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Current News Service and Archive


October 30, 2020

ByWater Solutions Library Consortium of Eastern Idaho goes live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions announced that the Library Consortium of Eastern Idaho (LCEI) is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

October 28, 2020

ByWater Solutions Swanton Public Library joins VOKAL with Koha support from ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions announced that VOKAL (Vermont Organization of Koha Automated Libraries) has added Swanton Public Library to its consortium. They will be using Koha for their ILS. [Full Announcement].

October 20, 2020

ByWater Solutions Grapevine Public Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Grapevine Public Library in Texas is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

October 5, 2020

ByWater Solutions Kansas Wesleyan University Memorial Library goes live on Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Kansas Wesleyan University Memorial Library in Salina, Kansas is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

September 30, 2020

ByWater Solutions Salina Public Library goes live on Koha and Aspen Discovery with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Salina Public Library in Kansas is now live on Koha and Aspen Discovery. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery Announces 20.13.00 Release and Notes. Aspen Discovery announced this week that the 20.13 release is available. This major release includes 1 new feature, 31 improvements, and 4 minor changes. [Full Announcement].

September 28, 2020

ByWater Solutions St. Thomas University Goes Live on FOLIO with ByWater Solutions Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that St. Thomas University in Miami Gardens, Florida is now live on FOLIO. [Full Announcement].

September 22, 2020

ByWater Solutions Warner University Goes Live on FOLIO with ByWater Solutions Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Warner University in Lake Wales, Florida is now live on FOLIO. [Full Announcement].

September 11, 2020

ByWater Solutions Weeks Memorial Joins NHAIS with Koha Support from ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions announced that NHAIS (New Hampshire Automated Information System) has added Weeks Memorial Library to its New Hampshire Union Public Access Catalog. They will be using Koha for their ILS. [Full Announcement].

September 10, 2020

ByWater Solutions Stowell Free Library joins NHAIS with Koha support from ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions announced that NHAIS (New Hampshire Automated Information System) has added Stowell Free Library to its New Hampshire Union Public Access Catalog. They will be using Koha for their ILS. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery Announces 20.12.00 Release and Notes. Aspen Discovery announced this week that the 20.12 release is available. This major release includes 1 new feature, 72 improvements, and 2 minor changes. [Full Announcement].

September 1, 2020

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery adopted in over 250 libraries. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology, announced today that they are providing Aspen Discovery support and hosting services to over 250 library sites. Partly due to the system's increased adoption by library consortia, ByWater has quickly added over 250 sites to their support and hosting platform since late 2019. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Ian Walls Selected to Join Product Council for FOLIO Open Source Community. ByWater Solutions announced that Ian Walls, FOLIO Implementation Lead, has been appointed to the FOLIO Product Council. The FOLIO Product Council will act on behalf of the Open Library Environment (OLE) Community and FOLIO partners to express and champion priorities in the development of the FOLIO Library Service Platform and ensure the relevance and cohesiveness of the FOLIO project. [Full Announcement].

August 26, 2020

ByWater Solutions University of North Alabama goes live on Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Collier Library and Information Services at the University of North Alabama is now live on Koha. ByWater completed the transition of the library's 882,000 plus holdings from Sierra ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. [Full Announcement].

August 19, 2020

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions develops curbside pickup functionality for the Koha Community. The Koha Community, one of the world's largest and most active Open Source communities, now has a curbside service integration, allowing our library partners to serve their patrons remotely in a much more efficient manner. ByWater Solutions saw an urgent need for this functionality within Koha and wanted to develop this integration as quickly as possible for our partners and the Koha Community. [Full Announcement].

August 8, 2020

ByWater Solutions Gerald R. Sherratt Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions announced that the Gerald R. Sherratt Library, Southern Utah University is now live on Koha! [Full Announcement].

August 4, 2020

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery Announces 20.11.00 Release and Notes. We are thrilled to work with EBSCO and our partner libraries to introduce support for searching EBSCO EDS within Aspen Discovery. This functionality helps public libraries make effective use of their articles and databases and unifies the search experience for academic libraries. The introduction of this functionality marks a significant new chapter in the evolution of Aspen Discovery. [Full Announcement].

August 3, 2020

ByWater Solutions Four Libraries Join HELM and Choose ByWater Solutions' Koha Support. ByWater Solution announced that HELM (Higher Education Libraries of Massachusetts) an association of Massachusetts college libraries in public higher education has added 4 more libraries to their HELM catalog. Northern Essex Community College, Berkshire Community College, Springfield Technical Community College, and Bristol Community College joined the group this year. [Full Announcement].

July 22, 2020

ByWater Solutions The Pennsylvania Koha Consortium Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions announced that the Pennsylvania Koha Consortium is now live on Koha! Nine Libraries throughout the state of Pennsylvania form the PKC Group! The member libraries were formerly known as Pennsylvania Millennium Users Group (PAMUG). [Full Announcement].

July 14, 2020

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery Announces 20.10.00 Release and Notes. Aspen Discovery announced this week that the 20.10 release is available. This major release includes 28 improvements. [Full Announcement].

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