We Are Third Chapter Partners

…a technology consultancy focused on the global library community and its vendor partners.


…a seasoned group of professionals with deep experience in library systems, marketing, and operations, with a focus on the user’s digital experience.


…a group of trusted colleagues who value the professional relationships we have developed over years.

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  • Welcome Topeka & Shawnee and Las Vegas-Clark County to Patron Point December 6, 2017
    You might have already seen our news that the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library and Las Vegas-Clark County Library District have both selected Patron Point to strengthen their marketing toolset. You can read more about it in the Topeka & Shawnee Press Release and the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Press Release. It’s been […]
    Ted Fons
  • Focus on the Experience, Not the Stuff November 30, 2017
    A few weeks back, Ted and I attended the 2017 Library Marketing and Communications Conference #LMCC17.  Speaking for both of us, we thought the program had terrific content and was thought-provoking.  I was also impressed with the bootstrap growth of the group and the efforts of Jennifer Burke, Kathy Dempsey, Amigos Library Services, and the […]
    Gene Shimshock
  • Heading to Dallas November 9, 2017
    As I was thinking about writing this post, the subject line “On the Road Again” came to mind. I’m not a Willie Nelson fan exactly, but as you might have noticed, it’s been awhile since we’ve posted anything to our blog. It’s not for the lack of intent. Over the past few months, we’ve been […]
    Gene Shimshock

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