ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that nine new member libraries have joined the Catamount Library Network in Vermont. The nine additional libraries who have joined the network over the past year include the Ainsworth Public Library, Bennington Free Library, Deborah Rawson Memorial Library, Fletcher Memorial Library, Guilford Free Library, Morristown Centennial Library, Royalton Memorial Library, Rutland Free Library and the Starksboro Public Library.
ByWater Solutions completed the second and third phases of migrations for the Catamount Library Network over the past year and will be providing implementation services for future libraries joining the Catamount Network, as well as ongoing Koha support and hosting services.
About The Catamount Library Network
The Catamount Library Network (CLN) is a member governed consortium of libraries in Vermont. CLN libraries share a common catalog and use Koha open source software. Libraries in the CLN system share circulation policies, item and collection types, and allow patron-initiated holds. The CLN was founded in partnership with the Vermont Department of Libraries and is conceived as a model collective catalog consortium for Vermont. For more information please visit: http://www.catamountlibraries.org/
Koha is the first open-source Integrated Library System (ILS). In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha's impressive feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. It includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships, and more.
About ByWater Solutions
ByWater Solutions is a full service, high quality support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their ILS than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in first rate Koha implementation and support with library systems of all sizes. Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions to support Koha not only lowers the cost of implementing and maintaining an ILS, but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. For more information please visit: http://bywatersolutions.com/