Marshall BreedingDirector for Innovative Technology and ResearchVanderbilt University LibraryFounder and Publisher, Library Technology Guideshttp://www.librarytechnology.org/http://twitter.com/mbreeding
ALA TechSource Webinar
January 30, 2012
TheILS continues to Dominate
Many haveongoing needs for solid automationsolutions for their physical collections
But for an increasing number of libraries, digitaland electronic resources dominate: access toscholarly articles via subscriptions, digitalcollections, e-books. Investments in print materials inrapid decline.
Virtuafrom VTLS now live in Hong Kong PublicLibrary
Busiestpublic library in the world: 67 million annualcirculation transactions
Polaris4.1 released, including Polaris DiscoverySuite with single search box that includes licensedresources
New version of AGent VERSO for Auto-Graphics.Company gaining traction among larger groups of(mostly small) libraries.