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Renfrewshire Council Libraries selects Vubis Smart

Press Release: Infor Library and Information Solutions [July 11, 2008]

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Abstract: Infor announced that Renfrewshire Council Libraries located in Paisley, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. The Renfrewshire Libraries will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor's statistical analysis portal, V-insight.


Bristol, UK, July 7, 2008.Infor announced today that Renfrewshire Council Libraries located in Paisley, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. The Renfrewshire Libraries will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor's statistical analysis portal, V-insight.

"Renfrewshire Council Libraries will be upgrading to Vubis Smart from its current Geac PLUS system," says Steve Barker, General Manager of Infor UK Libraries Division. "Besides Vubis Smart, the Libraries will also implement V-insight - our Web-based statistical portal that provides libraries with comprehensive performance data and metrics. With both Vubis Smart and V-insight the Renfrewshire Council Libraries will provide the highest quality services to its users while gaining a thorough understanding of usage trends and activities throughout the Libraries."

The Renfrewshire Council Libraries include 11 community libraries, 2 mobile libraries, the Paisley Central Lending Library, the Paisley Central Reference Library, a Local Studies Library and a Toy Library service. Through the e-reference Library, users enjoy remote access to a variety of reference sources and subscription databases on the web.

John Laurenson, Renfrewshire Libraries Manager, said: "We welcome the opportunity to offer our customers access to enhanced library services - an improved online catalogue and a range of interactive features including online library membership."

About Vubis Smart

Vubis Smart is an Integrated Library System that enables libraries, archives and museums to organize and present data from any source and in any format. The system incorporates convenient workflows and easy-to-use administrative tools. Staff can define multiple formats, databases, indexes, search methods and more. Distinctive rules and parameters may be defined to meet the requirements of individual branches and locations. Through the Web OPAC, users can simultaneously search multiple databases and link to subscription resources. Users can also customize the Web OPAC interface for appearance, language and search results. Unique Web OPAC features include "Fuzzy Logic", "Associative Searching", Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI) and customized news feeds (RSS). For more information, visit us at http://vubis-smart.com

About Infor Library and Information Solutions

Infor Library and Information Solutions offers libraries and information centers a suite of automation products, including an information portal and federated search application (V-spaces), an Open URL Resolver (V-link), an Integrated Library System (Vubis Smart), and an Electronic Resources Management System (V-sources). Our organization has been at the forefront of library technology for three decades and has a rich history of providing innovative solutions to information centers and libraries worldwide. For more information about our products, visit http://vubis-smart.com

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Publication Year:2008
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:July 11, 2008
Publisher:Infor Library and Information Solutions
Company: Infor
Products: Vubis Smart
Libraries: Renfrewshire Council Libraries
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:13399
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2008-07-11 07:01:15