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Equinox migrates Oregon County Library District to the Missouri Evergreen Consortium
02/17/2020
Duluth, Ga., February 17, 2020: Equinox is pleased to welcome the Oregon County Library District to Evergreen with their successful migration to the Missouri Evergreen Consortium.The Oregon County Library District’s move will support 2,225 patrons and encompass a total of 51,744 bibliographi... [More]
Recipients of the First Equinox Open Source Grant Announced
02/06/2020
Duluth, Ga., February 6, 2020: Upon the completion of the first application cycle of the Equinox Open Source Grant, Equinox Open Library Initiative is honored to announce the first two grantees: Biblioteca Nacional de Puerto Rico, a division of the Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña in San J... [More]

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Community News - Winter 2020
February 10th, 2020 by Andrea Buntz Neiman
There is so much to look forward to in 2020 but before we get too far into Spring first, a look back at the last couple months of 2019.October 2019 saw the most recent Evergreen Hack-a-Way, hosted by Indiana State Library for the third time. Nearly... [More]
Hack Your Next Open Source Conference
February 4th, 2020 by Rogan Hamby
In the Koha and Evergreen communities the topic of conference attendance invariably pops up when discussing community participation. However, when asked why someone should attend a conference the stock answers are vague and often boilerplate like "to... [More]
Koha Tip: Highlights of 19.11
January 29th, 2020 by Felicia Beaudry
Koha 19.11 was released in November 2019 and includes exciting new features and enhancements.  The following are just a few highlights of the release:CatalogingThe Advanced Cataloging Editor has been enhanced to include keyboard shortcuts for ... [More]
Consolidation vs Open Source
January 21st, 2020 by Rogan Hamby
Acquisitions and consolidations are nothing new in the library world. Still, each one triggers a wave of shock and Marshall Breeding gets a chance to update his very illuminating graphic showing mergers and acquisitions: https://librarytechnology.org... [More]
Evergreen ILS Hack-A-Way 2019: Enthusiasm, Passion, and Enough Coffee to Float a Small Cruise Ship
November 25th, 2019 by Jason Boyer
I was fortunate enough to attend another successful Hack-A-Way from October 21st through 23rd. Twenty participants from seven states converged on Fort Benjamin Harrison State Park Inn for some focused in-person development and discussion to improve E... [More]