ByWater Solutions will be speaking at the Ontario Library Association Super Conference

ByWater Solutions, America’s forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced today that they will be a presenting at the 2021 Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference Conference, Gather Se Rassembler. The event will be held virtually from February 1-5,2022.

Jessica Zairo and Christofer Zorn, Coordinator of Technology Services at Ajax Public Library will be presenting together.


Title: "We went open source, so should you!"

Description: Have you thought about implementing open-source software in your library, but you are not quite sure you have the staff, tools, or even time to start? This presentation discusses the pros and cons of open-source software (ILS and Discovery) through real-life scenarios, lessons learned, and why libraries are making the transition to open source.

About OLA

The Ontario Library Association is Canada’s largest library organization and OLA’s Super Conference is Canada’s largest continuing education event in librarianship. Within the Super Conference event is the country’s largest library tradeshow. The program is a tribute to the ability of OLA members to balance the cutting edge and the practical in a way that can satisfy an increasingly diverse number of member interests and needs.

About Ajax Public Library

The Ajax Public Library is the gateway to information and resources that improve the quality of life, foster life-long learning, encourage community involvement, and meet the varying educational and social needs of all members of its communities. Appointed by Ajax Town Council, the Ajax Public Library is governed by a nine-member board, including eight citizens and one Councillor. Read more at

About ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions is a full-service, high-quality Open Source support and implementation company dedicated to providing libraries with a lower cost, more advanced level of support for their systems than a traditional proprietary solution can offer. ByWater Solutions has a proven track record in the first-rate implementation and support services with library systems of all sizes for the Koha ILS, Aspen Discovery, Folio LSP, Coral ERM, and Libki PC Management.

Our highly ranked, comprehensive support is what sets our company apart from any other vendor in the industry. Partnering with ByWater Solutions not only lowers the cost of implementation and maintenance of OSS but more importantly empowers libraries by giving them the flexibility and freedom they deserve. For more information please visit

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Jessica Zairo
Director of Library Sales & Outreach
ByWater Solutions

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