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Public Libraries in Australia

These graphs indicate what automation systems are used by Public libraries in based on information recorded in the lib-web-cats database. Keep in mind that lib-web-cats may not include all the libraries that use any given product.

Automation Systems Installed

Counting by Library organizations. You can click on the product names to view lists of libraries that use them.

Alice 1 (0%)
Amlib 118 (24%)
Athena 3 (1%)
Athenaeum 10 (2%)
Aurora 76 (15%)
Bookmark Library Management System 1 (0%)
Destiny 1 (0%)
Dynix 1 (0%)
Horizon 13 (3%)
Koha -- CALYX 1 (0%)
LMSi 9 (2%)
Libero 41 (8%)
Liberty3 1 (0%)
Locally developed 2 (0%)
Millennium 2 (0%)
None 5 (1%)
Sierra 1 (0%)
Spydus 58 (12%)
Unicorn 112 (22%)
Unknown 28 (6%)
Virtua 11 (2%)
Vubis Smart 1 (0%)
WorldShare Management Services 4 (1%)
Total number of libraries: 500


Automation Systems Installed

Counting all branches. This version of the graph counts the main facilities and all the associated branches represented in lib-web-cats.

Alice 3 (0%)
Amlib 275 (17%)
Athena 4 (0%)
Athenaeum 15 (1%)
Aurora 174 (11%)
Bookmark Library Management System 1 (0%)
Destiny 1 (0%)
Dynix 7 (0%)
Horizon 80 (5%)
Infocentre 1 (0%)
Koha -- CALYX 3 (0%)
LMSi 9 (1%)
Libero 173 (11%)
Liberty3 8 (1%)
LibraryThing for Libraries 1 (0%)
Locally developed 6 (0%)
Millennium 9 (1%)
None 9 (1%)
Sierra 9 (1%)
Spydus 294 (18%)
Unicorn 444 (28%)
Unknown 28 (2%)
Virtua 15 (1%)
Voyager 1 (0%)
Vubis Smart 7 (0%)
WorldShare Management Services 13 (1%)
Total number of library facilities: 1590