Library Software for All

A Summary of Some of The Benefits of and Hedgehog :

At we offer library management systems that are:

  •  Based on industry standards- MARC 21, Z39.50 and XML.
  •  Comprehensive – with all the functionality you need in one system.
  •  Configurable - you can turn off modules you do not need and request additional ones.
  •  Connected- import high quality catalogue definitions from other libraries using Z39.50.
  •  Custom-built- branded and customised to your exact requirements.
  •  Easy to install- option to run on the cloud or on-premise.
  •  Easy to use- effortlessly manage loans, periodicals and stock.
  •  Ergonomic- the simple design allows library staff to operate efficiently.
  •  Powerful- with full content search indexes to help you quickly find documents.
  •  Integrated- with 3rd party ‘search’ engines and Virtual Learning Environments.
  •  Intuitive- quick to learn and simple to use.
  •  Multilingual- with the option for multiple web OPAC interfaces in English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian, Turkish and Arabic.
  •  Scalable- from libraries run by volunteers to those with hundreds of employees.
  •  Secure- all personal information is maintained in secure client areas.
  •  Visual- easily add display images such as book covers and artwork.

Additional features

  •  Comprehensive inter-library loan services.
  •  Automated backups facilitated by Microsoft’s 24-hour SQL Server system.
  •  Optional self-service software for self-service machines.
  •  Create reports directly into Microsoft Office and other popular softwares.
  •  Easy integration with barcode readers, electronic documents, electronic resources and websites.
  •  The ability to link images, sound files and video clips to records.
  •  A web-based supervisor module which gives library staff more control.
  •  The option to deliver notices via email and SMS.