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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 where neighborhoods were no longer able to use their...

SirsiDynix: Your BLUEprint for Success

Blog| 29 April 2011


Here at SirsiDynix, we’re still buzzing after an exciting and busy 2011 COSUGI User Group Conference in Phoenix. It was humbling to meet with so many of our North American library customers, to feel your energy and to hear your stories....

The new SirsiDynix Support Center is available today!

Blog| 11 April 2011

 

Effective self-service tools are one of the most frequent customer requests. Now available as of its live beta launch today, the new SirsiDynix Support Center provides a platform for significantly improving the self-service experience...

Does training make a difference?

Blog| 5 April 2011

Yes it does! Over the many years I have worked at SirsiDynix, I’ve come to believe the single most important thing a customer can do is to always be training. Whether you have been using the software for 20 years or this is your first year, there...

Insights from CIL 2011

Blog| 1 April 2011

I recently attended the Computers in Libraries 2011 Conference in Washington D.C. What a fantastic event highlighting so many new innovations, opportunities and challenges we all are facing today. I spent time meeting with customers and industry...

Under Construction

Blog| 16 March 2011

Our new building, scheduled for completion in October, has a lot of our people excited for a change in environment and pace. But the pending move is not the only thing changing around here...

A Meeting of the Minds

Blog| 11 March 2011

In our meeting with industry analyst Marshall Breeding today, he told us to take his perspective with a grain of salt. But you wouldn't have known it had you seen the enthusiastic note-taking of our SirsiDynix team in the room. With 22 SirsiDynix...

SirsiDynix 2010: A Year in Review

Blog| 2 March 2011

At SirsiDynix, we have raced into 2011 in full stride. We have some exciting developments in progress this year that advance libraries and their communities. But as a recap, let me share some 2010 highlights with you.

We announced the...

Moving to the Next Level

Blog| 15 December 2010

Year-end always brings reflections on the past year and plans for the future.  At SirsiDynix we’ve certainly accomplished a lot in 2010. We established the SirsiDynix Technology Center consolidating 24-hour worldwide support and development ...

Does your user interface have a future?

Blog| 4 August 2010

The most important enticement to use a library user interface is the promise of interesting content. Users will come if they find collections, information and entertainment they can't get elsewhere. They will come for "what" they find there....

What is a book?

Blog| 29 July 2010

I had a bit of interesting feedback on a blog post from last week. I said, "The days when people look to the things on the shelves to give them information are numbered." Someone responded, "They're called 'books', Jared." In other words, as I...

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