Evergreen Indiana Now Has 62 Libraries Live on Evergreen

March 31 , 2010


Norcross, GA- March 31, 2010

Evergreen Indiana continues to grow with 62 libraries now live on Evergreen, the consortial, open-source library automation software. The newest additions are Boswell Grant Township, Greensburg-Decatur, Kirklin, Ligonier, Linden, Linton, Monon Town and Township, Oxford, and Roanoke public libraries.

Equinox Software, Inc., assisted with the migrations and continues to provide 24/7 ongoing technical support for all of the Evergreen Indiana libraries.

Andrea Ingmire, Director of Greensburg-Decatur Library says, "We are thrilled to be part of the Evergreen Indiana project. Our patrons love having direct access to library collections around the state. Evergreen software offers many of the 'bells and whistles' our tech savvy patrons request and more features are added all the time!"

According to Brad LaJeunesse, CEO of Equinox Software, "Evergreen Indiana's continued growth is very exciting for us. 640,000 Indiana residents are now using libraries supported by Evergreen."

About Evergreen

Evergreen is a robust, highly scalable, open-source integrated library system best known for its unique ability to meet the needs of very large, high-transaction, multi-site consortia.Since its debut in September 2006, the software has sustained the 270-plus libraries of the Georgia PINES consortium. Evergreen has earned acclaim and praise from users worldwide, including a Technology Collaboration Award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Evergreen now supports over 500 libraries of every type-public, academic, special, and school media centers. Evergreen's rapidly expanding community is now known to power live installations in 5 countries including 12 U.S. states and 4 Canadian provinces.

For more information about Evergreen, including a list of all known Evergreen installations, see http://evergreen-ils.org.

About Equinox Software, Inc.

Founded by the original Evergreen designers and developers, Equinox Software is a growing team of skilled professionals who provide services for Evergreen and Koha. These services include software development, consulting, legacy data migration, 24x7 technical support, and system hosting. Equinox also engages and supports a rapidly expanding open source community.

For more information on Equinox Software, please visit http://www.esilibrary.com.

Press contact: Corinne Hall, corinne@esilibrary.com, 678-269-6113

Evergreen and Koha are open source software, freely licensed under the GNU GPL. Evergreen and the Evergreen logo are trademarks of the Georgia Public Library Service.