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Equinox migrates Adams County Library System to the PaILS/SPARK Consortium

Jul
11

Duluth, Ga., July 12, 2019: Equinox is pleased to welcome Adams County Library System to Evergreen with their successful migration to the Pennsylvania Integrated Library System (PaILS) SPARK Consortium.

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Equinox announces Equinox Open Source Grant

Jun
17

Duluth, Ga., June 17, 2019: Equinox is honored to announce its first in-kind grant, the Equinox Open Source Grant. The program provides hosting and support of Koha, the first open source Integrated Library System to be used worldwide, to successful grantees.

The first cycle of the grant will begin accepting applications August 26, 2019. The program is designed to provide access to a modern, online library catalog to non-profit and governmental organizations that possess a library but do not have the financial and technological resources to contract for commercial services.

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Frontier Nursing University Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

Jun
11

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Frontier Nursing University Library, in Kentucky is now live on Koha! ByWater completed the transition of the library’s 3000 plus holdings from LibraryWorld ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library’s customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at: https://frontier.bywatersolutions.com/.

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ByWater Solutions Partners Presenting at ALA Annual Conference 2019

Jun
11

ByWater Solutions will be at the 2019 American Library Association Annual Conference and we excited to see several of our partners presenting at this years conference.

The Conference will be held from June 20-25 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington DC. Stop by booth 2540 in the Exhibit Hall and say hello! The ByWater team will be available for product demonstrations, to answer questions, and to take part in discussions regarding the future of Open Source solutions for Libraries.

2019 ALA Presenters

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Koha Community Announces 19.05 Release

May
31

The Koha Community, home of the world's first free and open source library system, announced this week that the Koha 19.05 release is available. This major release includes 15 new features, 246 enhancements, and 437 bugfixes. Full release notes are available at: https://koha-community.org/koha-19-05-release/.

Nick Clemens, 19.05 Release Manager and ByWater Solutions Developer, recently commented on the release:

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Stevenson University Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

May
23

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Stevenson University Library, in Maryland is now live on Koha! ByWater completed the transition of the library’s 71,000 plus holdings from Voyager ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library’s customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at: https://stevenson.bywatersolutions.com/.

The staff at Stevenson University Library recently commented on their training and migration:

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ByWater Solutions Partners Sponsor Development in Koha 18.11 Release

May
14

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the following library partners sponsored new features in Koha 18.11 Release.

Bedford Public Library
Allow skipping of patrons with valid emails for Talking Tech (Bug 19620)

Carnegie Stout Library
Create an additional column in the Batch Item Modification Tool (Bug 19490)
Add ability to void any credit (Bug 20703)

CLiC - Colorado Library Consortium
Holds - Branch Transfer Limits (Bug 7534 and 7614)

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