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Florida State Hospital selects LibLime Koha

Press Release: LibLime [November 16, 2011]

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Abstract: Florida State Hospital, in Chattahoochee, Florida, has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Koha, as their next generation, open development, Integrated Library System.


Florida State Hospital, in Chattahoochee, Florida, has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Koha, as their next generation, open development, Integrated Library System (ILS).

About Florida State Hospital

Florida State Hospital is a state facility providing mental health care to approximately 1,000 residents. Created in 1876, the Hospital has a strong reputation nationally for innovative care and responsible stewardship of public funds. Florida State Hospital is a recipient of the prestigious Governor's Sterling Award for Organizational Excellence based upon the national Baldridge criteria. In 2009, Florida State Hospital received a three-year accreditation certification from the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) - the maximum achievable length of time for accreditation.

Florida State Hospital Library Services is comprised of three libraries that serve the needs of residents in forensic and civil units, as well as providing services to professional staff throughout the hospital. The library is an integral part of Central Rehabilitative Services and the mission is to "provide services that empower residents to achieve the knowledge, skills, supports and awareness of self and environment needed for success in their future roles and recovery."

About LibLime - PTFS

LibLime PTFS is the global leader in providing support for the Koha open source ILS. Rather than sell software licenses for static, hard-to-customize software products, the PTFS LibLime Division 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. The PTFS LibLime Division facilitates deployment of Koha in libraries by providing outstanding consulting, development, implementation, and support/hosting for libraries of all types and sizes. PTFS is also the developer of the world's leading content management software, ArchivalWare, and specializes in meeting library personnel staffing requirements, digitization, and metadata keying services. For more information, see http://liblime.com or http://ptfs.com or http://archivalware.net.

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Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:November 16, 2011
Publisher:LibLime
Company: LibLime
Products: Koha
Libraries: Florida State Hospital
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:16312
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-11-16 15:42:28