Library Automation

Yolo County Law Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions Support

ByWater Solutions, America’s forefront provider of Open Source library technology support, announced that the Yolo County Law Library in Woodland, California is now live on Koha ILS with ByWater Support. ByWater Solutions completed the migration of 14,000 plus bibliographic records from Symphony ILS with SirsiDynix.

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Janet Coles, Director of the Yolo County Law Library, recently commented on the migration to Koha.

The Yolo County Law Library is excited to offer its first public access online catalog, using the Koha open source library software with support from ByWater Solutions! This gives us an important resource to better manage our library and provide better public service.

About Yolo County Law Library

The Yolo County Law Library mission is to provide free, public access to the best collection of legal resources within its means; to provide an organized, safe and quiet environment for patrons and staff, conducive to legal study; to strive to continuously improve services and programming, and to create mutually beneficial and responsive relationships with the community of users.

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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

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Director of Library Sales & Outreach
ByWater Solutions

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