February 7, 2006 -- Amsterdam, NL. Medialab Solutions of The Netherlands has entered a new distributorship agreement for its AquaBrowser Library® search solution product with Spanish vendor, ScanBit S.L.
ScanBit is a Spanish library vendor specializing in documentation digitalization, the sales distribution of software specific to library automation, as well as data-management services.
An integrated library system distributed by ScanBit is AMICUS, used by large public and academic libraries globally. ScanBit will focus its efforts on AquaBrowser Library sales towards its existing AMICUS clients, as well as towards potential new library clients throughout Spain.
"Our objective as a company is to provide our customers in the Spanish speaking library community, with the best technological solutions to help them to provide better service to their users, in this sense AquaBrowser is the perfect choice to continue doing so," stated ScanBit CEO Iñigo Lapitz.
"It is exciting to see AquaBrowser Library immediately receiving interest in the Spanish library market. Having a partner such as ScanBit is essential especially for their familiarity with their own market," said Bastiaan Zwaan, CEO of Medialab Solutions. "AquaBrowser Library offers intuitive search, associations and translations in any language, and such a partnership guarantees the best possible access for all clients to the product and services."
ScanBit will be the exclusive distributor of AquaBrowser Library in Spain. AquaBrowser Library can support virtually any language and connect itself to a multitude of online resources and it complies with virtually any vendor's ILS products.
About Medialab Solutions BV
AquaBrowser Library by Medialab Solutions is the market-leading library search solution in The Netherlands. AquaBrowser Library has become the standard search used by The Netherlands Public Library Association, including Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and six provinces. In Europe, AquaBrowser Library is distributed across seven countries by partners throughout the library industry. In the US, AquaBrowser Library is used in over 50 libraries, including Queens PL and Chicago PL - all handled through strategic partner, The Library Corporation.