North Bethesda, MD, April 3, 2012 LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that the Hong Kong Buddhist College has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Academic Koha, as their next generation, open source, Integrated Library System (ILS). The College Library ran a tender for ILS vendors and LibLime won with the best technical and cost proposal. The College Library is pleased to be joining the growing ranks of academic libraries using and developing LibLime Academic Koha.
About Hong Kong Buddhist College
Established in 1969, Hong Kong Buddhist College is a privately-funded non-profit-making institution sponsored by Hong Kong Buddhist Sangha Association. The Hong Kong Buddhist College offers 4-year programs approved by the Taiwan Government, as well as a Master's Degree program in collaboration with a PRC university. Keeping in pace with and in support of the Hong Kong Government's education policy, Sangha has recently decided to establish a new post-secondary education institution (tentatively named Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education).
About LibLime - PTFS
LibLime – PTFS is the global leader in providing support for the Koha open source ILS. Rather than sell software licenses for static, hard-to-customize software products, the PTFS LibLime Division educates libraries about the benefits of open source, enabling them to make choices about how best to provide their communities and staff with better technology services. The PTFS LibLime Division then facilitates deployment of Koha in libraries by providing outstanding consulting, development, implementation, and support/hosting for libraries of all types and sizes. PTFS is also the developer of the world's leading content management software, ArchivalWare, and specializes in meeting library personnel staffing requirements, digitization, and metadata keying services. For more information, see http://liblime.com or http://ptfs.com or http://archivalware.net.