LibLime Koha Selected by Henderson County Public Library
Bethesda, MD – September 8, 2011 – The Clint W. Murchison Memorial Library in Henderson County Texas has chosen LibLime Koha to replace their legacy Athena system. The Library has selected LibLime as their vendor of choice to implement and support LibLime Koha, as their next generation, open development, Integrated Library System (ILS).
Lorie M. Lee, head librarian of Henderson County Public library is welcoming the opportunity to work with LibLime and to use LibLime Koha. She stated, “LibLime Koha was the best choice for our library because it will be easy to transfer to, it will have great support, and it will give staff and patrons a great system to use. Furthermore, we are very excited to have a new system that will be online because it will give us the opportunity to better serve our patrons.”
About Henderson County Public Library
The Library resides in the old Post Office building at 121 S. Prairieville St., in Athens, TX. The location is an aged building that has served its purpose since 1973. It continues today with the private support of the Friends of the Library and the Public Library Fund, Inc., and other civic groups and caring citizens who quietly offer their dollars or time, or both, to insure the Library’s operation. The location has the charm of a small southern town while still retaining many of the qualities of a larger city. The success of this Library comes solely from its community that it serves.
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.