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Automation marketplace 2011: The New Frontier: The battle intensifies to win hearts, minds, and tech dollars

Library Journal [April 1, 2011]

Breeding, Marshall.

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Abstract: This year witnessed a new phase of competition following a period of research and development that aimed to provide alternatives to libraries, both in back-end automation and end user discovery. A variety of new solutions have emerged, often representing quite different conceptual models. In a continued trend, librarians seek solutions that immediately improve the experiences of their users, especially via discovery products; meanwhile, the number of complete integrated library system (ILS) replacements declined again this year.


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Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Article
LanguageEnglish
Published in: Library Journal
Publication Info:Volume 136 Number 6
Issue:April 1, 2011
Publisher:Reed Business Information,
Series: Automation Marketplace
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Subject: Library automation vendors -- profiles
Online access:http://www.libraryjournal.com/lj/home/889533-264/automation_marketplace_2011_the_new.html.csp
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Date Created:2011-03-25 14:30:45