Library Technology Guides

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November 5, 2020

SirsiDynix Public Libraries Victoria welcomes new libraries to its consortia. Public Libraries Victoria announced the addition of three new libraries to its consortia, including Wyndham City Libraries, Moonee Valley Libraries, and Hobsons Bay Libraries. PLV now has a total of 26 libraries and hopes to see others join later in the year. [Full Announcement].

October 20, 2020

SirsiDynix Inglewood Public Library selects SirsiDynix as their ILS vendor. Inglewood Public Library has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System (ILS) partner. Believing in the power libraries have to uplift and enrich their communities, SirsiDynix is honored to provide services and support for Inglewood Public Library. [Full Announcement].

October 14, 2020

SirsiDynix Essex and Thurrock join a Framework for the Future: The Libraries Consortium. SirsiDynix announced that Essex County Council and Thurrock Council have joined The Libraries Consortium (formerly The London Libraries Consortium), taking TLC's reach beyond London and the home counties. [Full Announcement].

September 15, 2020

SirsiDynix Pasadena Public Library selects SirsiDynix as their ILS vendor. Pasadena Public Library has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System (ILS) partner. Believing in the power libraries have to uplift and enrich their communities, SirsiDynix is honored to provide services and support for Pasadena Public Library. [Full Announcement].

August 12, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix Launches the Community Engagement Platform. announced the general availability of its newest product, the Community Engagement Platform (CEP). CEP is a comprehensive marketing tool for libraries of all shapes and sizes. It consolidates multiple products and services into one cohesive solution, delivers unified and consistent branding, and creates more effective marketing campaigns with data directly from the Integrated Library System (ILS). The Community Engagement Platform is now available to all libraries worldwide. [Full Announcement].

July 29, 2020

SirsiDynix Plano Public Library (TX) Selects SirsiDynix as their ILS Vendor. SirsiDynix announced that Plano Public Library has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System partner. SirsiDynix believes in the power libraries have to uplift and enrich their communities and is honored to provide services and support in this endeavor. SirsiDynix is excited to welcome Plano Public Library. [Full Announcement].

July 17, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix Announces 2020 Power of Libraries Award Winners at Connections Summit: Directors Edition. SirsiDynix's 2020 Power of Libraries Award winners were announced at Connections Summit: Directors Edition. The Power of Libraries Award is given every year to acknowledge the work libraries do to support and uplift their communities. This year's winners are: Boone County Public Library, Hamilton East Public Library, and Broward County Libraries. [Full Announcement].

May 26, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix launches BLUEcloud Course Lists for North America. SirsiDynix announced the North American launch of BLUEcloud Course Lists, a course reading list management solution for universities, colleges, and schools. BLUEcloud Course Lists gives instructors and library staff the tools they need to collaborate effectively to create interactive online lists of resources that students need for their studies. BLUEcloud Course Lists is now available to all libraries in North America. Availability to all other regions is projected to follow in the third quarter. [Full Announcement].

April 15, 2020

SirsiDynix EOS.Web now a FedRAMP Low Authorized ILS. SirsiDynix announced the completed FedRAMP authorization for EOS.Web. EOS.Web customers can now use the FedRAMP Low Authorized Integrated Library System data center. FedRAMP provides a standardized, federally approved, and secure approach for all applications that host government data in the cloud. SirsiDynix has worked with an agency and partner to obtain FedRAMP authorization which provides a streamlined ILS acquisition and/or renewal process. After completing the extensive assessment and development required, EOS.Web now supports the FedRAMP requirements. [Full Announcement].

March 27, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix Announces Free Self-Paced and Live Training Sessions for all SirsiDynix Libraries. As many libraries are facing temporary closure, and staff is adapting to a new work/life balance, SirsiDynix announced today that their entire catalog of self-paced training and select live instructor-led training is now available to all customers, free of charge. [Full Announcement].

February 26, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix awarded a place on new ESPO Framework. SirsiDynix announced that it has been awarded a place as a supplier on the new ESPO Library Solutions and Systems framework (350-19). This framework offers a quick, simple and competitive route to procure library management systems, RFID solutions, and self-service technology for libraries across the UK, including integration, training and associated support services. [Full Announcement].

February 5, 2020

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix Sees Robust Growth in 2019. SirsiDynix is excited to announce that in 2019 nearly 100 libraries chose SirsiDynix as their new ILS provider. With its suite of BLUEcloud products and related services—SirsiDynix serves public, academic, K-12, and special libraries, worldwide. SirsiDynix is grateful to its library family for its support and is proud to serve such an important industry. [Full Announcement].

December 13, 2019

SirsiDynix Faulker-Van Buren Regional Library System selects SirsiDynix as their ILS vendor. SirsiDynix announced today that Faulkner-Van Buren Regional Library System has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System (ILS) partner. [Full Announcement].

SirsiDynix Council Bluffs Public Library selects SirsiDynix as their ILS Vendor. SirsiDynix announced that Council Bluffs Public Library has selected SirsiDynix as their Integrated Library System (ILS) partner. [Full Announcement].

November 19, 2019

SirsiDynix Barnsley, Rotherham and Kirklees join Yorkshire and Humber LMS Framework. SirsiDynix announced the growing number of libraries benefiting from the Yorkshire and Humber LMS Framework. Following Leeds City’s successful implementation, three additional authorities have signed contracts for a new fully hosted library systems solution with SirsiDynix. [Full Announcement].

November 18, 2019

SirsiDynix Hounslow joins the London Libraries Consortium. The London Borough of Hounslow is the latest borough to join the London Libraries Consortium. Following Croydon Council’s successful go live, Hounslow has now called off the London Libraries Consortium framework, increasing the total number of authorities to 18. We are delighted to provide the underlying technology solution for the Consortium’s framework and look forward to expanding SirsiDynix solutions across London and beyond. [Full Announcement].

October 18, 2019

SirsiDynix The Palos Verdes Library District selects SirsiDynix’s SaaS-hosted ILS and BLUEcloud solutions. SirsiDynix is pleased to announce their newest customer, the Palos Verdes Library District. After careful deliberation, they have chosen to migrate their integrated library system (ILS) to SirsiDynix’s Symphony ILS and the next-generation SaaS-hosted Library Services Platform, BLUEcloud. [Full Announcement].

August 8, 2019

SirsiDynix Three more authorities go live with SirsiDynix BLUEcloud library services platform. SirsiDynix is pleased to announce that three more Welsh authorities have gone live under the All Wales Library Management System framework agreement. Torfaen County Borough Council, Carmarthenshire County Council and Newport City Council went live on the single shared SirsiDynix library system, bringing the total to 18 out of 22 Welsh authorities to join. SirsiDynix welcomes them to the All Wales single shared system. [Full Announcement].

SirsiDynix Gibraltar Schools awards contract to SirsiDynix. SirsiDynix announced that Gibraltar Schools signed a contract in July 2019 to provide a new school Library Management System. SirsiDynix is excited to welcome Gibraltar Schools to the growing community of SirsiDynix customers. [Full Announcement].

August 5, 2019

SirsiDynix Stirling Council returns to SirsiDynix Library Management System. Stirling Council went out to tender for their Library Management System in early 2018, and awarded the contract to SirsiDynix. SirsiDynix is especially pleased to welcome Stirling Council back, as a previous customer. The migration has completed successfully and Stirling Council is now live on the SirsiDynix BLUEcloud platform. [Full Announcement].

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