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NCompass Live: The Purrfect Solution: LibraryThing's TinyCat for Small Libraries - Recorded Online Session 


LibraryThing presents TinyCat, its new, mobile-friendly solution for small libraries with up to 20,000 records. TinyCat is a full-fledged OPAC for small libraries, with the look and features of high-priced systems, at a price every school, church and other community organization can afford.

Hundreds of other libraries are calling TinyCat "simple", "very easy,", and "a lifesaver!" TinyCat builds on LibraryThing, a long-running and much-beloved social cataloging for book lovers and small organizations. So it's easy to use for librarians and non-librarians alike.

Come explore everything TinyCat has to offer, from handy search tools and fun sharing options to features for tracking your circulation and patrons.

Presenters: Tim Spalding, Founder and CEO of LibraryThing, and Kristi Kennedy, TinyCat Support Specialist.

About LibraryThing: LibraryThing is a leader in social networking for readers and in software for libraries. counts over 2 million members who have cataloged nearly 115 million books. In addition to TinyCat, LibraryThing also offers libraries a suite of catalog enhancements through LibraryThing for Libraries. Learn more at and

About TinyCat: TinyCat is the online catalog for tiny libraries. With free 30-day trials, affordable pricing, and online tutorials, adopting your own TinyCat has never been easier. Visit or email to learn more.

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Class Format
Recorded Online Session
Date Recorded Length
6/14/2017 1 hour
No Charge
Tim Spalding Kristi Kennedy
CE Hours
For Further Information Sponsor
Christa Porter
402-471-3107 or 800-307-2665
Nebraska Library Commission