Accessible and Customized Library Automation Software

Mandarin is a HOSTED, SUPPORTED and ROBUST library automation solution.


Webinars are offered Tuesdays at 1pm or 

Thursdays at 10am Eastern Time, United States.

Please sign up for a webinar at least 24 hours in the

future to allow us time to send you log-in info.

How long is the webinar?

About half an hour.

What if I register but can't make it?

It’s all good. You can register for another session at a more convenient time.

Will the session be recorded?

We don’t record these demos but if you miss one or want a refresher, you’re welcome to register for another.

Can I ask questions?

Absolutely! These sessions are for you. Bring your questions and participate during Q&A. | 800.426.7477

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Mandarin Library Automation m5 preview

If the scheduled webinar times are not
convenient, please email
and let us know what would work.

“The system has been a solid
performer over the years, at a price
that is reasonable and manageable
for smaller libraries.”
— Peggy Malcolm,
Southern Ontario Library Services


“We are very pleased with
   Mandarin. It has made
 our lives so much easier,
    and the customer service is
 awesome! Thanks Mandarin.”
— Pam Isaacson,
 Burnham Wood Charter Schools


Introducing ...

mandarin library automation
  • Can be displayed, Printed or Saved to file
  • Barcode and Spine Labels
  • Book Pocket Cards, Address Labels, Index Cards
  • Operational and Statistical Reports
  • Selectable by Date or Date Range


  • Full or Partial Inventory
  • Multiple inventory reports
    - Missing Items, Misplaced Items,

    - Invalid, Duplicated or no barcode Items
    - Out of Range Items


  • Circulation Calendar
  • Fine Calculation
  • Quick Return
  • In-House Circulation
  • Self Check-in and Check-out
  • Item and Patron History and status
  • Booking and Holds
  • Circulation Reports


  • Add, copy, edit & delete records
  • Simple & advanced editors
  • Pre-Configured and customizable templates
  • Picture Manager
  • MARC Records Import and Export
  • Print records or list of records
  • Authority Control (optional)
  • Textbook Module (optional)
  • Equipment database