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Red River College using Koha Klassmates
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, is happy to announce that the more than 30 students enrolled in four classes at Red River College are using Koha through the Klassmates (http://klassmates.us) program.
Brian Rountree, MLIS, Instructor at Red River College spoke of his plans for Klassmates:
North Bethesda, MD, October 12, 2015 – The Ellsworth Correctional Facility Library has gone live on LibLime Academic Koha 4.12. The experienced Library staff at the Correctional Facility worked closely with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully migrate bibliographic, item, authority, patron and transactional data to LibLime Academic Koha from their legacy commercial system.
About Ellsworth Correctional Facility
North Bethesda, MD, October 30, 2015 – The Third Annual LibLime User’s Group Meeting will take place the week of November 9th in Washington, DC. Agenda topics will include presentations of Bibliovation, a sneak preview of the new reporting module, a cataloging seminar from customers using the new cataloging module, a preview of the integration with EBSCO’s EDS API & Index Data’s Master Key, and a discussion about 2016 development projects. The Meeting will be available to remote customers via online teleconferencing programs.
ByWater Solutions Unveils Koha Klassmates Program for Library Schools Nationwide
LibLime and WALDO Announce The Cathedral Seminary House of Formation Goes Live on LibLime Academic Koha
North Bethesda, MD, October 16, 2015 - LibLime, a division of PTFS, and WALDO (Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization) announce the Cathedral Seminary House of Formation Francis X. McDermott Library has gone live on LibLime Academic Koha 5.12. The Library will take advantage of much of the functionality offered in the application, including:
- Single screen cataloging editor with MARC21 validation and the option to embed local cataloging guidelines; with support for MARC Authority records, MARC Bibliographic records, and MARC Holdings records
EBSCO Information Services and NoveList Show Commitment to BIBFRAME and Linked Data through Sponsorship Agreement with Zepheira
EBSCO Information Services and NoveList Show Commitment to BIBFRAME
and Linked Data through Sponsorship Agreement with Zepheira
~ Development Initiatives and Support for LibHub Initiative Seen as Natural Outgrowth
of Continuing Efforts to Provide More Visibility for Library Collections ~
North Bethesda, MD, October 2, 2015- LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by an agency within the Department of Defense as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform to manage their bibliographic and digital technical collections. LibLime will provide implementation, data recovery and support services to the agency library. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with government staff to replace their legacy commercial bibliographic cataloging system.
EBSCO Announces Winner of the 2015 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship
~ Mara Blake of University of Michigan Earns EBSCO Scholarship ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — October 1, 2015 — Mara Blake of the University of Michigan has won the 2015 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Blake is a Spatial and Numeric Data and German Studies Librarian at the university and will use the scholarship to attend the 35th Annual Charleston Conference in Charleston, S.C. The conference takes place on November 4-7.
Taipei American School Adds EBSCO Discovery Service™ to Meet Students’ Technology Needs
~ EDS Provides Sophisticated Tool for Research ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — September 14, 2015 — Taipei American School, a secondary school in Taiwan, has implemented EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to improve the student experience and provide innovative access to and discovery of quality scholarly information. The addition of EDS to the library collection at Taipei American School aligns with their mission to be an innovative 21st century learning community.
North Bethesda, MD, September 10, 2015 – The Treasury Library, has gone live on Bibliovation, LibLime’s new state-of-the-art Library Services Platform (LSP). The experienced Library staff at Treasury worked closely with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully migrate bibliographic, item, authority, patron and digital content to the Bibliovation LSP from their legacy commercial system.