Dublin, OH -- October 28, 2022. Patron Point announced today that Maricopa County Library District, headquartered in Waddell and Sun Lakes, AZ, has adopted our patron engagement platform to support its mission to provide access and services so that residents may experience an improved quality of life.
Maricopa County Library District aspires to be a vibrant community front porch, meeting the changing needs of its diverse and connected residents. MCLD serves Maricopa County, which has a population of over 4 million residents. The Library District has 18 branches, and its collection contains over 15 million electronic and hardcopy items. The library circulates nearly 8 million digital and physical materials per year.
In addition to providing access to technology, digital services, and information, the library district offers a variety of events and services to the Maricopa County community. Through its 18 library branches, MCLD offers Chromebook and Hotspot checkouts, Citizen Science Kits, Culture Passes, and has a robust online programming presence.
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.