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September 27, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions Recognized for Support at KohaCon22. ByWater Solutions announced that they were recognized for their support of Koha-US at the 2022 KohaCon Internation Conference. [Full Announcement].

September 23, 2022

ByWater Solutions Shrewsbury Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Shrewsbury Public Library went live on Koha with support from ByWater Solutions. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Plum Creek Library System. 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 Plum Creek Library System in Minnesota. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions Supports KohaCon22. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, is a proud sponsor of KohaCon22, the international Koha Annual Conference, hosted this year by koha-US. KohaCon22 will be held from September 20-23rd (Tuesday-Friday) 2022 in Lawrence, Kansas, USA. This will be a hybrid conference with both in-person and online attendance and participation options. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces September 2022 Community Giveback winner. Each month, ByWater Solutions selects one library to be awarded $500. These funds are meant to support libraries and their communities and fill gaps in funding to further library goals. The September 2022 winner of the ByWater Community Giveback, the Law Library Association of St. Louis in St. Louis, Missouri. [Full Announcement].

September 16, 2022

ByWater Solutions Yakama Nation Library joins Three Rivers Library Consortium with Koha Support from ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions announced that the Yakama Nation Library joined Three Rivers Library Consortium with Koha support from ByWater Solutions. Over 21,000 bibliographic records and 24,000 item records were migrated over. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Avalon Free Public Library. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that they are providing support and hosting services for the Aspen Open Source Discovery system for the Avalon Free Public Library in New Jersey. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Jessica Zairo, Director of Library Sales and Outreach at ByWater Solutions, Featured in Information Today, Inc. Article. Jessica Zairo, Director of Library Sales and Outreach at ByWater Solutions, is featured in Information Today, Inc.'s "A Day in the Life of Five Librarians, Part 9" segment! In the interview, Jessica talks about her extensive experience in libraries, her dedication to education and training, the projects she is currently working on, and her passion for the open source communit [Full Announcement].

September 14, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces the addition of LiDA app notifications with our Aspen 22.09 release. For this month's Aspen release we're excited to offer push notifications for the LiDA app! Building on last month's release of the “New” badge functionality, patrons using the LiDA app can now get push notifications whenever a new title is added to a saved search. We've also made set up and configuration of LiDA easier for Aspen Administrators by consolidating those settings into one place. [Full Announcement].

August 30, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces August 2022 Community Giveback winner. The August 2022 winner of the ByWater Community Giveback, the John G. McCullough Free Library in Vermont. Each month, ByWater Solutions selects one library to be awarded $500. These funds are meant to support libraries and their communities and fill gaps in funding to further library goals. [Full Announcement].

August 26, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions Contributions to Koha - August 2022. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced the contributions to the Koha Community code from the ByWater Development team. At ByWater, we believe transparency is the key to success. We submit all developments, plugins, tools, and documentation we create back to the Koha Community. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions Welcomes Myranda Fuentes. ByWater Solutions, an open-source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Open-Source library technology support, announced that Myranda Fuentes joined ByWater Solutions as an Aspen Support and Quality Assurance team member. [Full Announcement].

August 19, 2022

ByWater Solutions Ellinwood School joins CKLS and chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha and Aspen Discovery Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Ellinwood School joins Central Kansas Library System and chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha and Aspen Discovery Support. ByWater completed the migration of over 31,000 bibliographic records, 33,000 item records, and 1900 borrowers. [Full Announcement].

August 10, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces the Addition of New badges in our Aspen Discovery 22.08 Release. The latest release of Aspen Discovery offers patrons an easy way to identify new items added to their library's collection! Libraries will now have the option to automatically display a “New” badge that will display on covers for anything added to the catalog in the last week. [Full Announcement].

August 5, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions Welcomes Catrina Berka. ByWater Solutions announced that Catrina Berka joined the ByWater Solutions Education team. [Full Announcement].

August 4, 2022

ByWater Solutions Libki reaches the development milestone of regular monthly releases with ByWater Solutions support. Starting in August 2022 the Libki Project will reach a new milestone in its development. It will adopt a rigorous monthly release schedule with the latest stable version released on the first Monday of every month. We're excited that the project is growing in popularity and maturing to meet the needs of our partners and libraries around the world. A monthly release schedule ensures users get the newest features and bug fixes on a routine basis. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions announced that the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler is live on Koha with ByWater Solutions support. ByWater Solutions completed the migration of over 50,000 bibliographic records. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Haslet Public Library joins MetroShare and chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha and Aspen Discovery Support. ByWater Solutions announced that the Haslet Public Library in Haslet, Texas has joined MetroShare Libraries to use ByWater Solutions for their support of Koha and Aspen Discovery. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions at Wyoming Library Association Annual Conference 2022. ByWater Solutions, an open-source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced today that the team will be heading to the 2022 Wyoming Library Association Annual Conference from September 28-30 at the Clarion Inn in Casper, Wyoming. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Aspen Discovery community crows with a new vendor announcing support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced today that the Aspen Discovery Community is growing. Equinox Open Library Initiative will now provide support for Aspen Discovery. [Full Announcement].

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