Xinsha Primary School is a full-time six-year public primary school with a century of cultural heritage. The school library collections involve 41,600 books, 70,000 e-books, and 133 types of newspapers and magazines.
In order to comprehensively improve the quality of the school library service and help to build a better reading environment on campus, Xinsha Primary School introduced the Invengo smart library solution to upgraded the library infrastructure and to realized self-service services in the library. Finally they build a solid foundation for the construction of intelligent campus through this upgrading.
The Invengo solution for the modern library of Xinsha Primary School includes software and hardware. The intelligent library has complete and integrated services of self-service borrowing and returning, searching, data statistics and registration. It becomes an open self-service reading room.
Each liabrary book has been inserted a RFID tags and the self-loan stations have been installed. Once verifying identity information, teachers and student can finish muiltiple books borrowing process in one time. Not only will the new equiptment save a lot of work for teacher, but also let students read conveniently. The reading activitis on campus will benefit from those efforts.
The OPAC query machine can update book information synchronously with the library system. Readers can easily search the status of books when they want to find books by themselves. This machine and system will save much waiting and searching time for readers and accelerate circulation of books on campus.
The spring-loaded sorter bin has a base that lowers when it becomes full and raises as items are taken out of the bin to reduce the amount of bending and lifting that needs to be performed by library staff.
The librarian workstation is capable of reading both barcode and RFID tag, which can improve the efficiency of book registration, loan and return.
The RFID security gate are installed at the entrance of the library to monitor and detect illegal and legal books in and out. The equipment have a high identification accuracy which can build a safer environment for collections management.