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Press Release: Equinox [August 15, 2023]

Equinox welcomes OWWL Library System to Aspen Discovery

Atlanta, GA -- August 15, 2023. Equinox Open Library Initiative, a trusted leader in open technology development and support for libraries, is pleased to announce that OWWL Library System, a New York cooperative public library system that supports libraries in Ontario, Wayne, Wyoming, and Livingston Counties, has selected Aspen Discovery with Equinox support.

"Equinox made it easy to launch Aspen Discovery," said Ron Kirsop, Executive Director of the OWWL Library System. "We're excited to offer our patrons Aspen's seamless integration with our digital content. Staff at our member libraries have already begun to use Aspen to highlight their collections and programs."

As part of the project Equinox helped deploy Aspen Discovery on 44 systems across the OWWL Library System. The project included implementation, support, and training services offered by Equinox. Sequoia, Equinox's hosting platform, will support OWWL's instance of Aspen Discovery.

"Equinox is excited to make Aspen Discovery available to OWWL's member libraries, with customization for each of OWWL's systems" said Jason Boyer, Senior System Administrator at Equinox. "Aspen Discovery brings OWWL's library collections and programs to the forefront with greater flexibility and branding options than they had before."

About Equinox Open Library Initiative

Equinox Open Library Initiative is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and is the successor to Equinox Software, Inc. Equinox's mission as a nonprofit is to promote and support a thriving ecosystem for open source library communities in order to provide libraries worldwide with innovative, affordable, and sustainable open source solutions. We are devoted to reducing barriers to library technology and services, expanding library access to open source software, and providing high quality technology, consulting, and support services.To learn more, please visit https://www.equinoxOLI.org.

About Aspen Discovery

Aspen Discovery is an open source discovery layer that powerfully gathers all of a library's resources together into a single search. Aspen Discovery provides comprehensive access to the entirety of a library's holdings, pulling in data from the ILS and licensed databases.


Summary: Equinox Open Library Initiative announced that OWWL Library System, a New York cooperative public library system that supports libraries in Ontario, Wayne, Wyoming, and Livingston Counties, has selected Aspen Discovery with Equinox support. As part of the project Equinox helped deploy Aspen Discovery on 44 systems across the OWWL Library System. The project included implementation, support, and training services offered by Equinox. Sequoia, Equinox's hosting platform, will support OWWL's instance of Aspen Discovery.
Publication Year:2023
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:August 15, 2023
Publisher:Equinox
Company:
Company: Equinox
Products: Aspen Discovery
Libraries: OWWL Library System
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/29139/equinox-welcomes-owwl-library-system-to-aspen-discovery

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