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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 day.Is your library doing something inspiring? Are you having success with a program in your library? Is...

How to Get the Most from Your Library Budget

Webinar Recording | 14 September 2015

No matter the size of your library, you can allocate your funds wisely to support your mission. In this webinar, Dr. Lisa Hussey of the Simmons School of Library and Information Science will share practical advice for managing your budget.

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Session #7: Mistakes You Don't Want to Make and How to Avoid Them

Webinar Recording | 14 September 2015

What are some common mistakes made in Horizon? Would you like to be recognized for broadening your Horizon knowledge?

Join us for a free, 15-minute webinar with Horizon guide Ken Bonney and discover how you can become a Certified Horizon...

MobileCirc Generally Released for Horizon and Symphony Customers

Blog| 2 September 2015

With the 2015.08 release of MobileCirc, we are happy to announce that the app is now in general release for both Horizon and Symphony customers. Now all these libraries can use MobileCirc to bring circulation services out from behind the...

How to Prepare for a Smooth Migration

Webinar Recording | 24 August 2015

Thinking about switching to a new system? Find out what you can do now to prepare for a successful migration.

There’s no way around it: migrations can be painful. But with enough planning,...

Session #6: Prediction - Not Perdition - Patterns In Serials

Webinar Recording | 21 August 2015

Do you know what goes into a Horizon prediction pattern? Would you like to be recognized for broadening your Horizon knowledge?

Join us for a free, 15-...

Charity, GoPro, and Cats: Recent Library Happenings

Blog| 20 August 2015

As summer reading programs come to a close and librarians gear up for the upcoming school year and new projects, it’s nice to stop and smile at the fun, creative, and charitable ways that librarians and patrons have been staying busy.

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MARC Data Reports in BLUEcloud Analytics

Webinar Recording | 17 August 2015

How can you get insights on the data in your catalog? Want to learn how BLUEcloud Analytics can help?

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Persuading Decision Makers: Academic Libraries

Blog| 14 August 2015

Academic librarians have a tricky role to play when they talk with decision makers. Like special librarians, they’re part of a much larger organization with goals beyond the library. And like public librarians, they have to navigate many levels...

SirsiDynix Supports Fight to THRiVE’s Efforts in Haiti

Blog| 5 August 2015

One of our SirsiDynix employees, Justin Swain, recently traveled to Jacmel, Haiti, with the non-profit organization Fight to THRiVE. As a company, SirsiDynix contributed to support both Justin’s and Fight to THRiVE’s mission.

What Is Fight to...

Becoming a Pro at Professional Development

Webinar Recording | 4 August 2015

Are you stuck in a professional rut? How can you find opportunities to develop yourself and your career?

Organizations say it all the time: “People are our most valuable asset.” 

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