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August 12, 2014

LibLime Hoesch Memorial goes live on Pioneer Consortium Union Catalog. The Hoesch Memorial Public Library, located in Alma, Nebraska, is now live on the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of the Hoesch Memorial Public Library, the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog now has over 620,000 bibliographic records and 1,600,000 items. The Hoesch Memorial Public Library has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully migrate their bibliographic, item, and patron data into the union catalog. [Full Announcement].

May 24, 2014

LibLime Hoesch Memorial Public Library joins LibLime Koha and the Pioneer Consortium. The Hoesch Memorial Public Library, located in Alma, NE, has joined the Pioneer Consortium and will participate in the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services.The Hoesch Memorial Public Library staff will work with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from its legacy ILS system. Hoesch Memorial will enjoy autonomy within the LibLime Koha union catalog, as LibLime Koha includes support for local ownership of patron records, local ownership of items records linked to communal bibliographic records, and OPAC group searching for pre-designated collections. Hoesch Memorial patrons will also benefit from other functionality in the software sponsored by Pioneer, such as Enriched EDI for acquisitions and expanded fines and fees support in circulation. [Full Announcement].