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Albright College Library Chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [October 9, 2014]

Copyright (c) 2014 ByWater Solutions

Abstract: ByWater Solutions announced that the Albright College’s Gingrich Library in Reading, PA is 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 Albright College's Gingrich Library in Reading, PA is live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.

ByWater Solutions has completed the migration of Albright College's data and will be providing ongoing Koha Support and Hosting services for the college's students and staff. Their custom mobile-friendly OPAC can be viewed at http://catalion.albright.edu.

About Albright College's Gingrich Library

The Gingrich Library provides information, instruction and other services for the College community's teaching and research needs. Our collection provides the foundation for research and study on all disciplines taught at the College. The reference and general collections of more than 352,000 print and electronic books, print periodicals, microforms and audiovisual materials to support both the curriculum and general interests. For more information about Gingrich Library, please visit: http://library.albright.edu

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:October 9, 2014
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Albright College
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Record Number:19897
Last Update:2014-10-09 16:06:31
Date Created:2014-10-09 16:05:53