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October 22, 2021

LibLime Three libraries begin using Bibliovation 7.2 in production. Three federal government libraries with traditional public library collections and multiple branches have gone live using a hosted offering of the Bibliovation 7.2 Library Services Platform (LSP). One library is in Louisiana, one library is in Texas, and the third library is in Maryland. These three libraries are now using Bibliovation 7.2 to manage physical and electronic resources as they serve their respective communities. The migration processes were implemented during the summer and the three libraries went live in September. The library staffs are now enjoying the benefits of a 100% browser-based library management solution in a FedRAMP-certified hosting facility. The users of the libraries are accessing their collections and related resources using the Bibliovation Discovery Layer. [Full Announcement].

September 29, 2021

LibLime LibLime Wins Multi-Million Dollar Five Year Bibliovation Contract. Bibliovation has been selected by a federal government library as their new Library Services Platform. The library has awarded LibLime a five-year support and maintenance contract worth several million dollars over the life of the contract. The library has several branches throughout the country and will use multiple Bibliovation systems to support their research community. Bibliovation provides the technical capabilities the library needs to meet all workflow requirements for print and digital collections. The LibLime cost proposal falls within the library's budgetary goals as well. LibLime will work closely with library staff to provide support services beginning in mid-September, 2021. [Full Announcement].

May 28, 2021

PTFS Two U.S. Government Libraries go live using Bibliovation 7.0. Two federal government libraries with a shared mission – one in Virginia and one in Texas — have joined to form a union catalog and have gone live using the Bibliovation 7.0 Library Services Platform. These two libraries will be using Bibliovation 7.0 to manage physical and electronic resources as they serve their respective communities. The bibliographic records of both libraries were merged and deduplicated to form this shared catalog and both libraries are now enjoying the benefits of a 100% browser-based solution. [Full Announcement].

June 24, 2018

LibLime South Central Library System selects Bibliovation. LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by South Central Library System (SCLS) as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform after a lengthy and competitive review of industry LSP’s. LibLime responded to SCLS’s technical requirements with a comprehensive functional response, on-site demonstration and a compelling cost proposal which has resulted in a contract award. LibLime will provide development, migration and continued support services to SCLS. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with SLCS staff to continue to upgrade their current LibLime system. [Full Announcement].

July 9, 2016

LibLime U.S. Academic federal library selects Bibliovation. LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by an academic U.S. Federal Government Library as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform to manage their bibliographic and digital collections. LibLime responded to the Library’s RFP and with a solid technical response and a compelling cost proposal was awarded the contract. LibLime will provide implementation, digital object migration, and support services to the library. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with government staff to replace their legacy commercial bibliographic cataloging system. [Full Announcement].

October 4, 2015

LibLime U.S. Federal Agency selects Bibliovation. LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by an agency within the Department of Defense as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform to manage their bibliographic and digital technical collections. LibLime will provide implementation, data recovery and support services to the agency library. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with government staff to replace their legacy commercial bibliographic cataloging system. [Full Announcement].

September 10, 2015

LibLime Treasury Library goes live on Bibliovation. The Treasury Library, has gone live on Bibliovation, LibLime’s new state-of-the-art Library Services Platform. The experienced Library staff at Treasury worked closely with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully migrate bibliographic, item, authority, patron and digital content to the Bibliovation LSP from their legacy commercial system. [Full Announcement].