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February 1, 2019

(Evergreen Project) Chris Sharp, PINES System Administrator at the Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS), has been selected as the January Contributor of the Month to the Evergreen open source library system by the Evergreen Projectís Outreach Committee.

October 23, 2018

(Evergreen Project) The new Evergreen Release 3.2 completes the move to a modern web-based staff client, phasing out the old client, while providing other enhancements developed by the Evergreen community to enhance service for library users and improve tools for library managers.

January 30, 2018

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen open-source community is leading a session at the 2018 American Library Association Midwinter meeting to show how Evergreen 3.0 is helping libraries serve their users in the modern age. Evergreen at the desk, on the road, and everywhere in between is scheduled for 1 to 2 p.m. at the Colorado Convention Center, Mile High 1E.

October 6, 2017

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen community announced the release of Evergreen 3.0, a major upgrade that will change the way library staff use and interact with Evergreen.Evergreen 3.0 features a new staff client that can run in a web browser on a desktop, tablet, or mobile phone, helping libraries to better meet the high expectations of users. Bringing library services on the road has never been easier. Staff will use the same client interfaces on all devices, which are automatically optimized for whatever screen is in use.

June 14, 2017

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen open-source community will highlight some of the ways the Evergreen catalog helps users find the material they need at the American Library Association Conference in Chicago later this month.

October 7, 2016

(Evergreen Project) Evergreen brings search retrieval to a new level with the addition of a popularity boost to its ranking algorithm. The addition of the popularity ranking, along with new badges that will display for popular titles in the catalog, is one of many new features in Evergreen 2.11. Released on September 22, 2016, Evergreen 2.11 also features improvements to the patronís My Account experience, the addition of e-mail checkout receipts, and enhancements that will improve staff workflows in circulation and cataloging.

April 12, 2016

(Evergreen Project) Per the Evergreen Project's Event Code of Conduct https://evergreenils.org/codeofconduct Evergreen event organizers are dedicated to providing a harassmentfree experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. It is now important to reemphasize that commitment.

March 25, 2016

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen open-source software community announced the release of version 2.10 of the Evergreen software. Evergreen 2.10 features many improvements to patron privacy and security.

June 24, 2015

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen community will be hosting booth 3345 at ALA San Francisco on June 25th through 30th. Evergreen is open source library software that is used in more than 1,300 libraries around the world.

May 7, 2015

(Evergreen Project) The Evergreen open-source software community announces the release of version 2.8 of the Evergreen software.

June 14, 2011

(Evergreen Project) The Software Freedom Conservancy welcomes the Evergreen project as its newest member. Evergreen joins twenty-six other Conservancy members, who receive the benefit of aggregated non-profit status available to all Conservancy member projects.

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