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Equinox migrates Adams County Library System to the PaILS/SPARK Consortium
Duluth, Ga., July 11, 2019: Equinox is pleased to welcome Adams County Library System to Evergreen with their successful migration to the Pennsylvania Integrated Library System (PaILS) SPARK Consortium.The Adams County Library System’s move will support 49,289 patrons. The migration include... [More]
Equinox announces Equinox Open Source Grant
Duluth, Ga., June 17, 2019: Equinox is honored to announce its first in-kind grant, the Equinox Open Source Grant. The program provides hosting and support of Koha, the first open source Integrated Library System to be used worldwide, to successful grantees.The first cycle of the grant will begin ... [More]


3.3 Evergreen Tips & Tricks: New dedicated field for Parent/Guardian Info
July 15th, 2019 by Angela Kilsdonk
Version 3.3 of Evergreen sees the addition of a dedicated field to record a parent or guardian name in juvenile or dependent patron accounts.  The Parent/Guardian information will display in the patron summary for easy identification and it is a... [More]
You Are Open Source - Jane Sandberg, Linn-Benton Community College Library
July 8th, 2019 by Jane Sandberg, Laura Barry
We're excited to be back for the next installment of, "You Are Open Source," an ongoing initiative to highlight the vibrant communities and libraries we call partners. We would like to introduce you to Jane Sandberg, Electronic Resources Librarian at... [More]
More than a label: Library Names in Evergreen Part Two
June 5th, 2019 by Rogan Hamby
For a lot of communities their library's name conjures something precious to the mind and heart, which is great. But behind the circ desk the library name is often just a label so that staff know where a returned book needs to head to. Because commun... [More]
What's in a name? Library names in Evergreen Part One
May 28th, 2019 by Rogan Hamby
Like most library management systems, Evergreen assumes that staff and patrons have very different needs.  One of the less obvious differences is library names, or what in Evergreen are called organizational, or org, unit names.  Org units ... [More]
You are Open Source - Joelle Hannert, Northwestern Michigan College
April 23rd, 2019 by Joelle Hannert, Laura Barry
Welcome back to our second installment of "You Are Open Source," part of an ongoing initiative to highlight the vibrant communities and libraries we have the pleasure to call partners. We would like to introduce you to Joelle Hannert, library and tec... [More]