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Carl.X

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Carl.X is an Integrated Library System offered by The Library Corporation.

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Carl.X has been installed in 120 libraries, spanning 501 facilities or branches)

Carl.X implementations by Type of Library

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Distribution of Carl.X sites by Country

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System migration patterns for Carl.X

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Sales Statistics for Carl.X

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Sales and Installation Statistics for Carl.X
Product NameCompanyNameProduct TypeYearContractsLibrariesInstalled
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20193316
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System201811114
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System2017693108
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20163214
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System201413
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20132213
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20121115
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20112214
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System20103312
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System2009022
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System2008022
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System200721
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System200631022
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System200521
CARL.X The Library CorporationIntegrated Library System200410

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Carl.X Satisfaction Ratings

[Data source: International Survey of Library Automation]

2019 Carl.X Responses by Sector
Carl.XallAcademicPublicSchoolConsortium
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SatisfactionLevelILS147.00 000367.67401
ILSFunctionality146.86 000367.33401
PrintFunctionality137.92 000268.17401
ElectronicFunctionality126.25 000266.67301
SatisfactionCustomerSupport137.31 000268.00401
CompanyLoyalty147.50 000367.83401


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News Anouncements for Carl.X

TLC welcomes the OWLSnet Consortium of Wisconsin
March 5, 2020 - The Library Corporation announced that OWLSnet, a public library consortium consisting of 29 libraries with 49 locations across two library systems in Northeast Wisconsin, has joined the CARL•X family.

With surging circulation figures, Berkeley Public Library migrates to TLC’s CARL.X
August 22, 2019 - The Library Corporation announced that Berkeley Public Library in California migrated to the CARL•X integrated library system, taking advantage of the fully hosted service model that TLC offers to customers.

The Library Network celebrates a successful year using TLC’s CARL.X
July 25, 2019 - The Library Network in Southeast Michigan successfully migrated to TLC’s CARL.X ILS after 15 years with SirsiDynix Symphony. TLN says that their May 2018 launch of CARL.X in 50 libraries had no major problems or issues, and they checked out over 22,000 items on the first day.

Updates to CARL.X, CARL.Connect Discovery and CARL.Connect Staff
February 14, 2019 - TLC announced the release of CARL.X version 9.6.3, CARL.Connect Discovery version 3.4.5, and CARL.Connect Staff version 1.5.3. These releases continue TLC’s trend of providing user-centered solutions to both library users and library staff. Each update removes barriers to service, and empowers libraries to connect with their unique communities.

Berkeley Public Library selects TLC’s CARL as their next ILS
January 24, 2019 - TLC announced that Berkeley Public Library in California chose CARL.X as their next integrated library system, taking advantage of the fully hosted service model that TLC offers its customers.

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