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Iberia Parish Library Selects Polaris ILS

Press Release: Polaris Library Systems [September 8, 2009]

Copyright (c) 2009 Polaris Library Systems

Abstract: Polaris Library Systems announced that Iberia Parish Library in Louisiana has selected the Polaris Integrated Library System.

Syracuse, NY, September 8, 2009 - Polaris Library Systems, a leading provider of library automation technology, announced today that Iberia Parish Library in Louisiana has selected the Polaris Integrated Library System (ILS).

"A major factor in our decision to migrate to the Polaris ILS was the company’s reputation for customer service and support," said library director Kathy Miles. "We are confident that Polaris will provide us with outstanding solutions for our staff and patrons."

The Polaris ILS will replace the library's Dynix Classic system. Iberia Parish implemented its current system in 1984. The library, an early adapter of technology, was one of the first Dynix (now SirsiDynix) customers.

"Polaris has a long history serving public libraries in the state of Louisiana," said Polaris President and CEO Bill Schickling. "We’re excited that Iberia Parish is joining the Polaris family."

About Iberia Parish Library

Since its establishment in 1947, the Iberia Parish Library has expanded to eight branches throughout the parish, with a total collection of over 210,000 volumes. For more information about Iberia Parish Library, visit visit

About Polaris Library Systems

For thirty years, Polaris Library Systems has served libraries with time-saving technology, from its first circulation system in the mid-1970s through its third-generation Polaris Integrated Library System. In addition to its library automation systems, Polaris Library Systems offers work-flow analysis, database enhancement, wireless access, and network services to libraries. For more information about Polaris Library Systems visit,

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Publication Year:2009
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:September 8, 2009
Publisher:Polaris Library Systems
Company: Polaris Library Systems
Products: Polaris
Libraries: Iberia Parish Library
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:14212
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2009-09-08 11:23:40