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LibLime

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PO Box 892
Athens, OH 4570
United States
Toll free: 888-564-2457
Fax:
Web site: http://liblime.com
Email: info@liblime.com


Board of Directors

  • Ryan Higgins -- President, Products

Executives

  • Susan Buchanan -- Vice President, Library Partners
  • Ryan Higgins -- President, Products
  • Patrick Jones -- Executive Director
  • Sean McIntyre -- Engineering Manager

Company Ownership

Owned by Metavore, Inc., a privately held Ohio Corporation


Library automation systems

LibLime offers the following Integrated Library Systems:

  • Koha -- LibLime (255 libraries, 569 facilities in lib-web-cats)
    Public libraries: 124
    Academic libraries: 45
    School libraries: 25
    241 libraries have migrated away from this system.

A total of 569 library facilities included in lib-web-cats use an ILS provided by LibLime.


Corporate Chronology

Mar 15, 2010   PTFS acquires LibLime from Metavore, Inc..
Jul 29, 2008   LibLime acquires assets of Care Affiliates.
Feb 29, 2008   LibLime closes its New Zealand office.
Feb 22, 2007   LibLime acquires Katipo Communications' Koha Division.
2006   LibLime acquires the assets of Skemotah, Solutions.
Jan 2005   LibLime founded.

Selected Articles from Library Technology Guides

The following are a sample of articles related to the major events in the corporate history of LibLime, or you can view all articles related to the company from Library Technology Guides.


LibLime News

Thursday Aug 21, 2014

All 261 Press Releases from LibLime

10 most recent items:


August 18, 2014. Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library Selects LibLime Koha 4.18. Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library at Samaritan Health Center has contracted with LibLime to provide them with support and migration services for LibLime Koha 4.18. The hospital library located in Watertown, NY will now operate using LibLime Koha’s newest features including enhanced circulation policies, the Solr search engine, full faceted support in the OPAC, an embedded New Titles list, expanded functionality for expired and cancelled holds, and RDA support. As with all versions of LibLime Koha since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance. <<more>>


July 23, 2014. John C. Fremont Library District goes live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Union Catalog. The John C. Fremont Library District, located in Florence, CO, is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. The CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 869,000 items with over 50 libraries participating. JCFLD Library staff worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application. <<more>>


July 17, 2014. Center Consolidated Schools goes live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime union catalog. Center Consolidated Schools, located in Center, CO, is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of Center Consolidated Schools, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 464,997 bibliographic records and 869,343 items. Center Consolidated Schools staff has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application. <<more>>


July 10, 2014. Library Training Services Australia joins LibLime’s Koha with Class Program. Students in Helen Ladewig’s courses in library, information services, and cultural services at Library Training Services Australia will begin utilizing LibLime Koha this summer through LibLime's Koha with Class program. LibLime will provide the class of approximately 35 students with a hosted installation of LibLime Koha 4.18 free of charge. This will allow the students unlimited access and all privileges associated with the staff end of LibLime Koha as well as all OPAC functionality for the duration of the course. LibLime Koha 4.18 includes foundational support for authority control, global editing of authorized fields, improved Solr stemming functionality, RDA support, and enhanced search attributes. The Solr engine, released as part of LibLime Koha 4.14, provides increased performance for importing and indexing bibliographic records. Solr also provides a much richer facet list for OPAC searching. Students in Ms. Ladewig’s classes will have the opportunity to take advantage of these and other improvements brought to the application through the Solr search engine. <<more>>


July 3, 2014. Bonaire Public Library joins LibLime Koha 4.18. Bonaire Public Library is now joining LibLime Koha 4.18 for all collection and patron management services. While watching closely the deployment of LibLime Koha to the Philipsburg Jubilee Library on nearby St Maarten, Bonaire has made the decision to automate using LibLime Koha 4.18. <<more>>


June 26, 2014. LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at 2014 ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition. LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2014 American Library Association Annual Conference. The conference exhibit hall will be open June 27-30 in Las Vegas, Nevada. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #1913 and register to win a Nook Simple Touch Reader. <<more>>


June 17, 2014. Dolores Public Library goes live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Union Catalog. Dolores Public Library, located in Dolores, CO, is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of the Dolores Public Library, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 450,000 bibliographic records and 835,653 items. Dolores Public Library staff has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application. <<more>>


June 10, 2014. Rocky Ford Public Library goes live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Union Catalog. Rocky Ford Public Library, located in Otero County, CO, is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of the Rocky Ford Public Library, the CLiC AspenCat Union Catalog now has over 80,000 records. Rocky Ford Public Library staff has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application. <<more>>


May 24, 2014. Hoesch Memorial Public Library joins LibLime Koha and the Pioneer Consortium. The Hoesch Memorial Public Library, located in Alma, NE, has joined the Pioneer Consortium and will participate in the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services.The Hoesch Memorial Public Library staff will work with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from its legacy ILS system. Hoesch Memorial will enjoy autonomy within the LibLime Koha union catalog, as LibLime Koha includes support for local ownership of patron records, local ownership of items records linked to communal bibliographic records, and OPAC group searching for pre-designated collections. Hoesch Memorial patrons will also benefit from other functionality in the software sponsored by Pioneer, such as Enriched EDI for acquisitions and expanded fines and fees support in circulation. <<more>>


May 14, 2014. Dundy Public Library goes live on LibLime Koha 4.18. The Dundy Public Library, located in Benkelman, NE, is now live on LibLime Koha 4.18 for all collection and patron management services.The Dundy 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 Dundy Public Library to the Pioneer Consortium, there are now over 1.5 million items and over 612,000 bibliographic records in the Pioneer LibLime Koha union catalog. <<more>>