Public Libraries

Automation Systems for Public Libraries

TLC’s integrated library systems are designed and personalized to accommodate the needs of any public library, ranging from one location to multi-branch systems and consortia. Among the libraries that entrust their operations with TLC’s automation solutions are Los Angeles Public Library, Handley Regional Library, Lexington Public Library, and Sault Ste. Marie Public Library in Canada. Long after a system is installed, TLC continues to support its libraries with ongoing product development and unparalleled customer service.

Powerful, elegant, and intuitive, TLC’s CARL automation system is designed and developed in partnership with some of the largest libraries in the world. This UNIX® and SQL/Oracle®-based, open-system solution enables libraries to better serve their communities while freeing staff from routine functions.

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TLC’s newest ILS features mobile, web-based staff clients developed to empower connections through desk-free interactions with library users, communities and collections. Also includes TLC’s award winning discovery service – CARLConnect Discovery and the kid-centric catalog CARLConnect Discovery Kids.

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TLC’s most widely used integrated library system has features and functionality designed for libraries of any size, from single-site installations to multi-location consortia. Available for on-site implementation or as a hosted solution, LibrarySolution is the preferred automation system for more than 4,500 libraries worldwide.

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