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OpenBiblio Alternatives

OpenBiblio is described as 'It is an open source Integrated Library System. The software is popular with small and rural libraries worldwide due to its simplicity, extensive language support, and good documentation' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are nine alternatives to OpenBiblio for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Mac and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Koha, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OpenBiblio are VuFind, Evergreen ILS, PhpMyBibli and TinyCat.

This page was last updated Dec 16, 2020
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

It is an open source Integrated Library System. The software is popular with small and rural libraries worldwide due to its...

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  1. Koha

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Koha is the first free and open source software library automation package (ILS). Koha’s feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base.

  2. VuFind

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    VuFind is a library resource portal designed and developed for libraries by libraries. The goal of VuFind is to enable your users to search and browse through all of your librarys resources by replacing the traditional OPAC to include:



  3. Evergreen ILS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Evergreen is a highly-scalable software for libraries that helps library patrons find library materials, and helps libraries manage, catalog, and circulate those materials, no matter how large or complex the libraries.

  4. PhpMyBibli

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    PMB (PhpMyBibli) is a fully featured open source integrated library system. The project was initiated by François Lemarchand in October 2002, Director of the Public Library of Agneaux; it is now maintained by PMB Services (a French Company).

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  5. TinyCat

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • LibraryThing

    TinyCat is the ILS and online catalogue powered by LibraryThing. Targeting small libraries, it's a simple, yet powerful, system to manage your collection, patrons, and circulation.



  6. BiblioteQ

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    BiblioteQ strives to be a professional cataloging and library management suite. The SRU and Z39.50 protocols are used for retrieving data for books, journals, and magazines.

  7. Aleph

    • Self-Hosted

    The Aleph integrated library system provides libraries with tools and workflow support.

  8. BibLivre

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    It is an application that enables digital inclusion of citizens in the information society. It is a software for cataloging and dissemination of collections of public and private libraries of all sizes.

  9. FOLIO

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Join a community of libraries and vendors building the open source library services platform of the future

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