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Full Sail University chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [January 16, 2014]

Copyright (c) 2014 ByWater Solutions

Abstract: ByWater Solutions announced that Full Sail University Library in Winter Park, FL is now 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 Full Sail University Library in Winter Park, FL is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.

ByWater Solutions completed the migration for Full Sail last year and will be providing ongoing Koha support and hosting services to them. Their custom OPAC can be viewed at http://fullsail.bywatersolutions.com

Nicole Engard, VP of Education spoke of her experiences with the library:

"Full Sail is such a unique school with an amazing library staff. The team was eager to learn how to use and customize their Koha system. They have been a pleasure to work with and will be great contributors to the Koha community."

About Full Sail University

Full Sail's mission is to provide students with an innovative style of education, delivered by a staff of dedicated individuals, that addresses the career opportunities available in an ever-growing, constantly evolving industry. We do this by developing unique curricula that combine elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement. Our education is delivered via immersive teaching methods, both in Full Sail's real world production studios and classrooms, as well as through our online learning environment. For more information about Full Sail University, please visit: http://www.fullsail.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/

Publication Year:2014
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:January 16, 2014
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Full Sail University
Permalink: http://librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=18804
Record Number:18804
Last Update:2014-01-16 13:36:19
Date Created:2014-01-16 13:35:37