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North Bethesda, MD, October 17, 2013- The Dundy County Public Library, located in Benkelman, NE, has joined the Pioneer Consortium and will participate in the Pioneer LibLime union catalog for all collection and patron management services.
North Bethesda, MD, October 11, 2013 – Students in Dr. Dina Tbaishat’s “Essentials of Automation of Information Centres and Libraries” course at the University of Jordan will begin utilizing LibLime Koha this fall through LibLime's Koha with Class program.
He's been called "one of my all-time favorite children's book characters" (5Minutes4Books.com). Everyone understands and loves (more than 1.6 million books sold) Scaredy Squirrel, Melanie Watt's nutty worrywart. Leave it to Scaredy to come up with his Top Three Safety Tips for Trick-or-Treating Public Service Announcement animated video.
It takes just a minute to learn about safe costumes and candy consumption.
The Southern University Purchasing Consortium (SUPC) has selected EBSCO Information Services as an e-book supplier. Participating members will be able to easily obtain EBSCO eBooks in a streamlined format.
The press release is below and is also available online at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/SUPC/eBooks/prweb11216130.htm and on the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebscohost.com/newsroom/stories/ebsco-ebooks-chosen-as-vendor-...
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Duluth, GA —October 9, 2013
Equinox Software is proud to announce that Historic Deerfield Library is now live on Evergreen. Equinox oversaw data migration and staff training and has been contracted to provide ongoing technical support for the library’s Evergreen installation.
The Historic Deerfield Library is a research library operated with the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association. Much of their 23,000 item collection has ties to local ownership and is focused on local history and life in early New England.
Northern New Hampshire Library Cooperative Chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Northern New Hampshire Library Cooperative (NNHLC) is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
The Biting Solution: The Expert's No-Biting Guide for Parents, Caregivers, and Early Childhood Educators
For childcare providers, nannies, and parents dealing with a child who bites other kids—and possibly adults, this practical guide by Lisa Poelle, M.A., provides realistic advice, including
* a script to follow immediately when a child bites
* seven questions to help you assess why a child bites
* what adults need to know about child development and temperament to prevent biting
* crucial information about child development and temperament that help you prevent biting
Little kids don't share—for a good reason: they don't know how. Toddlers aren't selfish or mean when they refuse to let others use their things: they simply do not have the cognitive ability to understand that "sharing" does not equal "gone forever."
In this easy-to-read guide, ideal for busy parents and early childhood professionals who need to teach children how to share, parent educator Elizabeth Crary offers dozens of practical suggestions that really work with toddlers.
Parenting Press, parentingpress.com, 978-1-936903-08-5, paperback, $9.95. Distributed by IPG, ipgbook.com.
North Bethesda, MD, October 3, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be exhibiting this year at the 2013 GEOINT Symposium. The Symposium will be in Tampa this year from October 14 – October 16. LibLime will be demonstrating the latest version of LibLime Academic Koha for research and academic libraries. Please stop by Booth 401 to see this version and to also get a sneak preview of the ‘coming soon’ new LibLime Discovery Layer.
About the GEOINT Symposium
Eight Libraries Partner to Bring Overdrive Integration to Koha
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and provider of Koha support, announced today that eight of their library partners joined forces to bring Overdrive search integration to Koha.
The libraries collaborating on this effort include:
- Arcadia Public Library, Arcadia, CA
- Chinook Library Network, Newport, OR
- Lopez Island Library, Lopez Island, WA