24/7 Self-Service Library Book Pickup Lockers

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24/7 automated library pickup lockers

Proven, reliable solution capable of placement outside in any conditions

24/7 library pickup kiosk PLUS RFID self-service

Combining two of our most popular self-service capabilities

What is holdIT?

Library Lending in a 24/7 World

Would you like to extend your library lending capabilities without paying for additional staffing resources?

holdIT is a safe, secure and cost-effective way to extend your library loaning capabilities without the need to find or secure additional funding for extra staffing resources. holdIT is so secure it can even live outside of your library walls, giving your patrons 24/7 access to reserved library materials whatever the weather due to its anti-corrosion frame.

holdIT PLUS, the latest innovation from D-Tech International integrates RFID self-service capability with automated pickup lockers to deliver an all-in-one solution for your library’s self-service offering. holdIT PLUS also has on-screen digital advertising capabilities, allowing you to promote upcoming library and community events.

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The Number One Holds Pickup Kiosk for Libraries

Manufactured in House, Installation by D-Tech

Fast Delivery, Low Ongoing Costs

Contactless Checkout Capabilities

holdIT’s NEW updated software creates improved touchless capabilities, which allow patrons to collect reservations by simply scanning their barcoded ID card, removing the need for your patrons to use the touch-screen to access their items.  

The holdIT collection locker now also has the capability to have unlimited lockers on one screen – allowing for unlimited expansion of the unit, even after it has been delivered and installed.

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Available in Wide Colour Ranges and Wraps

holdIT is available in a wide range of colours. Use our online colour selector to see what your holdIT could look like. holdIT can also be wrapped in whatever your organisation chooses, whether that’s decals to make the unit stand out in your local community or your organisations brand colours and logo.

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Increased Security, Increased Availability

holdIT is a secure solution which can be placed inside or outside your library for maximum benefit to your users. D-Tech has holdIT’s installed in Alaska and Arizona so no climate it too hot or too cold. holdIT also comes with a canopy to protect the unit and its users – creating shade in the sun and a shelter in the rain. holdIT also includes thermostatically-controlled temperature management as standard to ensure optimum service levels 24/7.

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Maximise Resources

holdIT’s new, easy-to-use staff locker allocation software with remote locker data, gives librarians the ability to identify if there is capacity to load new reservations without being in its vicinity.

Free up your library staff from the returns process, reduce the risk of RSI and allow your team to focus their time on engaging with patrons and assisting with the wide range of services available from modern libraries.

Over 200 Installations, Proven Reliability

Majority of holdIT customers extend the unit with more collection lockers over time

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How does it holdIT?

1. Simply scan the item

2. holdIT prints a receipt with barcode, item and locker number to attach to the item

3. When you have a full trolley of items ready to load, simply scan the item receipt and holdIT automatically unlocks the correct locker

4. Place item into the open holdIT locker

5. Close the door – the reserved books are now secure! Ready for collection by their assigned borrower

How does it dispense it?

1. Your user scans their library or user card

2. holdIT displays available items on its easy-to-use touchscreen display

3. Your user confirms the item they wish to collect

4. holdIT opens the correct locker and your user has their item

Want to find out more?

Extend library lending hours today with no additional staff, thanks to holdIT from D-Tech.

Contact us today for more information or for a free technology review of your library or public space.

Want to know more about D-Tech’s self-service solutions? Check out lendIT and computeIT

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