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Equinox migrates Public Library of Catasauqua to the PaILS/SPARK Consortium
Duluth, Ga., November 27, 2018: Equinox is pleased to announce the successful migration of the Public Library of Catasauqua to Evergreen within the Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative and the Pennsylvania Integrated Library System (PaILS) SPARK Consortium.Equinox provided project management and con... [More]
Equinox and Above the Treeline Announce Koha Integration with Edelweiss+Analytics
Duluth, Ga., November 6, 2018: As part of their ongoing commitment to supporting public libraries, Above the Treeline and the Equinox Open Library Initiative are excited to announce a tool which facilitates export of data from Koha into Edelweiss, allowing for detailed collection analysis. Libraries... [More]


Library Life Hacks: New Inventory Date field in Evergreen 3.2
January 18th, 2019 by Angela Kilsdonk
An inventory date can now be assigned to items in Evergreen 3.2 to help facilitate performing inventory for your collections.  Evergreen provides two methods for adding an inventory date to an item: through the Check In interface or in the Item ... [More]
You are Open Source - Scott Thomas, Pennsylvania Integrated Library System/SPARK
December 12th, 2018 by Scott Thomas, Laura Barry
Scott Thomas, Executive Director of PaILS/SPARKAt Equinox we believe that open source ILS's are fundamentally community-based - our community is what makes open source technology for libraries possible. That means that we are only a small portion o... [More]
What Makes for a Squashed Bug? A Quick Overview of Evergreen Bug Squashing Week
November 28th, 2018 by Andrea Buntz Neiman
Even though bug squashing is a continuous process, the community does set aside dedicated time in the later stages of a release cycle to focus on squashing bugs before the general release. This is Bug Squashing Week -- it used to be a single day, but... [More]
Acquisitions Enhancements in Evergreen 3.2
November 21st, 2018 by Angela Kilsdonk
In Evergreen version 3.2, there are a few new enhancements to the Acquisitions module to help with management of purchase orders and invoices.Purchase OrdersWhen all copies attached to a lineitem (title) on a purchase order are marked as canceled... [More]
A New Feature Expands Patron Possibilities: Evergreen 3.2 Adds Patron Preferred Name
November 7th, 2018 by Angela Kilsdonk
In Evergreen 3.2 a preferred name can now be added to a patron account in addition to their primary name.  A preferred name can be recorded during initial account registration or by editing the patron account for the following name fields:  ... [More]