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Power of Libraries Awards 2019 Submissions
Blog | 21 September 2018
Calling all libraries! Do you have a unique and inspiring program that you have implemented at your library? Do you want to share your story with the masses? Then we are looking for YOU. Earlier this year, SirsiDynix debuted their “Power of Libraries Award Winners” at their customer user group,...

Power of Libraries Awards 2019 Submissions

Blog| 21 September 2018

Calling all libraries! Do you have a unique and inspiring program that you have implemented at your library? Do you want to share your story with the masses? Then we are looking for YOU.

Earlier this year, SirsiDynix debuted their “Power...

Kenosha Public Library– A Power of Libraries Story

Blog| 21 June 2018

Between Chicago and Milwaukee sits a town named Kenosha, Wisconsin. After an incident in the town left relations between police officers and citizens a bit rocky, youth violence began to spread throughout the local parks. It came to a point...

IUPUI University Library—A Power of Libraries Story

Blog| 14 May 2018

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library is the heart of their college campus. Students come in each day looking for academic support and resources. While students were being provided for, IUPUI library staff...

Enoch Pratt Free Library—A Power of Libraries Story

Blog| 19 April 2018

Throughout history, the city of Baltimore has seen it's fair share of ups and downs. They have seen violence, struggles with gangs, economic hardship, and immense poverty. In 2015, Baltimore went through an extremely tough time. But despite all...

We Believe in the Power of Libraries

Blog| 17 April 2018

At SirsiDynix, We Believe in the Power of Libraries. It’s not a motto, it’s a crucial part of who we are as a company and the sole purpose for why we come to work every day.

This isn’t a phrase we came up with while sitting in a board...

Relief: Help Libraries Affected by this Season's Hurricanes

Blog| 6 October 2017

Libraries across the South and Caribbean have suffered devastation as a result of the recent hurricanes. Losses vary from flooring and computers to entire story collections. These libraries...

2017 Power of Libraries Awards Announcement

Blog| 7 September 2017

Libraries inspire us all. They are sources of knowledge and help. Every day they help change lives. SD believes in the power of libraries and we want to recognize you for the work you do every...

Behind the Scenes: A glimpse at partnered product development

Blog| 21 February 2017

Ever wanted to build your very own software? Ever wanted to plan, design, develop, and see a solution built from the ground up? Does talk of coding make your heart skip a beat?

Ok, maybe not. We understand that we might be a little dev-...

SirsiDynix 2017 Webinars: New Year, New Lineup

Blog| 14 February 2017

In 2016, our digital events team did more than 100 webinars! Our webinars taught you more about your Horizon, Symphony, and BLUEcloud solutions. Guest speakers talked about selecting and implementing an ILS, ethics in librarianship, marketing on...

BLUEcloud Visibility Update Drives Exponential Growth for HALAN Metrics

Blog| 26 January 2017

The Houston Area Library Automated Network, better known as HALAN, is a Texas consortium serving Houston and the East Central region. Back at the beginning of 2016, this eight-library consortium was one of SD’s earliest BLUEcloud Visibility...

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