Press Release: Polaris Library Systems [October 6, 2011]

Polaris library systems announces strong third quarter

Copyright (c) 2011 Polaris Library Systems

SummaryPolaris Library Systems announces that an additional 45 libraries have signed contracts to use the Polaris Integrated Library System in the third quarter of 2011. This brings the total number of new library locations served by Polaris year-to-date to 251, and already puts Polaris ahead of 2010 in signed contracts.

SYRACUSE, N.Y., October 6, 2011 Polaris Library Systems, a pioneer in the development of library technology solutions for public, private and academic libraries, today announces that an additional 45 libraries have signed contracts to use the Polaris Integrated Library System (ILS) in the third quarter of 2011. This brings the total number of new library locations served by Polaris year-to-date to 251, and already puts Polaris ahead of 2010 in signed contracts.

New Polaris ILS customers and their previous ILS systems include:

"Many of these customers selected Polaris because they needed a system that would help them evolve their staff and patrons' capabilities," said Bill Schickling, President and CEO, Polaris Library Systems. "Our current customers can and do testify that the Polaris ILS does just that, plus it comes with the industry's best customer support. We're a partner, not just a vendor. Libraries appreciate that and so do their patrons, and our growth over the last year is a direct reflection of that philosophy."

About Polaris Library Systems

As pioneers in the world of library automation, Polaris Library Systems' mission is to empower libraries of all sizes through technology. Today, almost 2,000 libraries count on Polaris products and services to help better manage their resources, reduce costs, boost productivity and improve patron satisfaction. For more information about Polaris Library Systems, visit www.polarislibrary.com.

Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:October 6, 2011
Publisher:Polaris Library Systems
Company: Polaris Library Systems
Products: Polaris
Libraries: Champaign Public Library
Sparta Public Library
Lake County/Lowel
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library
Coquitlam Public Library
Seton Hill University
Washington County Library System
Nesmith Library
Allegany College of Maryland
Subject: System announcements -- selection
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Record Number:16115
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-10-06 15:48:53