eResource Central Expanding as Wheelers ePlatform Connector Goes Live

July 20th, 2016

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July 20, 2016, LEHI, UT—SirsiDynix is excited to announce a major expansion of eResource Central (eRC) with the availability of the new Wheelers ePlatform connector. Wheelers is a specialist school and public library supplier. The addition of the Wheelers ePlatform connector to eRC will substantially expand resources available to the Asia-Pacific region.

ePlatform offers 350,000+ titles from 3,500 publishers worldwide. Recently the ePlatform team completed a significant stride in simplifying the distribution of these digital resources by completing the development of an API that integrates ePlatform’s collections into the SirsiDynix eRC platform. eRC is a resource management platform that allows libraries to seamlessly integrate records for physical and digital resources in one place for easy discovery. The intuitive eRC delivery allows users streamlined access to the newly integrated ePlatform content.

“We’re delighted to deliver this integration to enhance the ePlatform user experience even further,” said Wheelers Managing Director Paul du Temple.

“We’re very excited to partner with ePlatform to bring our libraries optimal access to extensive resources,” said SirsiDynix CEO Bill Davison. “Our ongoing mission with eRC is to incorporate the industry’s premium content with the Best Library User Experience. The new ePlatform connector accomplishes both—delivering excellent resources through the simplicity of eRC.”

APAC region eRC customers interested in activating the ePlatform connector should contact their SirsiDynix account manager.

About Wheelers and ePlatform

Wheelers is Australasia’s largest book supplier to schools and public libraries. Established over 40 years ago, the company provides a customised service encompassing everything from book selection to cataloguing, covering and processing. Wheelers’ digital platforms have grown to encompass a comprehensive website carrying millions of titles and the dedicated eBook lending system ePlatform.

ePlatform is an eBook lending system that’s empowering schools and libraries across the world. It is one of the most cost effective solutions, is simple to use and provides access to 350,000+ titles including local and international best sellers. A one touch Reading App makes it simple to read eBooks anytime, anywhere – even offline.

About SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix connects people with knowledge at more than 23,000 libraries around the world. Through library management technology and search and discovery tools, libraries using SirsiDynix technology bring relevant resources and the power of knowledge to their users and communities. SirsiDynix technology is architected to be open, scalable, and robust, offering a complete out-of-the-box solution and unparalleled flexibility through APIs and web services. Complemented by the most experienced training, consulting, and support staff in the industry, SirsiDynix helps libraries create tomorrow’s libraries, today.