Entries by Peter Murray

Learn about FOLIO and VuFind during ALA CORE Week (July 25-30, 2021)

Index Data’s Ian Hardy joins Demian Katz from Villanova University on an exploration of FOLIO and VuFind.  VuFind is a highly flexible discovery layer. FOLIO is a powerful library services platform. Both are open source, built by libraries for libraries. This presentation will briefly introduce both packages, discuss how they can work together to enhance […]


PALCI and ConnectNY Partner with Index Data to Adopt ReShare

Boston, MA – February 11, 2021 – Index Data is pleased to announce that the PALCI consortium and ConnectNY (CNY) will adopt ReShare to support their consortial resource sharing programs. The two consortia, both planning to go live this summer, will partner with Index Data for implementation, hosting, and support services. By choosing ReShare, PALCI […]

Index Data’s Work Featured in the Midwinter BIBFRAME Update

The Library of Congress January BIBFRAME Update Forum, normally held during ALA Midwinter, is online this year on Sunday, January 24, 2021, from 10:00am to 11:00am Eastern U.S. time.  During this forum, Index Data’s Sebastian Hammer and Wayne Schneider will be reflecting on “BIBFRAME in a MARC World”.  Sally McCallum from the Library of Congress posted […]

Infrastructure for a Bibliographic Network

In the quarter of a century that Index Data has been providing software solutions to libraries, one of the most common tasks we are asked to do is aggregate the holdings of groups of libraries, and among our bag of tricks is software that builds unified catalogs (Zebra) and federated search catalogs (MasterKey).  As is […]

Meet Index Data at ALA Midwinter in Seattle

Index Data will be at ALA Midwinter in the Washington State Convention Center on January 25th through the 28th, and we would love to talk with you about our projects using technology to re-imagine how services are offered to your users. In Presentations Sebastian Hammer joins Peter McCracken from Cornell University for a session about […]


Sebastian Hammer participates in the FOLIO Year-in-Review on Wednesday

Index Data co-founder Sebastian Hammer is joined by Michael Winkler (managing director, OLE partners) and Christopher Spalding (vice president of open source platforms and communities, EBSCO) for a Year-in-Review webinar of the FOLIO Project.  Registration is open for the live webinar on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at 11:00am Eastern U.S. time.  If the webinar is […]