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News from library automation vendors active in the Netherlands: 2006



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Abstract: The Netherlands has – after Germany, the UK and the USA – the largest spectrum of library IT suppliers. The variety in library systems used is more evident in the special and public libraries than in the academic libraries and an open library network has emerged, which links the local library systems transparently to the central facilities. In the special library category there is the largest variety of systems and many libraries were automated and more functions have been implemen¬ted in the last years. For the public library category we have seen mostly orders for upgrading or replacement and the battle for market share goes between INFOR (Geac) and HKA, with IsacSoft BIBLIOMONDO is further loosing its – before so strong – position.

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Publication Year:2006
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Language English
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Record Number:18386
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