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Book Systems

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4901 University Square Suite 3
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
United States
Toll free: 800-219-6571
Fax: 800-230-4183
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Company Ownership

Library automation systems

Book Systems offers the following Integrated Library Systems:

  • Atriuum (826 libraries, 1917 facilities in
    Public libraries: 575
    Academic libraries: 30
    School libraries: 164
    32 libraries have migrated away from this system.
  • Concourse (67 libraries, 85 facilities in
    Public libraries: 46
    Academic libraries: 0
    School libraries: 7
    248 libraries have migrated away from this system.

A total of 2002 library facilities included in use an ILS provided by Book Systems.

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Book Systems News

Thursday Feb 27, 2020

All 47 Press Releases from Book Systems

10 most recent items:

November 5, 2014. Book Systems, Inc. releases Atriuum 9.6. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum v9.6.††This release is packed with many new features including customizable keyboard shortcuts, ability to create worker messages, My Reports menu, a debt management module, and more.†† <<more>>

June 19, 2013. Book Systems Integrates OverDrive APIs into Atriuum. Book Systems announcs the integration of OverDrive APIs into Atriuum version 9.0. This integrated search portal for OverDrive allows patrons to easily search and find all of the digital content your library or consortium has purchased from OverDrive. <<more>>

June 15, 2013. Book Systems, Inc. Releases Atriuum 9.0. Book Systems announced the release of Atriuum v 9.0. This release contains enhanced features including improved eBook integration with OverDrive,social media connectivity with Facebook, and full support for the new RDA (Resource Description and Access)standard. <<more>>

April 15, 2013. Books Systems, Inc. announces new website. Books Systems announced the release of our all new Website. It has been vastly improved to better serve our customers, reflect who we are as a company, and increase awareness regarding the products and services we offer. <<more>>

June 7, 2012. Book Systems puts the library in patrons' pockets. Book Systems Inc. released its new Atriuum "on the go" app currently available on the Android Play Store. The mobile app for Atriuum gives you instant access to the library catalog from your favorite mobile device. Search for books, eBooks, DVDs, CDs and more. Use your mobile device to reserve a popular title, renew items, read reviews and even see a list of "What's Hot" at your local library. You can access My Items at any time to manage your account and book bags. Want to know if a new release is available at your library? While you are at your favorite book store, use the Scan ISBN feature to capture the ISBN located on the physical item. <<more>>

June 5, 2012. Dublin City Schools in Georgia implement Booktracks. Five schools in Dublin City Schools moved from pen and paper to tracking their textbooks In Booktracks. <<more>>

June 4, 2012. Huntsville City Schools Establishes Accountability and Saves Money with Booktracks. In 2011, the 48 sites in Huntsville City Schools migrated their libraries to Atriuum and implemented Booktracks, a textbook and asset management software. <<more>>

June 4, 2012. Charlotte County School District in Virginia implements Booktracks for Assets. Charlotte County School District in Virginia implements Booktracks for Assets <<more>>

May 28, 2012. Grand Forks 18 Schools In North Dakota implement Booktracks. Grand Forks 18 Schools In North Dakota implement Booktracks <<more>>

May 4, 2012. Jackson-Madison, 28 schools in Jackson, Tennessee Implements Booktracks. Jackson- Madisonís mission is to prepare tomorrow's leaders by providing a safe, caring learning environment, working in cooperation with families and the community and providing appropriate curriculum and effective instruction. The purchase of Booktracks will help students and teachers to have better access to the teaching materials and equipment. The textbooks will be tracked and accountability will be required. Form letters can be sent to the parents containing a list of all equipment and textbooks students have checked out. <<more>>