40 episodes

A podcast for libraries interested in Koha and Open Source Software

The Library is Open ByWater Solutions

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A podcast for libraries interested in Koha and Open Source Software

    Andrew Auld from PTFS Europe--Library is Open Ep 40

    Andrew Auld from PTFS Europe--Library is Open Ep 40

    In this episode of the Library is Open podcast, Andrew Auld, Commercial Director at PTFS Europe, joins us to talk about the partnership with ByWater, updates from koha Hackfest, and...sourdough bread??! Listen to the podcast to learn more!

    • 17 min
    Marshall Breeding's PLA 2024 Wrap-Up! The Library is Open--Ep. 39

    Marshall Breeding's PLA 2024 Wrap-Up! The Library is Open--Ep. 39

    Guess who's back?! Marshall Breeding of Library Technology Guides! Marshall joins us on this episode of the podcast to discuss the trends and topics that were at the forefront of this year's Public Library Association 2024 Conference, as well as the fun events!

    Follow Marshall at librarytechnology.org

    • 25 min
    HAPPY 15TH BIRTHDAY, BYWATER! Brendan Gallagher and Nathan Curulla -- The Library is Open Ep. 38

    HAPPY 15TH BIRTHDAY, BYWATER! Brendan Gallagher and Nathan Curulla -- The Library is Open Ep. 38

    It's ByWater Solutions' 15th Anniversary!!! What better way to celebrate 15 years of extraordinary service to libraries by talking with ByWater Solutions founders Brendan Gallagher and Nathan Curulla. In this episode, we discuss the ByWater Solutions origin story, starting and growing a business with your best friend, and hopes for ByWaters' future.

    • 21 min
    Telishia "Tee" Murray--The Library is Open Ep. 37

    Telishia "Tee" Murray--The Library is Open Ep. 37

    In our latest episode of The Library is Open Podcast, we chat with one of our good friends Telishia "Tee" Murray, Director of Library and Learning Resources at Galveston College in Texas. Tee shares about her path to becoming a librarian, her unique experiences serving as both a public library and academic library director under the age of 40, her love of Koha and the Open Source Community, and so much more! You won't want to miss this episode!

    Follow the Galveston College Library here: https://www.facebook.com/galvestoncollegelibrary

    • 43 min
    Library Joy with Mychal Threets--The Library is Open Ep. 36

    Library Joy with Mychal Threets--The Library is Open Ep. 36

    On today's episode of the Library is Open Podcast, we have the joy and honor of talking with Mychal Threets!! Mychal is a Supervisory Librarian at the Solano County Library in California. He has become a social media sensation and won over countless followers for his heartwarming and authentic stories about his interactions with library users.
    In this episode, we dive deeper into Mychal's journey to becoming a librarian, his experience being a social media superstar, his struggles with mental health, and the importance of spreading library joy.
    So sit back, relax, and enjoy this very special episode, because as Mychal always says, "I'm so happy you're here." 3
    Follow Mychal:
    Insta, TikTok, and Twitter: @mychal3ts
    Follow Solano County Library:
    TikTok, Insta: @solanolibrary

    • 34 min
    Ep. 35--Christopher Brannon and George Williams

    Ep. 35--Christopher Brannon and George Williams

    Today, we have two special guests you may recognize from the koha-US Terrific Every-Other-Thursday Training videos, Christopher Brannon of the Coeur d'Alene Public Library and George Williams of NEKLS (Northeast Kansas Library System). They share their journeys into the library world, their passion for the Koha Community, and why the upcoming Koha-US Conference is going to be so amazing!
    Watch the Terrific Every-Other-Thursday Training videos and livestream from the Koha-US Conference here: https://www.youtube.com/kohaus

    • 27 min

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