Voyager Support

Voyager is the Integrated Library System (ILS) used by YUL for over 12 years. Locally referred to as Orbis, it includes:

  • The online library catalog (OPAC)
  • Staff Acquisitions module
  • Staff Cataloging module
  • Staff Circulation module
  • Desktop reporting tools
  • Software integration protocols and APIs that allow other services such as Borrow Direct and the Library Shelving Facility to interact with our users and collections

Library IT staff working on the project

Primary contacts: Melissa Wisner

Collaborating staff: Yue JiKalee Sprague, Cindy Greenspun, Workstation Support

Partners / collaborating departments

Eva Bolkovac, Tom Bolze, Arcadia Flacone, Eric Friede, Cindy Greenspun, Youn Noh, Patricia Thurston, Database Management Team, Library Business Office


YUL implemented Voyager between 2001 and 2002. The current software version is 8.1 with no immediate plans to upgrade.