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Productivity Solutions

A global leader in library innovation, 3M’s productivity solutions help your library avoid repetitive, expensive and time-consuming tasks – leaving you more time to spend time where it matters most...with your customers.

 Productivity Solutions

Productivity Solutions

RFID tags let you accurately identify and track your library materials. Information about the item is stored in a tiny memory chip, and the tags are rewriteable, so you don’t have to buy new ones when you change the information.
Converion Station Conversion Stations
These units rapidly convert item IDs from traditional bar codes to RFID tags. There’s no need to connect it to your automated circulation system, and the cart enables usage right in the stacks. It can also be used to reprogram tag information.
Digital Library Assistant Digital Library Assistant
This cordless handheld device reads 3M RFID Tags on books and other materials, and makes shelf reading, re-shelving, sorting, searching, weeding and exception-finding much easier and more efficient.
Staff Workstation Model 946 Staff Workstation Model 946
Combines barcode scanning and security into one operation, improving workplace efficiency and ergonomics. It processes both barcodes and RFID tags, and can perform smaller scale barcode-to-RFID conversions.
Pad Staff Workstation Model 895 Pad Staff Workstation Model 895
This unit processes barcodes and RFID tags, programs and reprograms RFID tags, and performs barcode-to-RFID conversions.
SelfCheck Systems SelfCheck™ Systems
Introduced in 1992, 3M’s SelfCheck™ Systems have been continually enhanced to meet the changing needs of libraries. Offering customized options and many user-friendly features that help ensure first-time success and increased self-service levels, these systems read both barcodes and RFID tags.
Service Service / Customer Care
Our service and customer care ensures seamless implementation of our solutions and the insurance that our solutions continue to deliver on their promise to you over the long term.

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Presented by: Moe Hosseini-Ara, Director, Service Excellence, Markham Public Library

Hear about practical insights, lessons learned and benefits realized through the use of RFID and self-service technology. Hear how circulation processes have been transformed, allowing staff to provide more value added services. Find out how your library can improve customer service, materials handling and turnaround time, while keeping up with increased volume. Markham Public Library, an early adopter of self-service and RFID technology was the first library in Canada to install a book sorter/self-check in machine.

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For more information about any of our products or solutions, call 1-800-3M-HELPS (1-800-364-3577) or your local 3M Sales Representative
3M Satisfaction Guarantee
3M offers a 100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE on all 3M Library Systems/Materials Flow Management products. Products are shipped and invoiced Net 30 days condition. If, at the end of 12 months from shipdate, the library is not satisfied with the performance of the equipment, 3M will accept the equipment back and offer a full refund of the original invoiced price, excluding the cost of the 3M RFID Tags and Tattle-Tape™.
Where to buy
Call your catalogue supplier or call 1-800-3M-HELPS (1-800-364-3577)
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