SirsiDynix reaches eResource Central agreement with Wheelers
August 11th, 2014
LEHI, UTAH (August 11, 2014) – Wheelers and SirsiDynix are working together to bring thousands of eBooks directly to your library’s catalog. Wheelers is one of New Zealand’s largest online book suppliers to schools and public libraries and has supplied library services to users across the South Pacific for 40 years. The integration will allow users to search for and download Wheelers’ eBook titles through their library’s catalog with the click of a button, streamlining the eResource delivery process.
“We’re thrilled to integrate Wheelers with eResource Central,” said Bill Davison, SirsiDynix CEO. “We want library users to find all that they need in one place and this integration helps them do just that. eResource seekers will be able to easily download titles onto their personal devices through their library’s catalog, as well as find all their library resources in one location. We believe communities should be able to seamlessly access all of their digital and physical content and we’re excited for our customers in this region of the world to be able to do so.”
“The Wheelers ePlatform has a strong focus on making the reader’s experience better,” said Paul du Temple, Managing Director of Wheelers. “We believe eRC does improve the reader experience and we are therefore delighted to be partnering with SirsiDynix on this project.”
eResource Central (eRC) is the industry’s leading eResource management tool with seven content providers and more on the way. By providing libraries with cost-effective and seamless management, eRC bridges the gap between content providers and users. With the addition of Wheelers as an eRC partner, libraries across Asia and the Pacific will be able to take advantage of powerful eResource management and delivery without losing relationships with their eResource providers.
Libraries interested in eRC or eRC’s Wheelers integration can call their SirsiDynix sales representative or visit www.sirsidynix.com
Wheelers is New Zealand’s largest supplier of eBooks and print books to schools and public libraries. Established over 40 years ago, the company provides customized service for many of Australasia’s largest library chains. Wheelers’ digital platforms include a comprehensive website carrying millions of titles and the dedicated eBook lending system ePlatform. Wheelers has expanded its international presence through relationships with key global partners, ensuring the company is at the forefront of the latest technology and industry developments.
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 solution out-of-the-box, 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. ww.sirsidynix.com