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Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. announces the Athena library automation system: Athena is a new library automatIon system providing very fast response times and a graphical user interface which Is easy to use without training.

Press Release: Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. [June 26, 1993]

Copyright (c) 1993 Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc.

Abstract: Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. announced Athena, a library automation system with a graphical user interface for Windows, Macintosh and MS-DOS networks. Athena provides circulating, searching, full MARC cataloging and related functions.


La Crosse, Wisconsin, June 26,1993-- Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. today announced Athena, a library automation system with a graphical user interface for Windows, Macintosh and MS-DOS networks. Athena provides circulating, searching (OPAC), full MARC cataloging and related functions.

Athena is intuitive in design for use by patrons with no computer experience or traditional library searching skills.

"We drew on our experience with the best-selling MOLLI system to understand the real needs of librarians and their patrons" said Bruce Butler, President of Nichols. "Athena's searching is inviting, easy to use and lightning fast. The creative screen design draws patrons -- even very young ones -- to step up to the computer and carry out searches with ease."

Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. develops and markets library automation systems for schools, public and corporate libraries and is best known for the MOLLI integrated library system presently in use in more than 1,300 sites worldwide. Nichols also provides AOUI for acquisition management, Serials for serials management, bar code readers, retrospective conversion services and related supplies.

Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc. maintains offices in La Crosse, Wisconsin and Edmonton, Alberta.

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Publication Year:1993
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 26, 1993
Publisher:Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc.
Place of Publication:Edmonton, Alberta
Company: Sagebrush Technologies
Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc.
Products: Athena
Subject: Product announcements
Record Number:8227
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00