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Times are tough and with increased downsizing there now are more and more women scrambling to create viable career options for themselves. Maybe they should look to groundbreakers like LAC Group CEO Deb Schwarz—not long ago a librarian wracking her brain to develop greater career potential than the path she found stretching before her.
DUBLIN, Ohio, March 8, 2011—CONTENTdm 6, the latest version of OCLC’s popular CONTENTdm Digital Collection Management software, offers a complete redesign for the end-user experience along with new website configuration tools that enable digital collection administrators to easily customize their collections websites without programming expertise. CONTENTdm now offers new customization options, new architecture and improvements for search engine optimization.
Los Angeles, CA – March 3, 2011. Deb Schwarz, CEO of Los Angeles-based LAC Group, announced today that the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council—through its regional certifying partner, WBEC West—has again certified the global information management provider as a Women’s Business Enterprise committed to excellence and the expansion of diversity best practices.
March 2nd 2011
Del Norte County Library Now Live on Koha with Support from ByWater Solutions
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and official Koha support company, announced today that the Del Norte County Library of Del Norte CA. is now live on their official Koha integrated library system.
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(Calgary, Alberta) Dave Elsey, this year's Oscar winner with Rick Baker for Best Makeup (for their work on "The Wolfman"), is the cover artist of the new Sherlock Holmes anthology GASLIGHT ARCANUM: UNCANNY TALES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, edited by Charles Prepolec and J. R. Campbell scheduled for release by EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing in Fall of 2011.
About Dave Elsey
Rockville, MD – March 1, 2011. Kelley Noone, an information technology and financial management specialist, has joined global information and asset management leader LAC Group, according to the company’s COO, Rob Corrao.
SC LENDS Continues to Grow on Evergreen
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Norcross, GA – March 1, 2011
SC LENDS, the South Carolina library resource sharing network powered by the open source integrated library system Evergreen, continues its rapid growth with the addition of four library systems. The Allendale-Hampton-Jasper Regional Library System, Colleton County Memorial Library, Kershaw County Library, and Williamsburg County Library are now live as part of the consortium.
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February 28, 2011
WHATCOM -- Northwest Indian College’s library at the Lummi Campus, located near Bellingham, Washington, has gone live with Evergreen library software as their next generation Integrated Library System (ILS). Equinox Software oversaw the migration of data from the College’s previous system, provided staff training, and will continue to provide technical support.
Echoes Satisfaction Data for College Student Users
Farmington Hills, Mich., Feb. 28, 2011 — Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced results of independent customer satisfaction research and analysis revealing that high school students are more satisfied with the Gale In Context platform, which was designed based on user input and an in-depth study of student research processes.
Bethesda, MD – February 24, 2011 – This week, LibLime brought 4 new Texas libraries live on Koha. These libraries are all members of the Big Country Library System (BCLS).
BCLS now has 25 member libraries all using Koha to support their daily workflows. Their Koha membership continues to grow as the Consortium is working with many more Texas libraries to migrate them from their costly, proprietary systems onto the BCLS Koha Union Catalog platform. Their 4 new Koha libraries are:
Carnegie Library of Ballinger in Ballinger
Haskell County Library in Haskell