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401 Congress Avenue Suite 1540
Austin, Texas 78701
United States
Toll free: 877-800-5625
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Board of Directors

  • Clark Charbonnet -- Owner
  • Alexander Charbonnet -- Owner


  • Clark Charbonnet -- Owner
  • Alexander Charbonnet -- Owner

Company Ownership

Privately owned by Clark Charbonnet and Alexander Charbonnet

Library automation systems

Biblionix offers the following Integrated Library Systems:

  • Apollo (793 libraries, 863 facilities in
    Public libraries: 785
    Academic libraries: 0
    School libraries: 1
    8 libraries have migrated away from this system.

A total of 863 library facilities included in use an ILS provided by Biblionix.

Corporate Chronology

Oct 19, 2006   Biblionix announces Apollo Automation Service.
2003   Biblionix founded by Alexander Charbonnet.

Selected Articles from Library Technology Guides

The following are a sample of articles related to the major events in the corporate history of Biblionix, or you can view all articles related to the company from Library Technology Guides.

Biblionix News

Tuesday Mar 31, 2020

All 51 Press Releases from Biblionix

10 most recent items:

July 30, 2019. Biblionix announces Reserve Express enhancements for media and series. Biblionix announced that its ground-breaking Reserve Express capability has been significantly enhanced. The Apollo ILS/LSP Reserve Express feature has allowed patrons to subscribe to their favorite authors for receiving new titles. Whenever staff catalogs such new books, they simply click a button to add all subscribers to the reserve list, in random order. This lets patrons rest easy and not be concerned with the arrival timing of new books; as subscribers, they know they’ll receive them. And staff need not maintain manual lists of subscribers. <<more>>

February 11, 2019. Biblionix announces the Dashboard for its Apollo ILS/LSP. Biblionix announced that a new staff interface is available for its Apollo LSP at no charge. The Dashboard brings a sleek, contemporary look to staff’s primary access/home page. It provides unprecedented access to key information with up-to-the-minute status. Tabs are managed internally to the Dashboard allowing for features like auto-restore and precise labeling. <<more>>

July 10, 2018. Biblionix announces Kids’ Catalog version for its Apollo ILS/LSP. Biblionix announced the availability of a “Kids’ Catalog” option for the award-winning Apollo ILS/LSP. It allows children to browse and discover materials related to their age-level. Each library chooses what classes of materials are made accessible through the new catalog. And optional links to toggle between the general catalog and the Kids’ Catalog can be deployed. An example image of the new catalog is shown below and a live version is accessible here. <<more>>

June 4, 2018. Biblionix announces Inter-Library Reserves for VersaCard Ad Hoc Consortia. Biblionix announced that cross-library reserve capability is available for its unique, bottom-up consortium solution; VersaCard virtual consortia. VersaCard virtual consortia functionality is available with the Apollo ILS/LSP and breaks out of the box of normal consortial architecture. <<more>>

May 21, 2018. Biblionix announces elimination of auto-calling setup fees. Biblionix announced that setup fees have been eliminated for its “Auto-Calling”, automated call placement option for its Apollo Automation service. When selected by patrons, Auto-Calling places overdue and reserve calls without any dedicated action by library staff. <<more>>

October 18, 2017. Faceted searching is added to Apollo public catalogs. Biblionix, the award winning and leading provider of automation solely for public libraries, today announced the addition of faceted searching to its Apollo ILS/LSP. <<more>>

March 4, 2017. Biblionix adds twenty-eight new customers from August 2016 through February 2017. Biblionix, the major award winner for library automation systems, today announced that twenty-eight (28) new customers migrated to its Apollo system in from August of 2016 through February of 2017. Apollo is devoted solely to public libraries. <<more>>

January 11, 2017. Biblionix’s Apollo receives 2017 Product of the Year Award from LibraryWorks. Biblionix, a leading provider of automation solely for public libraries, today announced that its Apollo ILS/LSP has again received the Product of the Year award in LibraryWorks’ Modern Library Awards. LibraryWorks created the MLAs to recognize the top products in the library industry in a truly unbiased format. <<more>>

November 17, 2016. Unprecedented leveraging of ILS/LSP resources with libraries’ websites. Biblionix announced unprecedented integration opportunities for all customers’ websites. These opportunities for the Apollo Library Services Platform enhance security, add pizzazz, and increase user access to resources. <<more>>

August 8, 2016. Biblionix adds nineteen new customers during May, June, July of 2016. Biblionix announced that nineteen (19) new customers migrated to its Apollo system in the three-month period from May through July of 2016. Apollo is devoted solely to public libraries. <<more>>