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Press Release: ByWater Solutions [August 8, 2020]

Gerald R. Sherratt Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Support

ByWater Solutions announced that the Gerald R. Sherratt Library, Southern Utah University is now live on Koha!

ByWater completed the transition of the library's 529,000 plus holdings from Symphony ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at

Brendan Gallagher, Founder, and CEO of ByWater Solutions recently commented on the migration:

It is awesome to see the recent growth of the Koha Community in the academic libraries of Utah!

About Gerald R. Sherratt Library

The mission of the Gerald R. Sherratt Library is to ensure access to global information within a personalized learning environment by collecting, organizing, preserving, disseminating, and creating information for the university community. The role of the library is to actively stimulate the optimum use of information resources by developing information literacy skills that support the university curriculum, student and faculty research, and public service. Unique to their mission is the training of instructional media professionals.

Read more about the Gerald R. Sherratt Library Goals, Mission, & Vision.

About ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions is a full service, high-quality Open Source support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their systems than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in the first-rate implementation and support services with library systems of all sizes for the Koha ILS, Aspen Discovery, Folio LSP, Coral ERM, and Libki PC Management.

Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions not only lowers the cost of implementation and maintenance of OSS 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 the Gerald R. Sherratt Library, Southern Utah University is now live on Koha!
Publication Year:2020
Type of Material:Press Release
Date Issued:August 8, 2020
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Southern Utah University
Subject: System announcements -- installations

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