Resources for the Future Joins Bibliovation 4.18
North Bethesda, MD, October 14, 2014 – Resources for the Future (RFF) has contracted with LibLime for services to implement and support Bibliovation 4.18 for all collection and patron management services. RFF features with 4.18 include authority control, expanded SIP2 support for renewals, the Solr search engine, and RDA compliance. As with all versions of Bibliovation since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance.
About Resources for the Future
Resources for the Future was founded in 1952 in Washington D.C. The mission of this nonprofit nonpartisan organization is to improve environmental and natural policymaking worldwide through exceptional social science research. RFF conducts independent research tailored towards economics and environmental, energy, natural resource, and environmental health issues. In addition to this, RFF also has three centers, the Center for Climate and Electricity Policy (CCEP), the Center for Energy Economics and Policy (CEEP), and the Center for the Management of Ecological Wealth (CMEW). These centers were established to conduct highly focused research on the various key areas previously listed.
LibLime, a division of PTFS, is the global leader in providing support for open development Library Service Platforms (LSP). Rather than sell software licenses for static, hard-to-customize software products, LibLime educates libraries about the benefits of open development, enabling them to make choices about how best to provide their communities and staff with better technology services. LibLime then facilitates deployment of the LSP in libraries by providing outstanding consulting, development, implementation, and support/hosting services. PTFS is also the developer of the world’s leading content management software, Knowvation, and specializes in meeting library personnel staffing requirements, digitization and metadata keying services. For more information, see https://liblime.com or http://ptfs.com.