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Duncanville Public Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [May 17, 2019]

Copyright (c) 2019 ByWater Solutions

Abstract: ByWater Solutions announced that Duncanville Public Library, in Texas is now live on Koha! ByWater completed the transition of the library’s 91,000 plus holdings from TLC ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library.


ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Duncanville Public Library, in Texas is now live on Koha! ByWater completed the transition of the library's 91,000 plus holdings from TLC ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at: https://duncanville.bywatersolutions.com/.

Hannah Olsen, Technical Services Librarian at Duncanville Public Library recently commented on their migration:

Your team works well together and I was pleasantly surprised by the quick responses.

About Duncanville Public Library

Having served the city of Duncanville since 1955, the Duncanville Public Library is dedicated to meeting the educational, cultural, recreational and informational library needs of residents of all ages by providing an up-to-date collection of materials in print, audiovisual and digital formats. The Library collaborates with other city departments and local organizations to improve the quality of life in the city. As a dynamic institution, the Library adds new collections, services, and programs, and adapts existing ones, as the community changes and as new technologies develop.

Read more at: http://www.duncanville.com/departments/library/about-us/

About ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions is a full service, high quality Koha support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their ILS than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in first rate Koha implementation and support with library systems of all sizes.

Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions for Koha support not only lowers the cost of implementing and maintaining an ILS, but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. For more information please visit: https:bywatersolutions.com.

About Koha

Koha is the first open-source Integrated Library System (ILS). In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha's impressive feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. It includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships, and more.

Koha's OPAC, circulation, management and self-checkout interfaces are all based on standards-compliant World Wide Web technologies, HTML5, CSS and Javascript, making Koha a truly platform-independent solution. Koha is distributed under the open-source General Public License (GPL). For more information about Koha, please visit: http://koha-community.org/.

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Publication Year:2019
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:May 17, 2019
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Duncanville Public Library
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Record Number:24299
Last Update:2019-05-17 17:00:02
Date Created:2019-05-17 16:59:34