Emeryville, CA and Wynnewood, PA--Library Video Company announces that electronic ordering is now available to customers to help simplify the ordering process. This new service is currently available for all libraries using Innovative Interfaces' library automation systems. This alliance between Library Video Company and Innovative will provide a comprehensive tool for librarians to order products faster and easier than ever before.
"Through our electronic ordering system, customers can streamline their ordering process by creating their own customized catalog of brief MARC records using our powerful web-based search tools, and quickly and easily submit the order electronically," said Robert Bright, Vice President of Operations. "This service, providing the ability to receive online or emailed confirmations and to check order status online, is a real time saver for the media librarian."
"I am pleased that Library Video Company has chosen to implement their EDI capabilities with us. As a partner of Library Video Company, Innovative provides yet another choice to its customers by offering multiple vendor options," said Ted Fons, Product Manager at Innovative.
The data format that Library Video Company accepts for EDI is BISAC fixed format (ANSI Z39.49), and it is anticipated that the EDIFACT, as well as additional formats, will be supported in the near future. To sign up for EDI, register on Library Video Company's web site, LibraryVideo.com.
Library Video Company is the leader in educational media distribution to schools and libraries nationwide. The company services 150,000 schools and public libraries in the U.S. and Canada, and stocks more than 14,000 VHS, DVD, CD-ROM and audiobook titles covering a diverse range of topics for all ages and grade levels. Library Video Company features several special services including the ability to order with same-day shipping and the availability of Full Processing, MARC records, Catalog Card Kits and Single Main Entry Cards for automatic cataloging. The company continues to be the forerunner in educational media distribution through its commitment to providing schools and libraries with new titles and new technologies.
Innovative Interfaces (www.iii.com) is the leader in providing Web-based automated library systems. Innovative's library automation systems are installed in thousands of libraries in 36 countries around the world. The company is headquartered in Emeryville, California, with offices in
Australia, Canada, France, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, and the United Kingdom.