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Press Release: ByWater Solutions [December 2, 2022]

Knox Public Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions Support

ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Knox County Public Library went live on Koha with support from ByWater Solutions.

ByWater completed the migration of over 480,000 bibliographic records and 1 million item records.

Mary Pom Claiborne, who oversees marketing and development at the Knox County Public Library, recently commented on the migration:

We enjoyed working with the staff at Bywater. They were thorough, responsive and easy to work with. We are pleased to have a product that will grow and develop with us."

About Knox County Public Library

As the oldest continuously operating public library in the state of Tennessee, we have a proud heritage. Today, the Knox County Public Library is pleased to offer more than one million books, periodicals, compact discs, films, audiobooks and downloadables through 19 locations across Knox County including one of the premier historical and genealogical collections in the Southeast.

Learn more here: https://www.knoxcountylibrary....

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 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 Knox County Public Library went live on Koha with support from ByWater Solutions.
Publication Year:2022
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:December 2, 2022
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company:
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Aspen Discovery
Libraries: Knox County Public Library
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/28180/knox-public-library-goes-live-on-koha-with-bywater-solutions-support

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