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September 16, 2021

Ex Libris Ex Libris Library App now live at the University of Amsterdam. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced that the University of Amsterdam is now live with the Ex Libris Library Mobile app, just in time for the new academic year. The Ex Libris Library Mobile app, powered by Ex Libris campusM, will help librarians provide their customers with the seamless user experience that they have come to expect from the retail, banking, and leisure applications that they use daily. The UvA Library will use the app to increase the visibility of library services such as account information, library hours, and study spaces. With useful information at hand, students can easily connect to the library and carry out library-related tasks on the go. [Full Announcement].

September 15, 2021

ByWater Solutions MetroShare Consortium goes live on Aspen and Koha with ByWater support. ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, the MetroShare Consortium in Texas is now live on Aspen Discovery and Koha with ByWater Support. [Full Announcement].

September 14, 2021

Equinox Equinox welcomes James Memorial Public Library to the Missouri Evergreen Consortium. Equinox Open Library Initiative, an expert leader in open source technology, development, and support for libraries, announced the migration of the James Memorial Public Library to Evergreen ILS as the newest member of the Missouri Evergreen Consortium. [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 30, 2021

Equinox Equinox welcomes Henry County Library to the Missouri Evergreen Consortium. Equinox Open Library Initiative announced the migration of Henry County Library to Evergreen ILS as part of the Missouri Evergreen Consortium. Evergreen Integrated Library System is an award winning and trusted library solution used by more than 1,800 libraries worldwide. [Full Announcement].

August 26, 2021

PTFS Three public libraries begin using Bibliovation 7.0 in production. Three federal government public libraries have gone live using a hosted offering of the Bibliovation 7.0 Library Services Platform. One library is in Illinois, one in Louisiana, and one in Washington. These three institutions are now using Bibliovation 7.0 to manage physical and electronic resources as they serve their respective communities. The migration for all three libraries took place during the early summer and all three went in the first weeks of August. 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 three libraries are accessing their collections and related resources using the Bibliovation Discovery Layer. [Full Announcement].

August 24, 2021

Atlas Systems, Inc. Columbia University adds three libraries to their Aeon installation. Columbia University has added three new libraries to their Rare Books and Manuscripts Library installation of Aeon. The Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, and C.V. Starr East Asian Library at Columbia University are now live using Aeon to manage workflows and request for their archives and special collections. [Full Announcement].

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Spanish Fork Library. ByWater Solutions announced that they are providing support and hosting services for the Aspen Open Source Discovery system for Spanish Fork Library in Spanish Fork, Utah. Aspen was added to Spanish Fork's already existing Koha ILS that ByWater Solutions has supported since 2012! We are so happy to expand our partnership with Spanish Fork and their outstanding staff. [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 14, 2021

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Klamath County Library System chooses Vega Discover. Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, announced that the Klamath County Library System has selected Vega Discover, Innovative's new, modern discovery solution. [Full Announcement].

August 11, 2021

The Library Corporation Grand Island Public Library excited to implement Library.Solution. The Library Corporation announced the recent implementation of Library.Solution for Grand Island Public Library in Grand Island, Nebraska. The library has been looking forward to the completely web-based and hosted library system that Library•Solution provides, as well as the eIntegration and dedicated Kids PAC solutions for their borrowers. [Full Announcement].

August 5, 2021

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Aspen Discovery for Carnegie-Stout Public Library. ByWater Solutions announced that they are providing support and hosting services for the Aspen Open Source Discovery system for Carnegie-Stout Public Library in Dubuque, Iowa. Aspen was added to Carnegie-Stouts's already existing Koha ILS that ByWater Solutions has supported since 2014! We are so happy to expand our partnership with Carnegie-Stout and their enthusiastic team. [Full Announcement].

August 2, 2021

Equinox Vermont Jazz Center Goes Live on Koha ILS. Equinox Open Library Initiative is pleased to announce the successful implementation of Koha ILS at the Vermont Jazz Center of Brattleboro, Vermont, 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].

July 24, 2021

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Middle Country Public Library Launches Vega Discover. Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, congratulates Middle Country Public Library on their launch of Vega Discover, Innovative's new, modern discovery solution. [Full Announcement].

July 23, 2021

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Koha for Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine. ByWater Solutions announced that they are providing support services for Koha ILS for Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York. Bywater Solutions completed the transition of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine's 3,300+ item records from Sierra to Koha and is providing ongoing support services to the library. [Full Announcement].

July 21, 2021

Atlas Systems, Inc. Two New York Public Library special collection reading rooms go live with Aeon. The New York Public Library's Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books Division at the Schwarzman Building and Library for Performing Arts are now live with Aeon. Three of the eleven reading rooms at the New York Public Library slated to implement Aeon are now live and in production. [Full Announcement].

July 20, 2021

LibLime Three U.S. Government Libraries Go Live Using Bibliovation 7.0. Three federal government libraries with a shared mission – one in Texas and two in Florida — have gone live using the Bibliovation 7.0 Library Services Platform. These three libraries will be using Bibliovation 7.0 to manage physical and electronic resources as they serve their respective communities. The migration for all three libraries took place during the spring and all three went live this summer. All three of the library staffs are now enjoying the benefits of a 100% browser-based library management solution. The users of the three libraries are accessing their collections and related resources using the Bibliovation Discovery Layer. [Full Announcement].

July 16, 2021

OCLC University of Suffolk now using OCLC’s WorldShare Management Services. The University of Suffolk is now live with OCLC's WorldShare Management Services as their new library services platform, a move that will improve workflows and make it possible for staff to make more data-driven management decisions. [Full Announcement].

June 28, 2021

Ex Libris Ithaca College Is the first institution in the United States to go live with the Ex Libris Rapido resource sharing platform. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced that Ithaca College is the first institution in the United States to go live with the Ex Libris Rapido resource sharing platform. The College decided to move to the new platform earlier this year and will be using it to conduct resource sharing with partner libraries. [Full Announcement].

June 23, 2021

ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions announces support of Koha for Santa Fe Public Library. ByWater Solutions announced that they are providing support services for the Koha ILS for Santa Fe Public Library in New Mexico! Santa Fe Public Library also went live on Aspen Discovery in January 2021. [Full Announcement].

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