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    September 11th, 2013LISWire aggregatorLISWire

    North Bethesda, MD, September 11, 2013- The Central City Public Library, located in Central City, NE, is now live on LibLime Koha 4.16 for all collection and patron management services.

    The Central City Public Library staff worked with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from its legacy ILS system. With the addition of the Central City Public Library to the Pioneer Consortium, there are now over 1.5 million items and over 600,000 bibliographic records in the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog.

    About the Central City Public Library
    The Central City Public Library is a vital part of the Central City, NE community and provides numerous activities throughout the year. Central City residents can join book discussion groups, historical programs, the preschool story hour, after school programs, and the summer reading program. To fund the programs and services it provides for residents, the Central City Public Library has received grants from Wal-Mart and the Nebraska Library Commission.

    About the Pioneer Consortium
    The Pioneer Consortium continues to expand the number of members that share the LibLime Koha union catalog. The successes of the early members of the consortium are noticed by more and more libraries around the state and the consortium membership continues to grow. One of the main attractions is access to the LibLime Koha union catalog.

    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 or or