Beckfield College Choose LibLime and LibLime Koha
North Bethesda, MD, June 15, 2012. LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that Beckfield College has chosen LibLime to provide them with support and hosting services for their catalog. The College had been using a very old version of Koha and has selected LibLime to migrate them to LibLime Koha 4.12.
Beckfield College looks forward to taking advantage of all the functionality in LibLime Koha 4.12 including the performance improvements gained through the use of the Plack environment; re-write of the logic controlling check out process to improve check out time; the ability to create search groups in the OPAC for more focused access into their collections; and the expanded holds queue processing that supports better resource sharing between the different campus libraries.
About Beckfield College
Since 1984, Beckfield College has been providing business, technology, and health care, and hospitality course to residents of Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana. Academics are offered at campuses in Florence, Kentucky and Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio and online. The Florence Campus is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education. The Tri-County Campus is approved by the Ohio Board of Career Colleges and Schools. Beckfield College awards baccalaureate degrees, associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. As academic program areas evolve in the field, Beckfield College responds to ensure that students are working with the latest in technology, teaching approaches and faculty expertise. Coursework in all programs is rigorous, and upon completion, students are prepared and trained to succeed. For further information, visit www.beckfield.edu
About LibLime - PTFS
LibLime – PTFS is the global leader in providing support for the Koha open source ILS. Rather than sell software licenses for static, hard-to-customize software products, the PTFS LibLime Division educates libraries about the benefits of open source, enabling them to make choices about how best to provide their communities and staff with better technology services. The PTFS LibLime Division then facilitates deployment of Koha in libraries by providing outstanding consulting, development, implementation, and support/hosting for libraries of all types and sizes. PTFS is also the developer of the world’s leading content management software, ArchivalWare, and specializes in meeting library personnel staffing requirements, digitization, and metadata keying services. For more information, see http://liblime.com or http://ptfs.com or http://archivalware.net.