Dublin, OH - February 2, 2022. Patron Point announced today that St. Joe County Public Library, in South Bend, Indiana, has selected its patron engagement platform to support their ongoing mission of connecting members of their diverse community to learning, resources, culture and each other.
The St. Joe County Public Library serves a population of more than 160,000 residents through its 10 locations, including a recently renovated Main Library and new Community Learning Center. Celebrating 125 years this year, the library provides resources and a variety of meeting spaces for community groups and businesses. Recently, the community benefited from the wide range of library programming and services. These included: virtual programming; the "Library Boomer Tour" at six area parks; initiating an "Ask a Librarian' service; providing more that 2,000 digital access cards and premiering the Bendable program, the result of a two-year collaborative effort in which local experts share their knowledge with interested community members.
The St. Joe County Public Library circulates more than 2 million items per year.
About Patron Point
Patron Point is a fully-featured marketing automation platform that helps hundreds of libraries around the world drive their digital marketing and attract, onboard, inform, engage and retain library customers through targeted marketing and automated engagement.
It is the first of its kind patron engagement platform built specifically for public libraries harnessing data from a wide range of library systems including the ILS, ebook platforms, event/PC/room booking systems, databases and website to build a unified view of the patron's engagement with the library.
With Patron Point, libraries more fully engage their patron audience across multiple channels including email, website forms and pop ups, web widgets and social media tracking and SMS. Libraries can benefit immediately from a foundation of Proven Programs or create their own workflows that are customized to their unique user communities and needs.
Libraries interested in learning more about Patron Point can visit the company's website and request a short online demo.