Press Release: Infor Library and Information Solutions [May 15, 2013]

Kirkland Municipal Library improves patron services with Infor

Copyright (c) 2013 Infor Library and Information Solutions

SummaryInfor announced the Kirkland Municipal Library has selected Infor V-smart, Infor V-insight and the Iguana web portal and discovery platform. Serving the Canadian community of Kirkland on the west island of Montreal, Quebec, the library chose the applications to provide its members with remote catalog access through an integrated, web-based system, as well as to enhance interactions and services through improved ease-of-use.

NEW YORK - May 14, 2013. Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced the Kirkland Municipal Library has selected Infor V-smart, Infor V-insight and the Iguana web portal and discovery platform. Serving the Canadian community of Kirkland on the west island of Montreal, Quebec, the library chose the applications to provide its members with remote catalog access through an integrated, web-based system, as well as to enhance interactions and services through improved ease-of-use.

News Points

Kirkland Municipal Library Quote

"Patron engagement is becoming increasingly important as the ways in which libraries need to interact with the community and understand its needs continues to evolve," said Sonia Djevalikian, library division chief, Kirkland Municipal Library. "This was a large motivator behind our decision to implement Iguana in particular because we know that it will help us to improve overall service to our members by customizing their experience."

Infor Quote

"Libraries have a need to market their services and create an individualized feel just like other businesses," said Kevin Curry, SVP, Public Sector, Infor. "Infor is committed to helping libraries like Kirkland enhance interactions with patrons to develop a deeper understanding of what it can provide and make better-informed decisions on where to build collections and program offerings."

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About Kirkland Municipal Library

Founded in 1971, the Kirkland Municipal Library serves approximately 9,000 registered members in the community of Kirkland on the west island of Montreal, Quebec. The library offers classes in languages, music and the arts, with extensive print and online collections in English, French and Italian. For more information, visit www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca.

About Infor

Infor is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 70,000 customers in 194 countries improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.

Publication Year:2013
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:May 15, 2013
Publisher:Infor Library and Information Solutions
Company: Infor Library and Information Solutions
Products: V-smart
Libraries: Kirkland Municipal Library
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=17926
Record Number:17926
Last Update:2013-05-14 09:32:29
Date Created:2013-05-14 09:29:53