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Academic Libraries in Massachusetts

These graphs indicate what automation systems are used by Academic 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.

ALEPH 500 7 (6%)
Alma 5 (5%)
Evergreen -- Equinox Software 21 (19%)
Horizon 1 (1%)
Infocentre 1 (1%)
Koha -- ByWater Solutions 3 (3%)
Koha -- Nucsoft 1 (1%)
Library.Solution 1 (1%)
LibraryWorld 2 (2%)
Millennium 12 (11%)
OPALS 1 (1%)
Polaris 1 (1%)
Sierra 11 (10%)
Unicorn 5 (5%)
Unknown 19 (17%)
Voyager 16 (14%)
WorldShare Management Services 4 (4%)
Total number of libraries: 111


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.

ALEPH 500 41 (25%)
Alma 6 (4%)
Evergreen -- Equinox Software 25 (15%)
Horizon 1 (1%)
Infocentre 1 (1%)
Koha -- ByWater Solutions 4 (2%)
Koha -- Nucsoft 1 (1%)
Library.Solution 1 (1%)
LibraryWorld 2 (1%)
Millennium 15 (9%)
OPALS 1 (1%)
Polaris 1 (1%)
Sierra 12 (7%)
Unicorn 9 (5%)
Unknown 22 (13%)
Voyager 16 (10%)
WorldShare Management Services 6 (4%)
Total number of library facilities: 164