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Plainfield Public Library Chooses 3M RFID Solutions

Press Release: [March 10, 2011]

Copyright (c) 2011 3M Library Systems

Abstract: Plainfield Public Library, the second largest in Union County, New Jersey, has chosen 3M RFID to manage its collection of nearly 200,000. After conducting a thorough evaluation that included full presentations and on-site demonstrations by five prospective vendors, the library felt 3M best met its RFID needs. Implementation will take place over the next two to three months as the library marks its materials with 3M RFID tags, installs three 3M SelfCheck System R-Series and a 3M Detection System Model 9100 and begins using the 3M Digital Library Assistant.


ST PAUL, Minn. – March 10, 2011 – Plainfield Public Library, the second largest in Union County, New Jersey, has chosen 3M RFID to manage its collection of nearly 200,000. After conducting a thorough evaluation that included full presentations and on-site demonstrations by five prospective vendors, the library felt 3M best met its RFID needs.

Implementation will take place over the next two to three months as the library marks its materials with 3M RFID tags, installs three 3M SelfCheck System R-Series and a 3M Detection System Model 9100 and begins using the 3M Digital Library Assistant.

The library serves the Plainfield residential and business community, as well as residents of many neighboring communities. Its director, Joseph Da Rold, was named 2010 ‘NJ Librarian of the Year' by the New Jersey Library Association.

About 3M Library Systems

3M Library Systems is the only company that develops, designs, and manufactures cutting-edge conversion, circulation, collection management, and security solutions. Finding the technology solution that is right for our customers, 3M's promise is to deliver a long term partnership that is built to exceed their expectations. For more information about 3M Library Systems, visit http://www.3m.com/library or follow @3MLibrary on Twitter.

About 3M

3M captures the spark of new ideas and transforms them into thousands of ingenious products. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better. 3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. With $27 billion in sales, 3M employs about 80,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 65 countries. For more information, visit www.3M.com or follow @3MNews on Twitter.

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Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:March 10, 2011
Publisher:3M Library Systems
Company: 3M Library Systems
Libraries: Plainfield Public Library
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:15524
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-03-10 18:54:30