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Press Release: ByWater Solutions [April 11, 2019]

University of Montevallo goes live on ByWater Solutions Koha support

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the University of Montevallo Carmichael Library in Alabama is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the transition of the library's 200,000 plus holdings from Horizon ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at: https://libcatalog.montevallo.edu/

Cate Guenther, Carmichael Librarian recently commented on the training and migration:

Thank you for the training experience. We are so thoroughly pleased with the new system and your training sessions were extremely informative. It was great getting to know you and getting a glimpse of ByWater Solutions as a company. I am impressed and so thankful we are able to be a new customer of yours!

About the Carmichael Library

The Carmichael Library connects people with information, fosters individual and collaborative research and study, cultivates critical thinking, and promotes creativity.

Read more at: http://libguides.montevallo.edu/mission

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: https:bywatersolutions.com

About Koha

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.

Koha's OPAC, circulation, management and self-checkout interfaces are all based on standards-compliant World Wide Web technologies, HTML5, CSS and Javascript, making Koha a truly platform-independent solution. Koha is distributed under the open-source General Public License (GPL). For more information about Koha, please visit: http://koha-community.org/


Summary: ByWater Solutions announced that the University of Montevallo Carmichael Library in Alabama is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the transition of the library’s 200,000 plus holdings from Horizon ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library.
Publication Year:2019
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:April 11, 2019
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company:
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: University of Montevallo
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/24225

LTG Bibliography Record number: 24225. Created: 2019-04-17 08:14:36; Last Modified: 2019-04-17 08:15:06.