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Press Release: ByWater Solutions [May 28, 2019]

Sacred Heart University Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Sacred Heart University Library, in Connecticut is now live on Koha! ByWater completed the transition of the library's 100,000 plus holdings from Sierra ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at:

Nate Curulla, CRO at ByWater Solutions, recently commented on their migration:

We are thrilled to have another Academic Library in Connecticut join the Koha Community and ByWater Family. We look forward to partnering with Sacred Heart University Library and seeing what their Library does with Koha.

About Sacred Heart University

Sacred Heart University, contemporary in spirit and thinking, is rooted in the liberal arts and Catholic intellectual traditions. Their mission is to educate the whole person while preparing students to lead and serve in the world today.

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:

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:

Summary: ByWater Solutions announced that Sacred Heart University Library, in Connecticut is now live on Koha. ByWater completed the transition of the library’s 100,000 plus holdings from Sierra ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library.
Publication Year:2019
Type of Material:Press Release
Date Issued:May 28, 2019
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha -- ByWater Solutions
Libraries: Sacred Heart University

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