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Library Journal recently announced the results of the seventh edition of the Index of Public Library Service. In it is the prestigious list of America's Star Libraries. 

By looking at input (library resources), output (library resources), and outcomes (user changes), Library Journal recognized over 250 libraries that have gone above and beyond to affect change and influence in their communities and organizations. 

The next libraries in the Library Journal's America's Star Libraries that we'd like to recognize come from the Heartland. Here are the SD customers from that region that made the cut:

 

Edgerton Public Library (Edgerton, MN)

Author:

Bethany Cummings
Associate Marketing Writer
We all know how tough fundraising can be for librarians, especially when you consider most of the U.S. is still trying to climb its way out of the recession.

Author:

Robert Storer
Marketing Manager

SD recently announced the release of BLUEcloud Cataloging, but what exactly does this mean for you?

First, let’s explain where this product came from. Pulling from the feedback of 298 customers participating in SD’s Strategic Partner Program (SPP) and 27 combined customers participating in pilot/beta groups for BLUEcloud Cataloging, this product has been built from the ground up on customer needs and suggestions.

Below are just a few examples of the feedback we received throughout this process:

“One of the things I really like about BLUEcloud Cataloging is that it’s allowing me to get more staff involved with cataloging because the process has become so user friendly.” Jake Rundle, Hastings Public Library

Author:

Liz Van Halsema
Marketing Content Writer

Last week, we began a series of blog posts highlighting some of our wonderful customers.

Author:

Bethany Cummings
Associate Marketing Writer

Earlier this week, we began a series of blog posts highlighting some of our celebrated customers. We recognized Library Journal's mention of several Midwest Star libraries

Library Journal recently published the seventh edition of the Index of Public Library Service which included the list of America's Star Libraries for this year.

But, what does it take to be named a LJ Star Library?

LJ measured not only the output data of libraries, but the outcomes that libraries are creating in their specific communities.

Author:

Bethany Cummings
Associate Marketing Writer

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