Lora M. Robins Library Goes Live on Bibliovation 7.2
Rockville, MD, March 24, 2022 – The Lora M. Robins Library at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden has migrated to the Bibliovation 7.2 Library Services Platform. The Library is now using Bibliovation to provide collection maintenance and library services for their gardening, botany, horticulture, and landscaping collections. The Library is now enjoying the benefits of a 100% browser-based library management solution hosted by LibLime in a FedRAMP-certified hosting facility.
About Bibliovation 7.2
The Bibliovation 7.2 LSP is 100% web-based, providing all system access to researchers, library staff, and system administrators through web browsers. With FedRAMP authorized IaaS and PaaS
certification made available through the Amazon AWS Cloud, Bibliovation offers libraries a secure and cost-effective hosting solution. Supporting MARC21, Dublin Core, RDA, and geotagging,
Bibliovation helps libraries manage both physical and digital content all in a single Rest API-based platform. Bibliovation includes an EDI-compliant acquisitions component; a completely MARC-
based cataloging editor for bibliographic, holdings and authority records; and full patron empowerment for purchase requests, ILL requests, and reference requests directly from the Discovery Layer. Bibliovation 7.2 provides local control of cataloging rules that complement the MARC structure; includes expanded call slip functionality; offers expanded statistical reporting features; and supports multiple time zones in a single database for enhanced autonomous circulation policies among libraries within a union catalog.
About Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and the Lora M. Robins Library Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden offers year-round beauty on a historic property with more than 50 acres of spectacular gardens, dining, and shopping. A classical domed Conservatory is the only one of its kind in the mid-Atlantic. More than a dozen themed gardens include a Children’s Garden, Rose Garden and Asian Valley. The Lora M. Robins Library is Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s resource for 7,000+ titles on a range of subjects including horticulture, botany, botanical art and history,
landscape design, Virginia native plants, medical botany, nature-based therapies, ethnobotany, children’s books, middle-grade books, games and puzzles.
LibLime is a 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. To learn more or receive budgetary service estimates, please visit: https://liblime.com/
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