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mk Sorting Systems announces exclusive partnership to offer top quality EM security systems
Simsbury, CT – mk Sorting Systems has exclusively partnered with Tagit Group in order to provide libraries in North and South America with the quality and security they desire in an Electromagnetic (EM) security system.
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Norcross, GA —August 17, 2011
The community of Evergreen libraries has had a busy six months (January through June, 2011) owing to the addition of 114 library systems with 140 separate branches and outlets. This six-month experience eclipsed the growth seen in the community in any previous year.
In July, a blog post detailed cumulative summary numbers in the growth of Evergreen since its first libraries were migrated in 2006. See the “State of Evergreen, June 30, 2011” (http://evergreen-ils.org/blog/?p=602).
In August, 2011 students at the Documentation Research & Training Centre of the Indian Statistical Institute, at the Bangalore Centre (DRTC) will be using LibLime Academic Koha as part of their coursework. DRTC is a premier library science school in India, founded by father of library science in India, Dr. S.R.Ranganathan. DRTC offers 2 year M.S. program in library and information science.
Students in Professor K. S. Raghavan’s “Cataloging Theory and Practice” course will have access to their own production ILS to assist them in completing their coursework.
ByWater Solutions Welcomes Melia Meggs as Operations Manager
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and official Koha support company is proud to welcome Melia Meggs as their Operations Manager. Melia will be working as a project and communications manager for ByWater, and will facilitate communication and operations for the migration and development departments, as well as contribute to the everyday support of ByWater's three hundred-plus library customers.
OCLC names five librarians to participate in 2012 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program
DUBLIN, Ohio, August 15, 2011—OCLC, along with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and the American Theological Library Association, today named five librarians chosen to participate in the Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program for 2012.
EBSCO Publishing and Philosophy Documentation Center Agreement Enables Mutual Customers Access to Scholarly Philosophy Content via EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ Mutual Customers Benefit from Exposure to Content in Philosophy and Related Disciplines ~
Use LibLime Academic Koha to create temporary ILS records with pre-established routing rules built in.
LibLime Announces New Features in LibLime Academic Koha
“By Academic Librarians for Academic Librarians”
This fall, Brill (http://www.brill.nl/) will launch a complete new platform using the pub2web software from Publishing Technology http://www.publishingtechnology.com/. The Brill Online Books and Journals platform will host approximately 110,000 journal articles and 25,000 book chapters.
This state-of-the-art publications platform will benefit from the very latest Semantic Web technologies to enhance the user experience, enrich and add value to content assets, increase discoverability and cross reference and promote related content which may be of interest to readers.
In August, 2011 students at The School of Continuing and Professional Studies at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will be using LibLime Academic Koha as part of their coursework. Students in Professor Derek Lui’s “Information Technology and the Library” course will have the ability to learn cataloging and classification firsthand by creating records in their own ILS.
EBSCO Publishing and Innovative Interfaces Demonstrate Partnership with EBSCO Discovery Service™ and Encore™
~ Customized API to Create Enhanced Access to EBSCO Discovery Service™ via Encore™ for Mutual Customers ~