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MeLCat and ILS Compatibility

MeLCat Library? Thinking about migrating to a new ILS?

Different ILS' provide different levels of compatibility with MeLCat. The table below provides information on key MeLCat-related features for some of the most popular and/or newest systems.

Ability to:Provide item data in needed formatProvide circulation status of itemsExport patron dataInteroperate with MeLCat via NCIPAutomatically export data at set timeProvide data on deleted holdings

Atriuum

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auto-Graphics Verso Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Biblionix Apollo Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes, via script Yes
Evergreen Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes, via script Yes
ExLibris Voyager Yes Yes Yes No Yes, via script Yes
Follett Destiny Yes No Yes No No Yes
III Millennium/Sierra Yes Yes Not needed Not needed Not needed Not needed
OCLC Worldshare Management System Unknown In development No No No Unknown
Polaris Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes
SirsiDynix Horizon Yes Yes Yes In development Yes, via script Yes
SirsiDynix Symphony Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
TLC Library.Solution Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes



More detailed information on MeLCat technical requirements is also available.