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Waterford Township Public Library Chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Waterford Township Public Library in Atco, NJ is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
North Bethesda, MD, August 20, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), in Dakar, Senegal, has selected LibLime Koha 4.14 as their new ILS.
DALLAS, TX, August 19, 2013 – Amigos Library Services will present a one-day online conference “Preservation: Back to Basics” Thursday, September 19. The conference will cover a variety of topics, including in-house book and paper repair, emergency preparedness and disaster planning, preservation of analog and digital photos, audio cassette reformatting, and much more.
OCLC names five librarians to participate in 2014 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program
OCLC, along with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), has named five librarians chosen to participate in the Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program for 2014.
The 2014 Jordan IFLA/OCLC Fellows were announced today by Skip Prichard, OCLC President and CEO, at a news conference during the World Library and Information Congress: 79th IFLA General Conference and Assembly in Singapore.
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Duluth, GA —August 19, 2013
Equinox Software is proud to announce the signing of a new hosting and support agreement with the PaILS SPARK Consortium. Equinox will oversee the migration of SPARK’s current Evergreen installation, currently hosted by an organization within the state, to the new Equinox hosted environment. Equinox will also provide ongoing system administration, top tier technical support, and staff training services to the consortium. They are expected to go live in early September.
Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 19 August 2013
Brill extends Brill Open, its Open Access model, to include books.
As a major publisher in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Biology and International Law, Brill is committed to enhancing access to academic content in any sustainable way. Since its academic book publications are a cornerstone of the program, it is extending Brill Open to include monographs and edited volumes.
North Bethesda, MD, August 15, 2013 - LibLime, a division of PTFS, and WALDO (Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization) collaborated to present the Fourth Annual Academic Koha User Conference on August 5th and 6th. Over fifty attendees from 22 Academic Koha institutions participated in a review of the past year’s development successes and to map out the upcoming year’s development path.
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Duluth, GA —August 9, 2013
North Bethesda, MD, August 7, 2013- Gilpin Public Library, located in Blackhawk, CO is now live in the AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog for all collection and patron management services.
The Gilpin Public Library staff worked with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from their legacy ILS system to the LibLime Koha application. With the addition of Gilpin Public Library, there are now over 720,000 items and nearly 430,000 bibliographic records in the CLiC AspenCat Union Catalog.
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BETHLEHEM, Pa., August 6, 2013 — In a groundbreaking pilot project with Lock Haven University, Backstage Library Works has provided the university’s archives with archival processing services, allowing researchers access to the Mary Ward Collection which spans six decades from the 1930s through the 1980s.