by Cindy Murdock
LearningAccessILS: An open source circ system.
Star Office: An office suite similar to MS Office.
Note: It appears that the next version of Star Office will be called Open Office (www.openoffice.org)
The Gimp: A graphics program on par with Photoshop.
There are also some great tutorials available at the Gimp Users Group website: gug.sunsite.dk
SIPS: A weblog that uses PHP. With a little modification it can be made into a Library News site or somesuch--see an example at www.ccfls.org/news.
Amanda: A tape backup utility.
AbiWord: A word processing program.
A repository of open source projects. If there's a type of software you want, you can probably find it here.
Find RPM packages for many different linux distributions here.
KDE Apps: apps.kde.com
Applications especially for the KDE window manager.
You can search specifically for linux applications here.