Orbit makes reading and research simpler and more engaging for junior and middle school students with a dynamic picture search environment, interchangeable graphics options, RSS feeds, book cover carousels and more. Orbit will encourage your students to love research and reading.
For schools who use Orbit, Softlink has produced two colourful and engaging posters which you can print and use around your school. You can access these posters here.
Choose from up to 22 different backgrounds, 26 themes and 229 avatars. Library staff can also upload additional backgrounds and avatars for students to use.
Simple, clear search facility that makes research fun and easy for students. 'Super' Search is also available, providing Federated Search capability for junior and middle school students.
Orbit supports self-checkout, eBook integration, messages, loans and reservation and other functions to enable students to manage their library experience.
Customisable home page features, including things to do, book carousels, slide shows and more, means that students have access to the important information that you want to share.