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Pennsylvania College of Technology library installs Sirsi's Unicorn Collection Management System

Press Release: SIRSI Corporation [August 23, 1993]

Copyright (c) 1993 SIRSI Corporation

Abstract: SIRSI Corporation announced that the installation of its Unicorn Collection Management System at the Pennsylvania College of Technology is complete.


Huntsville, Alabama - SIRSI Corporation is pleased to announce that the installation of its Unicorn Collection Management System at the Pennsylvania College of Technology is complete.

In addition to the bibliographic and inventory control module, the library has licensed the academic reserves, authority control, circulation control, and enhanced public access modules. Unicorn is installed on an IBM RISC System/6000 platform. Kate Hickey, Director, commented, "The specific feature that appealed to us was the system's user-friendliness. The system is truly integrated and offered all the desired modules."

The Pennsylvania College of Technology Library is located in Williamsport, home of the Little League World Series. With a staff of thirteen, the library serves approximately 4300 full-time students, over 500 faculty and staff, and a small number of community borrowers. The Pennsylvania College of Technology is an affiliate of the Pennsylvania State University but maintains its own mission, goals, and board of directors.

Founded by information and computer professionals in 1979, SIRSI Corporation, based in Huntsville, Alabama, is one of the world's leading suppliers of information automation. SIRSI's multiuser UNIX-based systems offer modules to automate all aspects of information management. SIRSI systems are installed worldwide in academic, public, law, medical, government, and corporate environments.

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Publication Year:1993
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:August 23, 1993
Publisher:SIRSI Corporation
Place of Publication:Huntsville, AL
Company: SIRSI Corporation
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Products: Unicorn
Libraries: Pennsylvania College of Technology
Record Number:6431
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00