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									       This list includes a variety of library software products suitable for a congregational library compiled December 2005 based on information
       provided by the vendors through their website. Sorted by starting price)
       Complied by SC Brouwer for the Congregational Libraries Association of British Columbia
Vendor                Web site                           Starting     MARC?         Windows        Requirements                 Your notes
Product name                                             Price        Barcodes? or
                                                         (Single      Import        Macintosh
                                                         User) US     records       ?
                                                         unless
                                                         noted
On Point Inc          www.onpointinc.com/                “we have
TLC Total                                                ended
Library                                                  active
Computerization                                          marketing
                                                         for the
                                                         product”
Mandarin              www.mlasolutions.com/               0 -575      yes           Inquire        Inquire
Mandarin M3
Data Village                                          30 CDN       Inquire      Windows       64 MB of RAM
Home library XP    www.datavillage.com/HomeLi                                                 Pentium 300 or faster
(Primarily         braryXP.htm                                                                Computer
cataloguing use)                                                                              5 MB Hard Disk Space

SumWare                                               32 -373      yes          Windows       256 Megabytes, but strongly
Consulting         www.sumware.co.nz/athenae          CDN                       or            recommend 512 megabytes of
Athenaeum          um/index.php                                                 Macintosh     RAM.
Portable            www.portable-                     35           Some         Windows       Inquire
Software           software.com/download/bc/B                      import
Book Collection    ook%20Collection.htm                            capability
TurboSystemsCo                                        35           Some         Inquire       Inquire
Book Librarian     www.turbosystems.com/blw3                       import
Plus               1.htm                                           capability
Readerware 2.96    readerware.com/                    40           Inquire      Windows,      Inquire
(Primarily                                                         Barcodes     Macintosh,
cataloguing use)                                                   Some         Linux
                                                                   import
                                                                   capability




      Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement of the product.
Vendor              Web site                        Starting     MARC?        Windows     Requirements                   Your notes
Product name                                        Price        Barcodes?    or
                                                    (Single      Import       Macintosh
                                                    User) US     records      ?
                                                    unless
                                                    noted
RCL Software                                         75- 139     Barcodes     Windows      32 Megabytes of memory
Media Library       www.rclsoftware.com/mlmdes                   Some                     1 gig of hard disk space
Catalogue &         cription.htm                                 import
Media Library                                                    capability
Manager
Cadomel                                              88 - 173    No MARC      Windows     a hard drive with at least 5
BookMaster          www.cadomel.com/bkmaster.                    Yes                      Mb of free space
                    htm                                          barcodes
                                                                 Inquire
CheckOut            www.checkoutlms.com/             96 - 400    no           Windows     128M of RAM
Library                                                                                   60M available hard disk
Maintenance                                                                               space (enough for 15,000
system                                                                                    volumes and 5000 library
CheckOut LMS                                                                              cards)
and Checkout Lite
CROSS Church        www.cross-products.com/          150         no           Windows     15 Megabytes free on the
Related Online                                                                            hard drive
Software
Systems
Library 1.7
 PrimaSoft                                           195         Inquire      Windows     Inquire
Small library       www.primasoft.com/pro_soft
organizer pro       ware/library_software_1.htm
 Jaywill Software   www.resourcemate.com/            199 -300    yes          Windows     233 MHz Processor
Resourcemate                                                                              800*600 Display
                                                                                          32 MB Ram
                                                                                          50 mb hard disk space
                                                                                          additional 15 mb per 1,000
                                                                                          items




      Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement of the product.
Vendor             Web site                         Starting     MARC?       Windows     Requirements                    Your notes
Product name                                        Price        Barcodes?   or
                                                    (Single      Import      Macintosh
                                                    User) US     records     ?
                                                    unless
                                                    noted
ITE Technology                                       199 CDN     barcodes    Inquire     3.5 Mb of free space for the
Bookends           www.itetech.com/ITE_content.                                          system files, plus about 1 Mb
                   html                                                                  of additional space for each
                                                                                         1,000 books
Balboa Software    www.balboa-software.com/          199         MARC        Windows     16 MB memory.
Library Master &                                                             or DOS
BookWhere
(Primarily
cataloguing use)
Right On                                             300         Barcodes    Windows     Inquire
Programs           www.rightonlibrarysoftware.c                  No MARC
The Circulation    om/
Desk
Diakon Systems     www.libraryconcepts.com/          379 -728    yes         Windows     2.5 MB per 1,000 items and
Library Concepts                                                                         approximately 1 MB per 250
                                                                                         patrons
Libarysoft         www.librarysoft.com/              495         yes         Windows     Inquire
                                                                             Macintosh
Book Systems       www.booksys.com/                  795         Yes         Windows     55 MB hard disk space, plus 2
Concourse                                           “Pricing                 Macintosh   MB hard disk space for each
eZcat                                               based on                             1,000 bibliographic records
                                                    your
                                                    church’s
                                                    annual
                                                    operating
                                                    budget”
Library 4          www.l4u.com/                      949 CDN     Yes         Windows     250 MB of free Hard Disk
Universal                                                                    or          space
L4U 2004                                                                     Macintosh   (approx 8-12 MB/1000
                                                                                         records in database)




      Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement of the product.
Vendor             Web site                          Starting     MARC?       Windows     Requirements                   Your notes
Product name                                         Price        Barcodes?   or
                                                     (Single      Import      Macintosh
                                                     User) US     records     ?
                                                     unless
                                                     noted
Surpass             www.surpasssoftware.com/          1060        yes         Windows     500 MHz or faster processor
Surpass SL                                                                                200 MB free hard drive space
                                                                                          256 MB RAM (512
                                                                                          recommended)
Follet Software                                      1395 each    Yes         Windows     200 MHz Pentium processor
Company            www.fsc.follett.com/index.cfm     module                   or          32 MB memory
Circulation Plus                                                              Macintosh
&
Catalogue Plus
Eloquent            www.eloquent-systems.com/        Inquire      yes         Inquire     Inquire
Systems Inc
Eloquent
Librarian
Rediker                                              Inquire      Yes         Inquire     Inquire
Software           www.rediker.com/library.html
Concourse




       Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement of the product.
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