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January 20, 2022

Catalyst IT Auckland University of Technology and Catalyst celebrate the Koha Project go-live. The Catalyst Koha team is excited to announce that Auckland University of Technology has officially gone live with the Koha Library Management System. AUT is the first university from New Zealand or Australia to implement Koha. [Full Announcement].

January 14, 2022

ByWater Solutions First Nations Information Connection Libraries Go Live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that First Nations Information Connection Libraries in Alberta, Canada is now live on Koha ILS with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions completed the migration of 57,000 plus bibliographic records from Symphony ILS with SirsiDynix. [Full Announcement].

January 4, 2022

ByWater Solutions The Menil Collection goes live on Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Menil Collection in Houston, Texas is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

January 3, 2022

ByWater Solutions Westmoreland County Community College Library goes live on Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Westmoreland County Community College Library is now live on Koha. [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 16, 2021

PTFS Europe The Manchester College chooses Koha open-source library management system, hosted and supported by PTFS Europe. The Manchester College and its higher education partner UCEN Manchester has chosen Koha as its new library management system. PTFS Europe implemented the new system and will provide ongoing hosting and support services. [Full Announcement].

December 15, 2021

ByWater Solutions Koha Community Announces 21.11 Release. The Koha Community, home of the world's first free and open-source library system, announced last month that the Koha 21.11 release is available. This major release includes 4 new features, 196 enhancements, 388 bugfixes. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Rose City Astronomers Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Rose City Astronomers Library in Portland, Oregon is now live on Koha ILS with ByWater Support. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions' Partners Sponsor Development in Koha 21.11 Release. We are so thankful for all our partners that have sponsored developments in the Koha Community 21.11 release. [Full Announcement].

December 13, 2021

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 3, 2021

Admin Kuhn The library of the Leibniz-Institut für Raumbezogene Sozialforschung goes live on Koha with Admin Kuhn.. The library of the Leibniz-Institut für Raumbezogene Sozialforschung goes live on Koha with Admin Kuhn. [Admin Kuhn] Admin Kuhn, a Swiss Koha support company, announced today that the library of the Leibniz-Institut für Raumbezogene Sozialforschung in Erkner (near Berlin), Germany, is now live on Koha! Admin Kuhn completed the transition of the library's 26'700 holdings from Allegro-C. [Full Announcement].

November 11, 2021

PTFS Europe IAML UK and Ireland chooses Koha open source library management system, hosted and supported by PTFS Europe.. The UK and Ireland Branch of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres - IAML (UK & Irl) - has chosen Koha as its new Library Management System, to replace the previous Mikromarc system. Locating performance materials is a major challenge for many orchestras and choirs. IAML has taken a major step forward in helping such groups, with the launch of the refreshed Encore21 service. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions Bossier Parish Libraries goes live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Bossier Parish Libraries are now live on Koha. ByWater completed the transition of the library's over 220,000 bibs from Library.Solution and continues to provide support services for Koha. [Full Announcement].

November 10, 2021

PTFS Europe NCG chooses Koha open source library management system, hosted and supported by PTFS Europe. NCG consists of 7 Colleges (Carlisle College, Kidderminster College, Lewisham College, Newcastle College, Newcastle Sixth Form College, Southwark College and West Lancashire College) and has chosen Koha as its new Library Management System, to replace previous solutions across the group. Each College had its own LMS with its own library collection and each are managed independently. One of the goals of this project was for all Colleges in the group to share a single system which will allow for cross group support, knowledge sharing, future collaboration and sharing of resources and good practice. [Full Announcement].

October 12, 2021

ByWater Solutions Marion County Library System goes live on Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that Marion County Library System in Florida is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

September 13, 2021

ByWater Solutions Washoe County Law Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions announced that Washoe County Law Library is now live on Koha. [Full Announcement].

August 17, 2021

ByWater Solutions Two new libraries join VOKAL With ByWater Solutions' Koha support. ByWater Solutions, announced that Vermont Organization of Koha Automated Libraries has added Fletcher Free Library and Lincoln Library to its consortium. They will be using Koha for their ILS. [Full Announcement].

August 9, 2021

Catalyst IT Auckland University of Technology choose Koha Library System. Catalyst is delighted to announce that Auckland University of Technology will soon become the first University in New Zealand and Australia to implement Koha Library Management System. [Full Announcement].

August 3, 2021

Equinox Center for Khmer Studies goes live on Koha ILS. Equinox Open Library Initiative is pleased to announce the successful implementation of Koha ILS at the Center for Khmer Studies, with funding provided by the Equinox Open Source Grant. The grant provides implementation, training, hosting, and support services for Koha ILS, an open source integrated library system used by libraries worldwide. [Full Announcement].

Catalyst IT Auckland University of Technology choose Koha Library System. Catalyst announced that Auckland University of Technology will soon become the first University in New Zealand and Australia to implement Koha Library Management System. [Full Announcement].

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