@Cult and Index Data Agree to Advance Each Other’s Strengths

Tiziana Possemato@Cult Rome (Italy) www.atcult.it Lynn BaileyIndex Data Copenhagen (Denmark)Boston MA (USA) www.indexdata.com

Community, not Code, is the True Heart of Open Source

thoughts from Sebastian Hammer, co-founder and president of Index Data. Of all the many kinds of “Open” that populate the library landscape, Open Source is perhaps the one that is subject to the most conflicting stories about precisely what it means and why (and whether) it is important. There are, of course, legitimate differences of […]

Index Data Supports Code4Lib 2022

As it has done for many years, Index Data is proud to sponsor this year’s Code4Lib conference.  We recognize that the information shared at the meeting has value long past the meeting itself, so we are pleased to fund the Post-Conference Video Production.  This support will ensure the videos are edited and closed captioning added to increase their […]

FOLIO Libraries Announces Implementations and Timelines as the Open Source Library Platform Nears Significant Milestone

Libraries around the world are beginning to implement FOLIO, the open source Library Services Platform, as it approaches a named release that signals a significant achievement in the development of initial apps, features and functionality. Read the press release here.

Duke University Libraries Selects Index Data as Its Implementation and Hosting Partner for FOLIO Library Services Platform

Durham NC – January 22, 2020 – The Duke University Libraries (Duke)  has selected Index Data as its implementation and hosting partner for its adoption of the FOLIO Library Services Platform, planned for Summer 2020. Duke plans to initially implement ERM functionality in FOLIO to be followed in 2021 with a full implementation. FOLIO (an […]

Index Data at ER&L Conference in Austin, TX – March 3 – 6, 2019

On Monday, March 4, CEO Lynn Bailey, along with Tania Hewes Fersenheim from MIT Libraries, Jesse Koennecke from Cornell Universiy, Andrew Nagy from EBSCO, and Kevin Kidd from Wentworth Institute of Technology, will be speaking on “Pioneering new models for Library/Vendor Partnerships with the FOLIO project” at the Electronic Resources and Libraries 14th Annual Conference.

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 […]

The State of FOLIO: Numbers and Muses

As the calendar turned to a new year, we took the opportunity to reflect on the state of FOLIO today.

The Index Data team members are excited to have jumpstarted this open source effort, and the numbers tell a story of a growing and highly engaged community.