLUS is pleased to announce the launch of eb#1 in partnership with Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation, Melbourne, Australia.
Specified, designed and built-in partnership with Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation, SOLUS is delighted to bring eb#1 to the library community, further innovating Library and Community Events & Bookings. Delivering an incredible Events and Bookings experience, eb#1 is loved equally by library patrons and staff.
The platform is already in use in a number of high volume library services in Australia and will be available in the UK, Ireland, North America.
- Create & market memorable events in minutes
- A modern, engaging, all-in-one calendar and room bookings platform
- Intuitive for patrons and staff, facilitating patron interaction
- Drive uptake of your exciting library & community events
- Supercharge customer engagement; before, during and after each event
- Seamless integration with your Library App and Discovery
- Unique features not yet seen in the library market
- Find out more @ www.sol.us/eb1
Neil Wishart, CEO of SOLUS states, "We're really excited about this launch and the opportunity to bring something fresh in this space to libraries. eb#1 can be completely standalone and you don't need to be a current SOLUS or partner customer to deploy it. But as you'd expect, it integrates seamlessly with SOLUS built Library Apps and several other new services we'll be announcing by early 2022. We believe eb#1 will be affordable, from smaller libraries on up to large consortiums and accessible for all.
Premal Niranjan, Corporate Manager - Business & Technology, Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation states, "It's been a really exciting process for us to see the events and booking system, designed specifically for our library patrons from the ground up, be further developed in partnership with SOLUS for a global audience! We have benefitted from brilliant statistical reporting, feedback capturing and many other unique features, while more importantly offering an attractive and inviting showcase to our community. Now we're delighted to see other libraries using the solution because having the wider library community benefit was always our goal."
SOLUS is the world's #1 Library App provider for public libraries and growing in academics; with SOLUS built Library Apps now in use in over 7,000 locations on 5 continents and growing rapidly. The Library App supports 12 different ILS platforms using APIs and web services and is available in 24 languages. SOLUS is expanding its product suite to include Events & Room Bookings globally. Based in Glasgow, Scotland, SOLUS has offices in Australia and the US and provides white labelled solutions to a number of ILS partners, as well as selling direct.
About Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation
Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation, also known as "Your Library", has an innovative and proactive approach to the delivery of traditional and emerging library services to the communities of the three local council areas – Knox, Maroondah and Yarra Ranges in eastern Melbourne and uses the Civica Spydus ILS.