This paper aims to describe the experiences of the National Library of Wales in implementing an integrated information management system.
Discusses the stages involved in the procurement process, data migration and general system implementation.
Emphasises the need for a well‐prepared yet flexible approach to project planning, and the need for consultation and an ongoing dialogue with staff.
Describes the progress of the implementation to May 2007.
This paper provides a case study for libraries looking to procure and implement an information management system.
Foster Evans, M. and Thomas, S. (2007), "Implementation of an integrated information management system at the National Library of Wales: A case study", Program: electronic library and information systems, Vol. 41 No. 4, pp. 325-337. https://doi.org/10.1108/00330330710831558Download as .RIS
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