Library Automation

Shrewsbury Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions Support

ByWater Solutions, America’s forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Shrewsbury Public Library went live on Koha with support from ByWater Solutions.

The customized OPAC can be viewed here: https://koha.shrewsburylibrary...

Lisa Sharrow, of the Shrewsbury Public Library, recently commented on the migration:

The Shrewsbury Library has been super impressed with ByWater and their team. Every step of the migration has been smooth. We look forward to our future with ByWater."

About Shrewsbury Public Library

A not-for-profit, all-volunteer organization, located in the old Cuttingsville Vermont schoolhouse.

The Library serves as a resource and gathering place for townspeople of all ages and interests.

Learn more here: http://www.shrewsburylibrary.o...

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

About Koha

Koha is the first open-source Integrated Library System (ILS). In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha’s impressive feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. It includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships, and more.

Koha’s OPAC, circulation, management, and self-checkout interfaces are all based on standards-compliant World Wide Web technologies, HTML5, CSS, and Javascript, making Koha a truly platform-independent solution. Koha is distributed under the open-source General Public License (GPL). For more information about Koha, please visit

For More Information

Jessica Zairo
Director of Library Sales & Outreach
ByWater Solutions