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Township of Russell Public Library Successfully Implements V-smart

Press Release: Infor Library and Information Solutions [April 27, 2011]

Copyright (c) 2011 Infor Library and Information Solutions

Abstract: Infor announced that the Township of Russell Public Library in Ontario, Canada has successfully implemented V-smart, Infor's web-based integrated library system. With the implementation of V-smart, the Township of Russell Public Library now provides its users enhanced access to the library's French and English collections of books, audiobooks, movies, and magazines.


Framingham, MA, April 27, 2011. Infor announced today that the Township of Russell Public Library in Ontario, Canada has successfully implemented V-smart, Infor's web-based integrated library system. With the implementation of V-smart, the Township of Russell Public Library now provides its users enhanced access to the library's French and English collections of books, audiobooks, movies, and magazines.

Claire Dionne, CEO/ Directrice générale, Township of Russell Public Library, says: "Our first live V-smart day went great and we are very excited with our new system which makes it possible for us to offer an enhanced service to our clientele. Our patrons are very excited about being able to reserve items and renew loans online now, which they could not do in the past. In addition, they can post their evaluations and comments on favorite items. The V-smart Web OPAC also provides our patrons with many other features that allow them to discover our collections and enjoy them to the fullest extent. We are also very pleased with the implementation process, which went quite well."

The Township of Russell Public Library offers a rich variety of products and services including book clubs, home delivery, and programs for kids, teens and seniors. The V-smart system helps the library meet some of its core values by providing ease of accessibility for all patron demographics, bilingual application access for staff and patrons, and the ability to extend its community connectedness. Learn more about the library at: http://www.russellbiblio.com/.

About Infor

Infor is a leading provider of business software and services, helping 70,000 customers in 125 countries improve operations and drive growth.

Infor Library and Information Solutions offers libraries and information centers a suite of products that redefine the user experience. With our products, our customers provide their users access to quality information, manage customer relationships, gain insight into trends, and create an engaging online environment. For more information about Infor and our library products, visit http://vubis-smart.com or www.infor.com.

Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:April 27, 2011
Publisher:Infor Library and Information Solutions
Company: Infor Library and Information Solutions
Products: V-smart
Libraries: Township of Russell Public Library
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Permalink: http://librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=15644
Record Number:15644
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-04-28 09:03:33