Category Archives: SLIMS Features

Why SLiMS?

There are a number of ILS available around the world. Some of them are popular also. Then why SLiMS? Lets see why we recommend SLiMS…

  • Cross platform – web based.
  • Runs on Linux, windows, Mac and others.
  • Apache server and mysql database.
  • PHP scripting language.
  • Complete digital library support.
  • Books, documents, multimedia and serial publication cataloging.
  • Single entry form.
  • AACR2 standards.
  • MARC support.
  • OAI-PMH, MODS Metadata, xml, rss.
  • First ever Bangla (বাংলা) language supported ILS.
  • First ever Bangla (বাংলা) searching supported ILS.
  • Digital Repository.
  • User friendly.
  • Easy to customization.
  • Easy to learn.
  • And many more.
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SLiMS Modules and Features

OPAC

Simple Search

Advance Search

Language Selection

Social Media Integration

Member Login

Reservation Mail

Help on Search

Library Information

Librarian Page

RSS Feed

Voice Search (in Google Chrome)

Member Comment (Login required)

XML support

 

Bibliography

Add all kinds of information material

File Attachment option – pdf, multimedia, etc.

Cover Image upload

URL linking support

Homepage promotion, OPAC show/hide

Add fields by selection if already entered or add new simply typing

Add order/invoice information with Item Data

Set frequency if periodicals

Add Abstract

Z39.50 and Z39.50SRU & P2P service

Barcode, Label & Catalogue Printing

Item & Data Export & Import

MARC Import

 

Circulation

Quick return

Set Loan Rules

Loan History

Fine

Reservation

Overdue List

Send notification email

 

Membership

Add/modify member with photo, email and login password

Add/modify membership type

Member card print

Item & Data export import

 

Master File

Add/modify GMD, author, place, publisher, supplier, subject, location, item status, collection type, document language, label, frequency with detailed information

 

Stock Taking

Perform stock taking, show history

 

System

Modify (global) system configuration including language and template selection

Modify content (WYSIWYG enabled)

Option to re-creating or emptying index

Add/modify Librarian & System users

Add/modify user group

Holiday/Special Holiday Setting

Barcode generator

System Log

Database Backup

 

Reporting

Collection Statistics

Loan Report

Membership report

Custom Recapitulations

Title List

Items Title list

Items Usage Statistics

Loan by Classification

Member List

Loan list by member

Loan History

Due Date Warning

Overdue List

Staff Activity

Visitor Statistics

Visitor Statistics (by Day)

Visitor List

Fines Report

 

Serial Control

Subscription management

 

Other Features

Open Source

Cross Platform

AACR2

MARC

Metadata (MODS)

OAI-PMH

XML

Barcode generation and read

SWF tools

Union Catalogue Support

IP Based Access Control Support

RFID support (on demand)

 

Languages

Arabic

Bengali – বাংলা

Brazilian Portuguese

Chinese

English

Espanola

German

Indonesia

Korean

Malay

Persian

Thai