COLUMBUS, OH--May 18, 2009--LibLime, the leader in open-source solutions for libraries, announced today that industry expert Maria Laude has joined LibLime's support team as Application Support Librarian.
Maria is widely known among library customers throughout the U.S. and has 10+ years working with library automation systems. Maria comes to LibLime from SirsiDynix where her reputation as an enthusiastic, professional trainer took her into sales support affording her front-line contact with customers. Maria boasts significant experience with the Unicorn, SirsiDynix Symphony, Geac, Dynix, Horizon, Sunrise, NOTIS and CARL automated library systems.
"I'm excited to have joined the LibLime team, and I'm looking forward to helping librarians enjoy the fantastic opportunities associated with open-source software," says Maria.
"LibLime is always looking for ways to strengthen the quality of support we offer to our library customers. Maria is a great addition to both LibLime's support and training teams," adds Debra Denault, Senior Vice President of Operations for the company.
Maria holds an M.S. in Library Science from Florida State University.
LibLime is the global leader in open-source solutions for libraries, with a mission to make open source accessible to libraries. Rather than sell software licenses for static, hard-to-customize software products, LibLime educates libraries about the benefits of open source, enabling them to make choices about how best to provide their communities and staff with better technology services. LibLime then facilitates implementation of open source in libraries by providing outstanding development, customization, support and training solutions--solutions tailored to each library's needs. For more information, see http://liblime.com.