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ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Catamount Library Network

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [July 13, 2022]

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 Open Source Discovery system for the Catamount Library Network in Vermont.

Catamount has 21 libraries (soon to be 23, with Dorset and Winhall), each with their own catalog. Here are some samples:

  • https://fletcher.aspendiscovery.org
  • https://rutland.aspendiscovery.org
  • https://springfield.aspendiscovery.org/

Morgan Daigneault, Aspen Implementation Specialist, recently commented on the implementation.

It has been a pleasure working with the 23 libraries of the Catamount Library Network to implement their discovery layers. I enjoyed finding solutions in Aspen Discovery to each library's unique needs!

About Catamount Library Network

The Catamount Library Network (CLN) is a member-governed consortium of libraries that share a common catalog and use Koha open-source software. They share circulation policies and item and collection types, and they allow patron-initiated holds.

You can learn more about CLN here: https://www.catamountlibraries...

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.

About Aspen Discovery

Aspen is a full-featured Discovery System that integrates with eContent and other third-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. It also improves relevancy and ease of use, provides native reading recommendations, displays all formats of titles within one result (record grouping), and much more. With included features like web builder and mobile app (Aspen LiDA), Aspen was created to give users an improved experience over other Discovery systems, with less impact on library budgets.

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Publication Year:2022
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:July 13, 2022
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Aspen Discovery
Libraries: Catamount Library Network
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Record Number:27524
Last Update:2022-08-18 09:51:44
Date Created:2022-07-13 12:28:23
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