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Blog | 1 April 2015

One of the most hotly contested issues in the library world right now is open access, and the debate over whether or not it is a good thing for research continues to rage on.

In general, a lot of librarians tend to be supportive of the...

Blog | 26 March 2015

At SirsiDynix, our goal is to empower libraries and the communities they serve. Most of the time we meet this goal by creating powerful library software and providing unparalleled services to our customers. Other times, we’re given...

Blog | 24 March 2015

In Texas, they like to do everything bigger - and now, the same can be said for their public libraries. There's been a lot of discussion in communities about what to do with the...

Blog | 20 March 2015

The following rules are adapted from the webinar The Top 7 Ways to Protect Patron Privacy, by library consultant and writer Jason Griffey

The...

Blog | 12 March 2015

Just a few more weeks until COSUGI: it’s time to sit down and plan the sessions you’ll attend.

Don’t know where to start? We’ve put together possible schedules that might interest a variety of librarians. Find the role that applies to you...

Blog | 11 March 2015

Online search capabilities have come a long way since the early days of the Internet. Simply typing in a few words into Google Chrome can immediately deliver myriad results on the right side of users' screens within seconds. Online information...

Blog | 11 March 2015

Just a few more weeks until COSUGI: it’s time to sit down and plan the sessions you’ll attend.

Don’t know where to start? We’ve put together possible schedules that might interest a variety of librarians. Find the role that applies to you,...

Blog | 10 March 2015

The following tips are adapted from the eBook Kickstart Your RFP, written by library consultant Joe Matthews.

To make the transition from an integrated...

Blog | 5 March 2015

COSUGI is less than a month away. Have you registered yet?

COSUGI is the best way to learn what SirsiDynix is working on and network with other librarians. If you want BLUEcloud updates and fresh ideas for your library, you won’t want to...

Blog | 26 February 2015

Libraries are some of the oldest institutions known to humankind. For thousands of years, people have been bolstering libraries as landmarks that tie many different people together under one common goal: the quest for knowledge.

Aside from...

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