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SIMA Camelot Online
Fully integrated and totally Web-based! Library catalog and utilities with available serials (includes acquisitions & accounting), circulation with bar coding, ILL management. More.

 

SIMA ILL Online is a complete, integrated, Web-based Windows program for interlibrary loans. The software makes it quick and easy to obtain needed materials for your patrons in the fast-paced, 'need-it-now' environment of today's law firms and professional organizations. Check SIMA ILL out online by visiting our demos page! Please see how to acquire or call 703-569-0993 for a detailed cost proposal tailored to your specific requirements.

Key benefits...

bullet Fully Web based
bullet Prepares ILL records of borrowing and lending in seconds
bullet Easy to create online ILL forms and send them via the Internet to libraries anywhere
bullet ILL forms can be sent via the Internet, faxed from the library PC, or printed for messenger pickup
bullet Searchable database contains all ILL transactions

The program's ILL database contains all library interlibrary-loan records, updated as transactions are completed. Click the Get button to quickly search your entire ILL database. Easily create standard and customized reports for budgeting and collection development. Click a button to print reminder slips, reminding patrons that items are due the next day.

Our database conversion services can convert your current ILL database (in ASCII/DOS-text) into the SIMA ILL structure on a per-title charge, based on the size, content and format of your database.

Specifications and detailed features...

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Automation
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Creating ILL forms

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Printing ILL forms

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Faxing ILL forms (from a fax/modem-equipped library computer)

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Maintaining the database of ILL records

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Creating and printing reports to manage ILLs and for budgeting and collection development

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Easy to Use
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Intuitive: Little or no training required!

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Familiar Windows point-and-click graphical user interface

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Clickable buttons to instantly execute the most commonly used functions

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Pulldown lists for quick entry of commonly used fields

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ILL Database
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Unlimited number of ILL titles

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Information entered is automatically saved (no need to periodically save to hard disk)

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Easily insert notes to library staff about any ILL title

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Easy, Fast Searches
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Get button for fast title searches

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Advanced searches can search individual fields

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Powerful Reports Capability
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Reminder slips for items due the next day

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Available reports include Overdue ILLs and customizable reports

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Truly User Friendly
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Clickable tabs for instant access to Titles, Library Codes, Name Codes, Department Codes, Staff Codes, Type Codes, Reports and Setup

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Full-screen Title display includes borrower’s name and code; title and author; request date; due date; lender’s name and code; and full information about cost and courier service

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Settings tab permits customization (changing certain default settings to meet your library's needs)

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Customer Support
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Unlimited telephone support during first 90 days after purchase

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Annual software service/maintenance agreements and per-incident technical support available

Hardware requirements...

bullet 200MHz processor
bullet 64MB RAM
bullet SVGA video card (capable of displaying 800x600 resolution)
bullet 1GB on hard disk for program files, and 1MB for each 1,000 records in database
bullet Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95 Operating System
bullet Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 or above installed

Network requirements (if program is run on a network server)...

bullet 10/100 NIC with throughput to network drive of 64KB/sec
bullet Windows 2000/NT or Novell
 



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Can We Help?

Visit our FAQs page, call (general 703-569-0993, technical 703-569-1270) or email us (general, technical).

 

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