North Bethesda, MD, April 16, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be holding a Technology Luncheon and Listening Session at the upcoming Computers in Libraries scheduled for April 27-29 in Washington, D.C. LibLime will be exhibiting in Booth 414.
LibLime will be holding a free Technology Luncheon for CIL attendees, on Tuesday April 28, from 12:30 to 2 pm. The Technology Luncheon will be focused on the current state of open development initiatives, and what libraries are looking for in a next generation Library Services Platform (LSP). Speaking will be Patrick Jones, Executive Director of LibLime and John Rose, of BiblioSpark. There will be a brief presentation of the enhancements made to Academic Koha in its latest release, as well as planning for future releases. Strongly opinionated guests are highly encouraged to attend and voice their needs, wants, and desires for functionality in a development-on-demand, next generation LSP.
Some of the features discussed will be:
- Discovery layers – central index vs. federated searches
- Databases , aggregators and boutique providers
- ERM – its usefulness and application
- Where to look for staff efficiencies
To register to attend this free luncheon, please email Ariel Levinsky at email@example.com to request a reserved seat, or visit LibLime in the booth at Computers in Libraries.
About Computers in Libraries
Computers in Libraries is an annual conference and exhibition on all aspects of library and information delivery technology. Although the tools and technology in libraries changes from year to year, Computers in Libraries consistently showcases excellent topics and speakers. Computers in Libraries 2014 theme is "Hacking the Library," with a focus on hacking, or changing, the ideas, practices, and strategies in using technology and other methods to engage the community.
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.