DULUTH, Ga., Jan. 24, 2018 -- Equinox is pleased to announce that Niagara Falls Public Library in Ontario, Canada successfully migrated to Evergreen.
Niagara Falls Public Library serves the City of Niagara Falls residents including 31,208 patrons and a collection encompassing 138,317 bibliographic records. Equinox provided data migration, policy configuration, project management and training services.
"Equinox has demonstrated their commitment to the Open Library Initiative, by providing extensive consulting services, guidance, and advice throughout the transition process," said Christopher Dunn, Manager of Library Service Spaces, Niagara Falls Public Library. "Their team of exceptionally professional, talented, and committed staff, have ensured that our move to the Evergreen system has been as seamless and transparent as possible."
Rogan Hamby, Equinox Data and Project Analyst, assisted Niagara Falls Public Library with their migration. "Working with the Niagara Falls staff has been a real pleasure during this migration," he said. "The professionalism, acumen and positivity at each step has been wonderful. I'm excited to have them join the greater Evergreen community and see the benefits that this migration brings to their professional services and staff."
About Equinox Open Library Initiative
Equinox Open Library Initiative Inc. is a nonprofit company engaging in literary, charitable, and educational endeavors serving cultural and knowledge institutions. As the successor to Equinox Software, Inc., the Initiative carries forward a decade of service and experience with Evergreen and other open source library software. At Equinox OLI we help you empower your library with open source technologies. To learn more, please visit https://www.equinoxinitiative.org/ .
Evergreen is an award-winning ILS developed to provide an open source product able to meet the diverse needs of consortia and high transaction public libraries. However, it has proven to be equally successful in smaller installations including special and academic libraries. Today, over 1500 libraries around the world are using Evergreen including NC Cardinal, SC Lends, and B.C. Sitka. For more information about Evergreen, including a list of all known Evergreen installations, see http://evergreen-ils.org .