ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the New England Institute of Technology Library, of East Greenwich, RI. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the migration of the library's 60,000 plus holdings from TLC and is providing ongoing Koha support and hosting services. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at: https://libcatalog.neit.edu/
Nathan Curulla, ByWater's CRO and Co-Owner commented on the library's decision to move to ByWater support:
"We are very excited to have the opportunity to partner with the team at New England Tech. Koha is a great match for the library and we are excited that they were able to take advantage of our new, updated public catalog! "
About the New England Institute of Technology:
As a leader in technical career education in Southeastern New England, Rhode Island's New England Institute of Technology is a private, non-profit technical university offering Associate, Bachelor's, Master's and Online Degrees in over 50 programs. Each one has been thoughtfully designed with input from both educators and industry experts. The focus at New England Tech is to give each student a solid balance: a base of analytical skills with hands-on training. Most of our Associate Degree programs can be completed in as little as 18 months and our Bachelor's Degree programs in as little as 3 years. Today, enrollment has grown to 3,000 students. For more information please visit: http://www.neit.edu/About-Us/Overview
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 Koha 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 for Koha support 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/