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Harvard’s Stuart Shieber To Kick Off Columbia University Libraries Speaker Series

Oct
01

(NEW YORK, October 1, 2008) The Scholarly Communication Program of Columbia University Libraries/Information Services is pleased to present a six-event speaker series on today's pivotal issues in scholarly communication, exploring how scholars and researchers can take advantage of new and powerful ways of creating, sharing, reusing, and preserving knowledge.

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J. David Bavousett Joins LibLime as Implementation Specialist

Oct
01

ATHENS, OH--October 1, 2008 --

LibLime, the leader in open-source solutions for libraries, announced today that J. David Bavousett has joined LibLime as Implementation Specialist.

David comes to LibLime from the Abilene Library Consortium where he had worked since 2002 as Project Manager and Systems Administrator. Prior to that, David worked as a Systems Analyst Consultant for both Computer Horizons Corp. and Laboratory Corporation of America.

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Call for Nominations for the Velma Moore Award for 2009

Oct
01

NYSALB is seeking nominations for the Velma Moore Award to be presented at the Trustee Institute to be held May 1 and 2 in Syracuse, New York.

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Grand Rapids Public Library Goes Live With Evergreen

Sep
30

The Grand Rapids Public Library has gone live with Evergreen, the consortial-quality open-source library automation software. GRPL follows Branch District Library in Branch County as the second of seven public libraries in the Michigan Evergreen project that will migrate to Evergreen by the end of the year. Michigan Evergreen is a shared-catalog project administered by the Michigan Library Consortium (MLC). Equinox Software, Inc., the support and development company for Evergreen, provided bumper-to-bumper support during the data migration process.

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National Weather Center Library Chooses Evergreen

Sep
29

Norcross, GA – September 29, 2008

The National Weather Center Library has selected Evergreen, the consortial-quality open-source library automation software, as their next-generation integrated library system (ILS). In preparation, they have signed a contract with Equinox Software, Inc. for complete data migration. After the Evergreen catalog has gone live, Equinox will continue to serve the library with technical support as well as full-service data hosting.

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Springer survey uncovers additional facts on eBooks use

Sep
29

A survey conducted by Science+Business Media (www.springer.com), the world's largest science, technology and medical book publisher, in conjunction with five leading academic institutions, highlights prominent research and academic usage of eBooks. The survey was conducted to better understand the adoption of eBooks, the use of eBooks, and user perception of eBook advantages and disadvantages.

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Big Country Library System Selects Koha ZOOM

Sep
29

Athens, OH--September 29, 2008-- LibLime, the leader in open-source solutions for libraries, announced today that Big Country Library System (BCLS) has selected a Koha ZOOM hosted system for their next integrated library system and union catalog.

Big Country Library System (BCLS) is a 39-member regional library system. Geographically, BCLS is the largest regional system in Texas, and at 34,127 square miles, is larger than the state of South Carolina. Eleven libraries will migrate to Koha during 2009, with additional libraries joining over the next 2 years.

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SirsiDynix Announces Release of Director's Station 4.8.1

Sep
26

Enhanced Analytics Package Brings Flexible, Robust Features to Library Professionals

PROVO, UT, September 25, 2008 – SirsiDynix, the global leader in strategic technology solutions for libraries, today officially announced the release of SirsiDynix Director’s Station™ 4.8.1. Director’s Station is a full-featured analytics package created specifically for libraries. The product provides customized, unique views of an institution’s activities and operations, helping directors make informed, data-driven decisions.

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Library of Congress' National Book Festival to Offer Variety of Interactive Family Activities - National Mall, Saturday, September 27

Sep
25

The Library of Congress' National Book Festival offers fun-filled interactive activities for the whole family. This free cultural event offers something for readers of all ages to enjoy, including appearances by popular storybook characters, book signings, musical performances and readings by award-winning authors.

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Mary Moules Joins LibLime as Project Manager

Sep
25

ATHENS, OH--September 25, 2008--LibLime, the leader in open-source solutions for libraries, announced today that Mary Moules has joined LibLime as Project Manager.

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