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North Bethesda, MD, December 5, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), in Dakar, Senegal, has gone live on LibLime Koha 4.14 as their new ILS.
Graceland University Libraries Choose ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the libraries at Graceland University are now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
ByWater Solutions and Talkingtech LTD. Announce Formalized Partnership
ByWater Solutions, America’s forefront provider of Koha support, and Talkingtech LTD have announced a formal partnership today regarding integration of Talkingtech’s i-Tiva patron outbound telephone notification, SMS text messaging application and inbound self service application for patrons into Koha.
Backstage completes large-scale retrospective conversion project to benefit England’s new state-of-the-art Library of Birmingham
PROVO, Utah, October 4, 2013 – Backstage Library Works has completed a large-scale retrospective conversion project as part of the development of the new Library of Birmingham which opened on 3 September 2013, replacing the former Central Library. The Library of Birmingham is a new state-of-the-art community hub that houses unique and rare items and includes a new home for the Shakespeare Memorial Room. The new Library is the largest public library in Europe and is a flagship project in the Birmingham City Council’s redevelopment plans.
PROVO, Utah, November 27, 2013 — Backstage Library Works announced today a 30% growth rate in its cataloging support to the library community during 2013. Increasing need for cataloging and metadata services is seen across academic, public and special institutions. Requests are on the rise for cataloging of non-Roman materials as well as special formats, including CDs, DVDs and music scores.
North Bethesda, MD, November 26, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be exhibiting at the upcoming Special Library Association’s Military Libraries Workshop (MLW) scheduled for December 9-11 in Huntsville, Alabama.
Liblime, as a division of PTFS, will be showcasing library support services and ArchivalWare Digital Library System (DLS), a browser-based enterprise content management solution that manages both print and digital collections.
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Elgar Titles Now Available through GOBI3
– Agreement to add academic titles to GOBI3database for streamlined ordering –
November 1, 2013, Northampton, MA - Independent academic publisher Edward Elgar Publishing is pleased to announce a partnership with YBP Library Services (YBP), the academic division of Baker & Taylor, to offer ebooks on the award-winning Elgaronline platform through GOBI3 (Global Online Bibliographic Information), YBP’s acquisition and collection management interface.
The John Cotton Dana Award Accepting Online Entries for
Outstanding Library Public Relations
~Eight $10,000 Grants Awarded as Part of the
Most Prestigious Award of the American Library Association ~
North Bethesda, MD, November 22, 2013- LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by an agency within the Department of Defense as the winning vendor to implement LibLime Academic Koha to manage their 400,000+ technical and research report collection. The agency has served the information needs of the Defense community for more than 65 years, and reports to the Assistant Secretary of Defense For Research and Engineering ASD(RE). Under the multi-year contract LibLime will provide implementation, support, and hosting services to the agency.
ByWater Solutions Welcomes Barton Chittenden as Development Support Specialist
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and the U.S.’ forefront provider of Koha support, is happy to welcome Barton Chittenden as its new Development Support Specialist. Barton will focus on providing technical support to ByWater’s eight hundred-plus library customers.