altServicing the Community with Libraries

As a community library, your mission is to provide materials and services to residents of all ages for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs.  The library is dedicated to:

  • Meeting the educational needs of elementary and secondary students.
  • Developing programs to stimulate children’s interests and appreciation for reading and learning.
  • Finding innovative ways to securely and economically expand the reach of services to the library community.
  • Providing pathways for training/supporting your staff and volunteers.


BASCOM’s Solution is Developed Specifically for Libraries

altBASCOM’s Patronus™ delivers CIPA-compliant filtering developed by working closely with members of a local cooperative system. This library web filter includes many features that make it both easy for librarians and technology directors to use by:

  • Giving librarians an Instant Override to open access as needed for a specific period of time.
  • Providing the ability to easily customize access for children, teens, adults, and staff.
  • Offering an Acceptable Use Policy screen to instantly create a WiFi hotspot for patrons without any additional hardware purchases.
  • Securing staff computers by creating a separate patron network without any additional purchases.
  • Easily creating a “guest network” for patron WiFi access.
  • Delivering the Kids Zone Web Library to provide a safe environment for young patrons to explore and learn.
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