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Spalding University live on Koha with ByWater Support

Press Release: ByWater Solutions [June 29, 2022]

ByWater Solutions, America's forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Spalding University Library is now live on Koha ILS with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions completed the migration of over 21,000 items and over 10,000 borrowers.

The customized OPAC can be viewed here:

Brandi Duggins, Head of Library Services, recently commented on the migration:

Spalding University Library has been so pleased with the process of implementing Koha with ByWater Solutions. Every time the process started to feel overwhelming, the implementation team was there to rescue us! We never felt alone or unsupported. We're thrilled to provide better workflows for our staff and a better user experience for our patrons!

About Spalding University

Spalding University in downtown Louisville, Kentucky is a private, liberal arts college with a commitment to compassion and a deep connection to community.

Learn more here:

About ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions is a full service, high-quality Open Source support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their systems than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in the first-rate implementation and support services with library systems of all sizes for the Koha ILS, Aspen Discovery, Folio LSP, Coral ERM, and Libki PC Management.

Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions not only lowers the cost of implementation and maintenance of OSS but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. 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

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Publication Year:2022
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 29, 2022
Publisher:ByWater Solutions
Company: ByWater Solutions
Products: Koha
Libraries: Spalding University
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Record Number:27469
Last Update:2024-04-19 19:39:38
Date Created:2022-06-29 11:52:58