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NC LIVE and Gale Partner to Broaden Access to Essential Library Resources for North Carolina Residents

Farmington Hills, Mich. and Raleigh, NC, December 17, 2014 — Residents of North Carolina have expanded access to resources that will enhance economic development, support education and help improve quality of life through an agreement arranged by NC LIVE, North Carolina’s statewide public and academic library consortium, and Gale, a leading provider of library resources and part of Cengage Learning.

Coos County Libraries Choose ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support

12/17/2014
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

Coos County 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 Coos County Libraries of Coos County Oregon are now live their installation of the Koha open source ILS.

Faith in Speculative Fiction: "Wrestling with Gods" (Tesseracts Eighteen) Cover Revealed

Cover Revealed: Faith in Speculative Fiction Anthology

"Wrestling With Gods"
(Tesseracts Eighteen)
edited by Liana Kerzner
& Jerome Stueart
(See details below)

(Calgary, Alberta) EDGE Science Fiction & Fantasy Publishing is pleased to reveal the cover of "Wrestling With Gods" (Tesseracts Eighteen) edited by Liana Kerzner & Jerome Stueart; to be published in the spring of 2015.

Julesburg Public Library goes Live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, December 10, 2014- Julesburg Public Library is now live on the AspenCat LibLime union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the addition of the Julesburg Library, CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 600,000 bibliographic records and over one million items.
About Julesburg Public Library

ByWater Solutions Welcomes Josh Barron for Eastern US Sales

12/10/2014
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

ByWater Solutions Welcomes Josh Barron for Eastern US Sales

ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and the U.S.’ forefront provider of Koha support, is happy to welcome Josh Barron as our new Eastern US Sales representative. Josh will join the ByWater team in bringing the Koha Open Source ILS to libraries in the Eastern United States.

Backstage RDA enrichment efforts exceed 60 million records

Contact:
Kat Kamp
Backstage Library Works
801.356.1852
news@bslw.com
www.bslw.com

PROVO, Utah, December 5, 2014 — Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com), has seen significant growth in requests for its customizable RDA enrichment services. To date, Backstage has enriched more than 60 million bibliographic records with RDA elements for more than 60 client libraries.

EBSCO Information Services Selected to the 2014 EContent 100

EBSCO Information Services Selected to the 2014 EContent 100
~ EBSCO Continues to Make Impact on Digital Content Industry ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — December 4, 2014 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) announces that it has been selected for the EContent 100 List of Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry. EContent 100 is an annual listing of companies that have had an impact on the digital industry over the past year chosen by a panel of judges. EBSCO has consecutively made the EContent 100 since the list was established in 2001.

EBSCO Information Services Names Tony Zanders Vice President of Global Customer Development

EBSCO Information Services Names Tony Zanders Vice President of Global Customer Development
~Zanders Brings Library and Higher Education Experience; Will Serve as Conduit Between EBSCO and Libraries Around the World with a focus on Technology/Software Services~

EDGE Signs YA Author Jane Ann McLachlan. "The Occasional Diamond Thief" to be released in the Spring of 2015

MEDIA RELEASE
EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing

For Immediate Release

EDGE To Release YA SF novel "The Occasional Diamond Thief" in Spring of 2015

(Calgary, Alberta) EDGE Science Fiction & Fantasy Publishing is pleased to announce the signing of YA author Jane Ann McLachlan. EDGE will release McLachlan's upcoming science-fiction novel, "The Occasional Diamond Thief", in the spring of 2015.

Thirteen ByWater Partner Libraries Bring Features to Koha 3.16

12/02/2014
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

Thirteen ByWater Partner Libraries Bring Features to Koha 3.16

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, has upgraded their partner library systems to Koha 3.16! Koha 3.16 includes 6 new features, 197 enhancements to existing features, and 390 fixes. Thirteen of ByWater’s Koha partner libraries sponsored developments in this release.