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Poets House chooses LibLime Koha

Press Release: LibLime [May 3, 2012]

Copyright (c) 2012 LibLime

Abstract: LibLime announced that Poets House has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Koha, as their next generation, open source, Integrated Library System. LibLime will perform all of their implementation services including professional project management, data migration, system configuration, and staff training. Further, LibLime will provide annual maintenance, support and hosting in our distributed computing cloud platform.


North Bethesda, MD, May 3, 2012 LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that Poets House has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Koha, as their next generation, open source, Integrated Library System (ILS).

Poets House will join LibLime's growing family of special libraries. LibLime will perform all of their implementation services including professional project management, data migration, system configuration, and staff training. Further, LibLime will provide annual maintenance, support and hosting in our distributed computing cloud platform.

About Poets House

Founded in 1985 by the late U.S. Poet Laureate Stanley Kunitz and arts administrator Elizabeth Kray, Poets House is a 50,000-volume poetry library in New York City. The Poets House collection is among the most comprehensive, open-stacks collections of poetry in the United States. Poets House is a national poetry library and literary center that invites poets and the public to step into the living tradition of poetry. Their poetry resources and literary events document the wealth and diversity of poetry and stimulate public dialogue on issues of poetry in culture. Poets House seeks to document the wealth and diversity of poetry and to cultivate a wider audience for poetry. http://www.poetshouse.org/

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 http://liblime.com or http://ptfs.com or http://archivalware.net.

Publication Year:2012
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:May 3, 2012
Publisher:LibLime
Company: LibLime
Products: Koha
Libraries: Poets House
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: http://librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=16790
Record Number:16790
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2012-05-04 15:15:42