186 respondents answered survey questions regarding both their library budget and the ILS used.  Here is a look at how many respondents in each budget category used the following ILS systems.  (For example, for respondents reporting less than $1,000,000 annual budget, the two most popular ILS systems used were Symphony and Voyager – both at 17.2% of respondents.)

Annual Library Budget
less than $1,000,000 $1,000,000 – $5,000,000 $5,000,001 – $10,000,000 $10,000,001 – $20,000,000 $20,000,000+ Total
ILS Used Aleph 500 12.1% 5.8% 3.9% 17.7% 12.5% 9.1%
Alma 3.5% 13.0% 3.9% 11.8% 6.3% 8.1%
Evergreen 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Horizon 0.0% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 6.3% 1.1%
Invenio –TIND 0.0% 0.0% 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Kuali OLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Millenium 8.6% 11.6% 15.4% 35.3% 12.5% 13.4%
Polaris 0.0% 0.0% 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Sierra 13.8% 33.3% 19.2% 17.7% 31.3% 23.7%
Symphony 17.2% 5.8% 7.7% 5.9% 6.3% 9.7%
Virtua 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Voyager 17.2% 18.8% 34.6% 11.8% 18.8% 19.9%
Worldshare Management Services 15.5% 7.3% 3.9% 0.0% 6.3% 8.6%
Other 10.3% 2.9% 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 4.8%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

The top choices for each budget category are in bold above and listed below:

Library Budget Most Used ILS
less than $1,000,000 Symphony, Voyager
$1,000,000 – $5,000,000 Sierra
$5,000,001 – $10,000,000 Voyager
$10,000,001 – $20,000,000 Millenium
$20,000,000+ Sierra
Overall Sierra

 

Here is a look at respondents in each ILS database category broken down by reported  annual budget categories. (For example, of all of the Aleph 500 users, 41.2% also reported budgets less that $1,000,000.)

Annual Budget
less than $1,000,000 $1,000,000 – $5,000,000 $5,000,001 – $10,000,000 $10,000,001 – $20,000,000 $20,000,000+ Total
ILS Used Aleph 500 41.2% 23.5% 5.9% 17.7% 11.8% 100%
Alma 13.3% 60.0% 6.7% 13.3% 6.7% 100%
Evergreen 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Horizon 0.0% 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 100%
Invenio –TIND 0.0% 0.0% 100% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Kuali OLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Millenium 20.0% 32.0% 16.0% 24.0% 8.0% 100%
Polaris 0.0% 0.0% 100% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Sierra 18.2% 52.3% 11.4% 6.8% 11.4% 100%
Symphony 55.6% 22.2% 11.1% 5.6% 5.6% 100%
Virtua 100% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Voyager 27.0% 35.1% 24.3% 5.4% 8.1% 100%
Worldshare Management Services 56.3% 31.3% 6.3% 0.0% 6.3% 100%
Other 66.7% 22.2% 11.1% 0.0% 0.0% 100%
Total 31.2% 37.1% 14.0% 9.1% 8.6% 100%
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