St. Louis, MO -- April 13, 1998 Data Research Associates, Inc. (DRA) (Nasdaq: DRAI) today announced that it has signed a $400,000 contract with the Tacoma Public Library, located in the state of Washington, for installation of DRA's next-generation Taos system. The installation will include hardware, software and services and will support up to 200 simultaneous users. The Tacoma Public Library is the first public library to have signed a contract for Taos.
DRA, headquartered in St. Louis, is a leading systems integrator for libraries and other information providers, offering its own proprietary information services software; third-party software and hardware; Internet, World Wide Web and other networking services, and other related support services. Its World Wide Web page is located at http://www.dra.com.