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Blog | 8 June 2012

I’m Rob and I’m a sort of professional troublemaker in the Engineering department at SirsiDynix. It’s my job to look for new, different, better, faster ways of developing our products than we currently use and make sure we collect useful...

Blog | 22 May 2012

Twitter is a popular micro-blogging application and social network, where users compose “tweets” – posts that are limited to 140 text characters. Twitter is not only a great tool for disseminating information to your followers quickly, but also...

Blog | 15 March 2012

Delivered reports for SirsiDynix Symphony® WorkFlows™ are written in the Perl scripting language. While it is possible to write simple custom reports for WorkFlows after taking the API Suite of classes, it is often necessary to know more about...

Blog | 14 March 2012


We are excited to announce our first-ever offering of the API Regional Workshop in New Zealand, April 16-19 in Wellington. As part of this API workshop, attendees will:

Learn how to create custom reports that your staff can run from...
Blog | 1 March 2012

Good news for all you ambitious COSUGI User Conference-goers: COSUGI pre-conference courses are now open for registration! To register, log in to the SirsiDynix Mentor learning portal and simply type "COSUGI" in the search box to get all of the...

Blog | 28 February 2012

Have you ever looked at an e-Library page file and wondered what this means? <SIRSI_Conditional></SIRSI_Conditional>

Come find out! Decoding common commands for your benefit, SirsiDynix now offers an e-Library Custom Page...

Blog | 21 February 2012


Access to various tabs in the SirsiDynix Support Center (a.k.a. SDSC or Support Center) is controlled by profiles. To change what tabs a Support Center user sees, simply requires changing that user’s profile.

For now, this must be...

Blog | 6 February 2012

Both the Customer and API Wikis have been moved from the old Client Care Website to the SirsiDynix Support Center. We encourage you to take advantage of these tools to glean wisdom from your counterparts around that world. Please, don’t be shy –...

Blog | 28 December 2011

A Q&A with SirsiDynix knowledge base analyst Reed Farnsworth, answering some of your latest and deepest SirsiDynix Support Center questions. We take requests — feel free to email us!

Question: What are Answers?

Answer: Questions...

Blog | 22 December 2011

Finding solutions in the SirsiDynix Support Center is now easier than ever.

This quarter, over 8000 solutions were added to the Support Center knowledge base with categorization and tagging in place to simplify searching. The three most...

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