OPAC Deployments on the Cheap

On this Blog we’ve featured digital signage resources using free or low-cost software and hardware, including Porteus-Kiosk running on flash drives and Chrome on ChromeBits.I’ve been using Porteus-Kiosk for a couple of OPAC deployments in my library, but the initial setup and sluggish performance when running on a flash drive are less than optimal.Thanks to a recent tip from Darrell Eifert from the Lane Memorial Library, I’ve found an impressive alternative, and it’s called OpenKiosk. [Read More]