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Dawson College Library chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha support

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [September 29, 2014]

Copyright (c) 2014 ByWater Solutions

Abstract: ByWater Solutions announced that the Dawson College Library in Westmount, Quebec is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.


ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Dawson College Library in Westmount, Quebec is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.

ByWater Solutions has completed the migration of Dawson College's data and will be providing ongoing Koha Support services for the college's students and staff. Their custom mobile-friendly OPAC can be viewed at http://discover.dolls.dawsoncollege.qc.ca.

About Dawson College

Dawson College is located in the heart of downtown Montreal in a historic building on 12 acres of green space. The College's student population numbers approximately 10,000, with day and evening students enrolled in more than 50 fields of study. For more information about Dawson College, please visit: http://www.dawsoncollege.qc.ca

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–XHTML, 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/

About ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions is a full service, high quality support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their ILS than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in first rate Koha implementation and support with library systems of all sizes. Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions to support Koha not only lowers the cost of implementing and maintaining an ILS, but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. For more information please visit: http://bywatersolutions.com/

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Publication Year:2014
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:September 29, 2014
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Dawson College
Record Number:19746
Last Update:2014-09-30 14:09:12
Date Created:2014-09-30 14:08:27