Category Archives: open source

  1. Coding for Librarians : Applied knowledge is the best kind

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    January 10, 2012 by MMIT

    There’s been an impressive amount of librarian chatter about Code Year, a new initiative from the people behind Codeacademy. Codeacademy …
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  2. Battle of the CMSs: Drupal for libraries

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    December 6, 2011 by MMIT

    This is the second part of our Battle of the Content Management Systems series, looking at library-specific tools and implementations …
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  3. Library news: a place to discuss the latest from the library world

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    November 29, 2011 by MMIT

    Library news is a relatively new website based on the popular technology site, Hacker News (and using the same Open …
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  4. About the Koha decision, open source and trademarks

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    November 22, 2011 by MMIT

    You may have seen the tweets or emails circulating asking for help for the Horowhenua Library Trust as they fight …
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  5. Koha 3.4.0 – major upgrade for Koha open source library software

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    April 26, 2011 by MMIT

    A new major release of the Koha open source library management system is now available. Koha 3.4.0 includes some pretty …
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  6. Grant awarded for eXtensible Catalog Organization Metadata Services Toolkit

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    April 19, 2011 by MMIT

    The eXtensible Catalog Organization (XCO) has announced a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to further develop the Metadata …
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  7. Favourite new website: Library Hackers Unite!

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    April 13, 2011 by MMIT

    It’s only been around for a month or so, but I’m really liking┬álibraryhacker.org, a blog for those on the more …
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