- Getting Started
A huge variety of OSS ILS resources are available online. These include technical resources, community resources, and social media resources. Although general websites are important, some of the most useful resources are those that provide information about specific OSS ILS for comparison and those that allow libraries considering or using OSS ILS to connect with other libraries with similar needs.
While being able to access external resources is a great help, having a technically skilled staff is a very important factor in any successful implementation. Knowing the extent of the skills available at your library can help you determine the extent to which you may need to depend on a vendor for support. Useful skills include: