North Bethesda, MD, June 3, 2014- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2014 Special Libraries Association (SLA) Annual Conference. The conference will take place June 8-10 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #808.
LibLime will be previewing the new cataloging editor, which will be released as part of Academic Koha 5.8 this summer. The editor includes many improvements over its predecessor, including:
- site-controlled custom templates for cataloging all types of material
- direct links at the field level to the LoC MARC21 bibliographic rules
- side-by-side record view and edit
- support for MARC Bibliographic, Authority, and Holdings records
- auto-complete of authority-controlled and authorized value-controlled fields and subfields
- local control of bibliographic field/subfield combinations for defined picklists
Academic Koha is a feature rich, open source ILS, developed by academic librarians for academic librarians. The product is enhanced several times a year with functional improvements designed by Academic LibLime customers. Academic LibLime Koha uses Solr (by Lucene) for all searching and is offered as a hosted solution.
To find out more about Academic LibLime Koha 5.8, email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a presentation, or visit LibLime at Booth 808 at the SLA Conference.
About the Special Libraries Association Conference
The SLA Annual Conference is held for information professionals to connect and learn from numerous speakers and exhibitors in the industry. John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer at Sage Bionetworks and Senior Fellow in Entrepreneurship at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation will deliver the keynote presentation. This year, the conference theme is "Beyond Borders" as it will consist of exhibitions of the latest technologies from leading industry partners. There will be over 200 events including educational programs, networking events, receptions, tours, as well as the opportunity to investigate all the innovative products and services the 265 participating exhibitors have to offer.
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 then 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.