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January 19, 2022

Patron Point Bellwood Public Library (IL) chooses Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Bellwood Public Library, in Bellwood, Illinois, has selected its patron engagement platform to support the library's mission of encouraging and supporting the personal, educational, and professional needs of the community with emphasis on reading and learning at all ages. [Full Announcement].

January 14, 2022

Patron Point Cedar Rapids Public Library (IA) launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Cedar Rapids Public Library, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has launched its patron engagement platform to support the marketing priorities of the Library's current Strategic Plan for promoting awareness of services and programs offered by the library. [Full Announcement].

January 11, 2022

Solus Antioch goes live as the 110th Solus app of 2021. Solus announced today that Antioch, Illinois has gone live with the Solus app. [Full Announcement].

January 7, 2022

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Grand County Public Library. 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 Grand County Public Library in Utah. Grand County Public Library has been a ByWater Solutions partner and Koha ILS user since 2012 so we were very excited to work with them on implementing Aspen Discovery. [Full Announcement].

January 6, 2022

Patron Point Spokane Public Library launches Patron Point-FOLIO integration. In a market first, Patron Point announced today that Spokane Public Library has launched the company's integration with FOLIO, an open-source library services platform. Since 2019, Spokane Public Library, a John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Awardwinner, has been using Patron Point as part of their continued commitment to creative and purposeful marketing and patron engagement programs. [Full Announcement].

December 28, 2021

ByWater Solutions Hill City Public Library joins Black Hills Library Consortium with ByWater Solutions' Koha support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Black Hills Library Consortium has added Hill City Public Library to its consortium. They will be using Koha for their ILS. ByWater Solutions migrated 14,723 records from Follett. [Full Announcement].

December 17, 2021

Patron Point St. Albert Public Library (AB) joins the Patron Point community. Patron Point announced that St. Albert Public Library, in St. Albert, Alberta, has selected its patron engagement platform to support the Library's vision of being a vibrant, welcoming centre of community life, leisure and learning for all. [Full Announcement].

December 14, 2021

collectionHQ Antioch Public Library District selects collectionHQ. Antioch Public Library District joins the hundreds of public libraries worldwide that subscribe to collectionHQ to effectively analyze detailed trends and metrics about how their collection is performing. [Full Announcement].

SirsiDynix Vigo County selects SirsiDynix as their ILS Vendor. Vigo County Public Library has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System (ILS) partner. Believing in the power libraries have to uplift and enrich their communities, SirsiDynix is honored to provide services and support for Vigo County Public Library. [Full Announcement].

December 13, 2021

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Waukegan Public Library selects Vega Discover. Innovative, part of Clarivate, announced that Waukegan Public Library in Illinois has selected Vega Discover, Innovative's modern discovery solution. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Three more libraries join NHAIS with Koha support from ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that three more New Hampshire libraries joined NHAIS with Koha support from ByWater Solutions. We're thrilled to help bring more libraries onto the New Hampshire Automated Information System with NHAIS. Over the years, the system has grown to include more and more Koha catalogs. [Full Announcement].

December 12, 2021

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Porter County Public 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 Porter County Public Library System in Indiana. [Full Announcement].

November 30, 2021

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. London Public Library joins Vega Development Partner Program. Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, announced today that London Public Library in Ontario, Canada has joined Innovative's Vega Development Partner program. [Full Announcement].

November 17, 2021

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Rapid City 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 Rapid City Public Library in Rapid City, South Dakota. The Rapid City Public Library has been a Koha and ByWater partner since 2015. [Full Announcement].

November 12, 2021

collectionHQ Welcome, Algonquin Area Public Library District. collectionHQ announced that the Algonquin Area Public Library District has subscribed to its world leading data analytics product. [Full Announcement].

November 11, 2021

Equinox Equinox welcomes Pearisburg Public Library to Virginia Evergreen libraries. Equinox Open Library Initiative, an expert leader in open source technology development and support for libraries, welcomed Pearisburg Public Library to the Virginia Evergreen Libraries system with their deployment of Evergreen ILS, an award winning library solution used by more than 1,800 libraries worldwide. [Full Announcement].

November 5, 2021

Patron Point Saskatoon Public Library launches Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Saskatoon Public Library, in Saskatchewan, Canada, has selected its patron engagement platform to support its vision of changing lives through community connections, engagement and inclusivity. [Full Announcement].

October 29, 2021

Patron Point Rapid City Public Library (SD) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced today that Rapid City Public Library, in Rapid City, SD, has selected its patron engagement platform to support its mission of exploring ideas, expanding knowledge and enriching community. [Full Announcement].

October 22, 2021

Patron Point Wheaton Public Library (IL) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that Wheaton Public Library, in Wheaton, IL has selected its patron engagement platform to expand their existing marketing and communication efforts in support of the Library's mission of being a welcoming destination that connects the community to literacy, information, ideas and experiences. [Full Announcement].

October 15, 2021

MOBIUS MOBIUS migrates Person County Public Library System to NC Cardinal Consortium. MOBIUS announced that the Person County Public Library System successfully migrated and went live as a member of the NC Cardinal consortium, which utilizes the Evergreen Integrated Library System (ILS), on September 16, 2021. [Full Announcement].

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