ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced today that they are providing support and hosting services for the Aspen Discovery Open Source system for Nashville Public Library in Tennessee!
Nashville Public Library facilitates the partnership with the Metro Nashville Public Schools. You can view their customized public catalog and school catalog through the links below.
Nashville Public Library https://catalog.library.nashville.org/
Metro Nashville Public Schools https://school.library.nashville.org/
Addie Van Salisbury, Process Polymath, for Aspen Discovery at ByWater Solutions recently commented on the migration.
Nashville is a great partner for Aspen Discovery because they love to be involved in every step! Members of the Nashville team have added code in the ASpen Discovery manual, tested future development, and worked with community members to make aspen an amazing open-source discovery.
About Nashville Public Library
The mission of Nashville Public Library is to inspire reading, advance learning, and connect their community.
Read more at https://library.nashville.org/about
Ed Brown, Public Information Representative, from Nashville Public Library recently commented on the migration.
We're very excited for our users to discover all that our upgraded catalog, powered by Aspen, has to offer. More search customization options, the ability to freeze holds, and better language interfaces are just a few of the features that stand out. We love the improvements that Aspen has brought to our online catalog, and we're confident that our library customers will love them, too.
About Metro Nashville Public Schools
The mission of Metro Nashville Public Schools is to deliver a great public education to every student, every day.
Read more at https://www.mnps.org/about-mnps
About Aspen Discovery
Aspen is a full-featured Discovery System that integrates with e-content and other 3rd party providers, giving your patrons comprehensive access to all of your materials in one place. Aspen combines your library catalog with e-content, digital archives, and enrichment from all major third-party providers improves relevancy and ease of use, provides native reading recommendations, displays all formats of titles within one result (FRBR), and much more. Aspen was created to give users an improved experience over other Discovery systems with less of an impact on library budgets. For more information about Aspen please visit https://bywatersolutions.com/projects/aspen-discovery.
About ByWater Solutions
ByWater Solutions is a full service, high-quality Open Source support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their systems than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in first-rate implementation and support services with library systems of all sizes for the Koha ILS, Aspen Discovery, Folio LSP, Coral ERM, and Libki PC Management.
Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions not only lowers the cost of implementation and maintenance of OSS but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. For more information please visit https://bywatersolutions.com.