Alexandria (library software)

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Alexandria is cross-platform library automation software used by thousands of libraries around the world, both public libraries and school libraries. These include the Houston Independent School District, Philadelphia Public Schools, and the Berkeley Unified School District.[1]


COMPanion Corporation was founded in 1987 by company president Bill Schjelderup.[2]

Version history[edit]

  • v6 released 2009

Selected features[edit]

  • Library management
  • MARC cataloging
  • Lexile integration
  • Supports reading programs such as Accelerated Reader
  • Due date and policy flexibility
  • Thousands of flexible reports
  • Integration with book vendors such as Bound To Stay Bound
  • Web-based patron interface
  • Access to third-party databases such as netTrekker[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "". Retrieved February 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ "". Retrieved February 28, 2012. 
  3. ^ "". Retrieved February 28, 2012. 

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