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Mandarin launches Version 2.71

Press Release: SIRS, Inc. [February 19, 1996]

Copyright (c) 1996 SIRS, Inc.

Boca, Raton, FL - SIRS Mandarin announces the Winter 1996 release of Mandarin Library Automation System, Version 2.71.

The latest release of this highly rated, PC-based, fully-integrated library automation system includes several software enhancements. The new features include: a "sorting" option in the Online Public Access Catalog, allowing users to create a sorted bibliography in one easy step; eight new Mitinet custom templates to aid librarians in creating their own MARC records; and updated subject cross references, guiding OPAC users to related search topics.

"We are committed to providing the most efficient library automation system on the market," said SIRS President Elliot Goldstein. "With each new update, we continue our quest to set the highest standard for library automation."

The Mandarin System is priced at just $3,500. Customers who maintain an annual Service & Update Agreement automatically receive the 2.71 update, along with 24-hour toll-free and online technical support. To receive a SIRS Mandarin Catalog and more information on Version 2.71, contact SIRS Customer Service at 1-800-232-SIRS or via Internet e-mail at

SIRS, Inc., a 23-year educational publisher, is a one-stop vendor for library technology offering full-text print and electronic databases, stand-alone and network hardware systems and micro-computer library automation systems to nearly 30,000 schools, public libraries and colleges around the world. Visit the SIRS Web site at

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Publication Year:1996
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:February 19, 1996
Publisher:SIRS, Inc.
Place of Publication:Boca Raton, FL
Company: SIRS, Inc.
SIRS Mandarin, Inc.
Mandarin Library Automation
Products: Mandarin M3
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Record Number:6781
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00