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Richards Free Library Partners with ByWater Solutions for Koha Implementation

June 2nd, 2010
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

Richards Free Library Partners with ByWater Solutions for Koha Implementation

ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and official Koha support company, announced today that Richards Free Library, of Newport, NH has partnered with them for the installation and support of the official version of the Koha integrated library system.

Bestselling Author Kelley Armstrong Benefit Reading on June 9 in Toronto

Kelley Armstrong, the bestselling author of the nine novels of the Women of the Otherworld series, is scheduled to do a reading to benefit World Literacy of Canada.

On Wed. June 9th, at the UrbanSpace Gallery at 401 Richmond Street in downtown Toronto, Kelley will read to support literacy and community development projects in India and Canada. She will be reading from her latest release, Tales of the Otherworld. Tickets may be purchased through the World Literacy of Canada website.

Mosio’s Text a Librarian in Over 500 Libraries, Announces Add-On Mobile Services

Technology Services Now Include Integrated Mobile and Messaging Solutions for Libraries to Add More Library Services to Mobile Devices, Increase Work Efficiencies and Improve Patron Relationship Management Functions.

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 1, 2010 -- Mosio, the leader in text messaging (SMS) solutions for libraries, today announced that over 500 academic and public libraries in the U.S. now use its text message reference solution, Text a Librarian, to service patrons and students.

Jonathan Trumbull Library joins Bibliomation on Evergreen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Norcross, GA — May 25, 2010
Jonathan Trumbull Library, in Lebanon, CT has gone live with Evergreen open source ILS. This is the third library of Bibliomation’s Evergreen pilot group, joining Beacon Falls Public Library and Douglas Library of Hebron, which have been live since March. The entire consortium is expected live during 2011.

Equinox Software, Inc. assisted with the migrations and continues to provide ongoing technical support for all the Bibliomation development partner libraries.

EBSCO Publishing Adds to Collection of Digital Archives

~ ATLA Historical Monographs Collection: Series 2 (1894-1923)
Now Available on EBSCOhost® ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — May 25, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) is announcing the release of ATLA Historical Monographs Collection: Series 2. This is the second of two monograph series offered by EBSCO from American Theological Library Association’s (ATLA) historical monograph archives. EBSCO partnered with ATLA in 2008 to provide new collections of historical monographs and serials in digital format.

Code4Lib Journal: call for proposals, Sept. issue

Call for Papers (and apologies for cross-posting):

The Code4Lib Journal (C4LJ) exists to foster community and share information among those interested in the intersection of libraries, technology, and the future.

Open Source Solutions for Library Online Requirements

YourLibrarySite.com is offering a free one-hour webinar titled, "Open Source Solutions for Library Online Requirements", Here is a brief description of the Webinar:

ChiZine Publications' Presents the Thief of CZP Books Contest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ChiZine Publications’ Presents the Thief of CZP Books Contest

Purchase a copy of Tim Lebbon’s The Thief of Broken Toys from Amazon on June 1st, 2010 and you could win a two-year book subscription from ChiZine Publications! That’s every book we publish for the next two years!

New Hampshire Libraries Band Together for their Implementation of Koha with ByWater Solutions

May 13th 2010
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

New Hampshire Libraries Band Together for their Implementation of Koha with ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and official Koha support company, announced today that The Monadnock Library Community of New Hampshire has partnered with them for the installation and support of the community version of the Koha integrated library system.

Amigos Directors Announce New Members, Elect Officers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Larry Godwin
972-340-2847
godwin@amigos.org

May 12, 2010

Dallas, TX — The Board of Directors of Amigos Library Services is pleased to announce that four new members have been elected to serve three-year terms on the board. The new directors, whose terms run through 2013, are:
• Mr. Patrick Heath, Boerne, TX
• Ms. Charlie Kalogeros-Chattan, Los Alamos, NM
• Mr. Art Lichtenstein, Conway, AR
• Mr. Bill Parton, Russellville, AR