Insignia Library System is based on open standards and can integrate with virtually any third party services you subscribe to.
Have users search databases side-by-side with library records using Federated Search.
Create and track purchases from any number of vendors using Insignia's built-in EDI capability.
Any user has need-to-know information at their finger-tips with Insignia's Instant Alert feature. Notifications Show in real time for New Reserves (Holds), Patron Submitted Book Reviews, Inter-Library Loan, Newly Registered Students, Patron Purchase Requests.
Link Insignia Library System to the Active Directory so both Patrons and Librarians only need one ID and Password to access any aspect of the program. The single sign on capability can be extended to include access to third-party databases your institution already subscribes to including EBSCO, Gale, Britannica and many more.
As a Public library, it is critical to know and understand how your library can improve services to Patrons. Insignia's over 300 built-in reports keep you up to date with everything from usage by title to the most popular catalog searches by Patrons.
Collection Management helps you identify aging sections of your library as well as library collections that require investment.
Administration empowers library administrator to control every aspect of your library, from staff login permissions, library holidays, loan limits, and global data management.
Through Discovery Layer you have control to create a social space for users to search the catalog and interact with the library. It is customizable to match school or district branding and just like all aspects of Insignia it is easy-to-use.
Connect your online catalog with your school's website or your Twitter and Facebook through built-in social media templates.
Enable a different search interface that best fit your patron's needs. Simple, Advanced, and Kiosk search are all available.