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    June 20th, 2017LISWire aggregatorUncategorized

    Nathan Curulla
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    The Emmaus Bible College Library Goes Live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support

    ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Emmaus Bible College Library, of Dubique, IA. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the migration of the library's 150,000 plus holdings from Winnebago Spectrum and is providing ongoing support and hosting services to them. The library's customized Koha OPAC can be viewed at:

    Nathan Curulla, Co-Owner of ByWater commented on the library's decision to partner with ByWater:

    "We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with the team at the Emmaus Bible College Library! Everyone involved in the migration to Koha has been enthusiastic and excited for the increase in functionality the will receive with the implementation of their new system. We look forward to a long and productive relationship!"

    About the Emmaus Bible College
    Established in 1941, Emmaus Bible College has developed a reputation worldwide for our trusted Bible teaching. Students from across North America and around the world continue to value studying the Word of God in a systematic way, and recent alumni can be found ministering in over 33 countries of the world. By design, Bible is their middle name, and providing biblical instruction continues to be a core element of their mission. For more information please visit:

    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, HTML5, 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:

    About ByWater Solutions:
    ByWater Solutions is a full service, high quality Koha 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 for Koha support 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:

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    June 20th, 2017LISWire aggregatorUncategorized

    Facet Publishing, publisher of academic and professional books for librarians, information scientists, archivists and records managers, has appointed Taylor and Francis as their exclusive agent in Australia and New Zealand.

    Publishing Director Helen Carley said, “We are pleased to be working with Taylor and Francis to make our books widely available to our growing customer base through multiple channels in Australia and New Zealand”.

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    Press contact:

    James Williams, Marketing Manager, Facet Publishing
    Tel: +44 (0)20 7255 0597


    All orders in Australia and New Zealand should now go to:
    Taylor and Francis Australia
    Level 2, 11 Queens Rd
    Melbourne, Victoria 3004
    Tel: +61 (0)3 8842 2420
    Fax: +61 (0)3 8842 2424

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