Dublin, OH -- July 20, 2022. Patron Point announced today that Herrick District Library, in Holland, Michigan, has chosen its patron engagement platform to support its mission to empower their community to connect, discover, and create.
Herrick District Library serves as the public library for the greater Holland, Michigan area of over 102,000 residents. The library has a collection containing over 247,000 print and electronic materials and circulates more than 1.3 million items per year from its two locations. In addition to its print materials, the Library offers a digital collection containing eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMovies and TV, eMusic, or eMagazines. Patrons can access library computers and printers, attend library events, storytimes, research their family tree, visit the LEGO Lab, or grow their skills in their adult digital lab "Groundworks".
The Library offers patrons an expansive events calendar that features book clubs, writing contests, guest speakers, children's programs, and so much more.
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.