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    TinyCat Alternatives

    TinyCat is described as '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' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are nine alternatives to TinyCat for Linux, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Koha, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TinyCat are VuFind (Free, Open Source), Evergreen ILS (Free, Open Source), PhpMyBibli (Free) and BiblioteQ (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 29, 2020
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    • Free PersonalProprietary
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    TinyCat is the ILS and online catalogue powered by LibraryThing. Targeting small libraries, it's a simple, yet...
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    1. 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.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Online
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      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:


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
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      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.
      • FreeProprietary
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      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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      • FreeOpen Source
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      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.


      • FreeOpen Source
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      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.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.7.2, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website

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      Library & lending automation.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
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      FOLIO is a community-based collaboration making open source technology available to all libraries.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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      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.
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