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Meet the Open Source Team: Spotlight on Kate Sheehan

Kate Sheehan is Bibliomation’s Open Source Implementation Coordinator. Monday, November 9th is her first day on the job. Question: What made you want to work at Bibliomation? Answer: The [open source] project is ridiculously exciting. I started paying attention to…

BibliOak Project Timeline Established

Bibliomation staff had a really good open source meeting yesterday afternoon. Melissa Lefebvre, our Open Source Project Manager, presented the first draft of our BibliOak Development Partner migration timeline. The planned Go Live Date for the three automated development partner…

Meet the Open Source Team: Spotlight on Ben Shum

Ben Shum is Bibliomation’s Open Source Software Coordinator. Question: You began working at Bibliomation this past summer. How were you found for this position? What have been your job responsibilities since you joined the Bibliomation staff? Answer: The company, PTFS,…

Open Source — Growing Interest among CT Libraries

This morning I attended the University of Hartford‘s presentation on their July 14th migration to LibLime‘s Enterprise Koha. Ben Ide, Tech Services Librarian for their library, explained why they made the move to open source and how their migration went…

Evergreen Demonstration, Massachusetts Network Meeting

The following is excerpted from a Connecticut Library Consortium (CLC) email listserv posting, made earlier this afternoon: Friday, December 11, 2009How’s It Going?: An Inside Look at Bibliomation’s Migration to Evergreen 9:30 coffee, 10:00-noon meeting Middlebury PLOnline Registration coming soon…

Evergreen, Drupal, Focus of Lyrasis Conference

Yesterday, I attended a one-day Lyrasis conference at the Olin College of Engineering, in Needham, MA, called “Open Source in Your Library.” (Lyrasis, formed by the merger of PALINET and SOLINET, just merged with NELINET.) The three speakers for the…