ODIN Workday 2024 - MeeScan Self-Checkout in Alma and Polaris: A Comprehensive Overview

Mar 19 2024 | 2 - 3pm

Will Martin and Bryan King discussed meeScan, a self-checkout system that enables library patrons to borrow materials directly from their smartphones or tablets. This innovative solution integrates with library management systems such as Alma and Polaris, streamlining the borrowing process. The discussion aimed to explore both academic and public library integration, assessing meeScan's impact on library operations and patron experiences. Through their insights, Martin and King delved into the advantages and challenges of adopting meeScan, offering a balanced view on its potential to revolutionize library services.

Presented by: Will Martin, University of North Dakota, and Bryan King, Grand Forks Public Library
Tuesday, March 19 at 2:00-3:00 p.m.