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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 felt as if they could do more. 8 years ago, the...

Merge and Replace Rules in BLUEcloud Cataloging

Webinar Recording | 6 July 2015

How can you speed up your work? Do you want to automate your most common cataloging changes?

Then join us for a free 15-minute webinar with SirsiDynix trainer Ron Steckler!

 

With the USA Freedom Act in Place, What's the Biggest Threat to Patron Privacy in America?

Blog| 1 July 2015

On May 13, 2015, the House of Representatives passed the USA Freedom Act by a vote of 338-88. Less than three weeks later, on June 2, the act was passed in...

4 Tips for Hiring in Libraries

Blog| 25 June 2015

Though today’s job market is difficult for library school graduates, libraries have the opportunity to hire from hundreds of qualified applicants.

In many ways, this is an ideal situation. But how can you keep such a large pipeline...

Announcing the Winners of the Love Your Library Contest

Blog| 17 June 2015

After four months of entries, it’s finally time to announce the winners of the Love Your Library Contest!

We’ve enjoyed reading and watching each story as they’ve been submitted, and have been blown away by the unique impact each library...

Building Templates in BLUEcloud Cataloging

Webinar Recording | 15 June 2015

Need to finish your work faster? Want to learn how BLUEcloud Cataloging templates can help?

Then join us for a free 15-minute training webinar with SirsiDynix trainer Becky Muller!

 

5 Strategies for Running Your Library Like a Startup

Blog| 10 June 2015

As the world of information changes, libraries will need to try new things to keep up with their users’ demands. But trying new things is risky. How can you innovate without wasting precious funding?

You’re not alone in this struggle....

How Secure Is Your System?

Webinar Recording | 9 June 2015

You know security is important. That's why you've take important steps to secure your own library system. But with today's security landscape constantly evolving, what risks do you need to be aware of and how can you avoid them?

Join IT...

Session #4: Booklists and Bibliographies

Webinar Recording | 5 June 2015

Watch this free, 15-minute webinar with Horizon guide Ken Bonney and discover how you can become a Certified Horizon Explorer!

"Booklists and Bibliographies Made Easy in Horizon" shows you the techniques you need to create booklists and...

How to Run Your Library Like a Startup

Webinar Recording | 3 June 2015

Is your library struggling to keep up with the changes around it? Find out how changing your mindset can help you adapt.

 

New Yorkers protest over deep budget cuts to NYPL

Blog| 26 May 2015

On May 15, concerned citizens of New York rallied at City Hall. New York is no stranger to protests, but this one was unique as it centered around the New York Public Library system. While public library funding has been dwindling steadily over...

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