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Softlink hosting services keep library data safe from WannaCry Ransomware attack

Softlink hosting services keep library data safe from WannaCry Ransomware attack

As businesses around the globe respond to the WannaCry ransomware attack, we would like to reassure our Softlink hosted customers that their library data is safe.

Softlink’s Professional Services team was quick to respond to the threat by ensuring the necessary patches to servers were in place, as well as that our…



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Quick Quiz - Celebrate Library and Information Week 2017

Quick Quiz - Celebrate Library and Information Week 2017

There is an extra reason to celebrate Library and Information Week this year – 2017 marks the 80th birthday of ALIA.

To mark the occasion, we’ve put together a new Quick Quiz looking back at the books that were also born in 1937. Don’t forget to share it round and challenge your colleague’s knowledge of the…



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A sneak peek at the new look Oliver v5 Search interface

A sneak peek at the new look Oliver v5 Search interface

For the past few weeks I have been writing the New Features documentation for the new look Oliver v5 Search interface, also known as Oliver v5 Build 8.023. This has involved testing the new functionality, making sure it works the way we expect it to, thinking about what it means to our customers, taking lots of…



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New ARLIS census paints a picture of art librarians

New ARLIS census paints a picture of art librarians

The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) has released the preliminary findings of a survey of the demographics of art information professionals in North America.

The Census of Art Information Professionals was the first of its kind conducted by ARLIS/NA and delved into demographics, educational…



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2016 Softlink School Library Survey Report has been released

2016 Softlink School Library Survey Report has been released

The Softlink Australian and New Zealand School Library Survey examines key trends and issues impacting school libraries, and helps to advocate the role of school libraries and library staff to education decision makers.

The report* outlines the findings from the 2016 survey into Australian and New Zealand school…



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What is happening in American libraries in 2017?

What is happening in American libraries in 2017?

The American Library Association has released their annual “State of America’s Libraries” report for 2017 which includes information on the top 10 challenged books.

Below are the key messages of this year’s report.

Academic Libraries

“Academic librarians are embracing new responsibilities in such areas as…



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The role of data management discussed at NZ science and research conference

The role of data management discussed at NZ science and research conference

130 staff from New Zealand’s Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited (ESR) came together in Wellington recently to discuss the great science being undertaken across their four science centres, as well as the valuable work of their support staff (including ESR’s Information and Research Services…



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Books and baking sustain community life at the British School in Tokyo

Books and baking sustain community life at the British School in Tokyo

At the British School in Tokyo, librarians Richie Steven and Michael Bell work hard to cultivate a sense of home away from home for the many expat families who join the school community. With an enticing mix of storytelling, information services and delicious food, Richie and Michael have turned the school’s three…



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Fantastic response to the new-look Oliver v5

Fantastic response to the new-look Oliver v5

If you subscribe to the Softlink newsletter or you’re a regular visitor to our blog, you’d be aware that Oliver v5 is about to have a brand new look.

The new-look Oliver v5 school library management system was announced at the end of March and since then we’ve been out and about, showing the new search interface…



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Are you on the latest Oliver v5 update?

Are you on the latest Oliver v5 update?

Are you on the latest Oliver v5 update and taking advantage of all the newest functionality available to you?

Oliver v5 Build 8.022 is the latest release available to our supported users and just one of the ten updates planned annually by the Softlink Development Team. With so many updates planned, you can be sure…



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International reading quiz turns students into superstars

International reading quiz turns students into superstars

The Kids' Lit Quiz is probably the largest international reading quiz for school students. From its beginning in New Zealand in 1991, schools from the UK, South Africa, Canada, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and, of course, New Zealand are now involved in this annual celebration of literacy.

Softlink has been a…



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#NSWDoE Oliver v5 completion milestone celebration

#NSWDoE Oliver v5 completion milestone celebration

Softlink was excited to be at John Edmondson High School on Thursday 30th March, to celebrate the successful completion of the Oliver v5 roll out to all 2240 NSW DoE schools.

Some of the event tweets are published below. You can access the Storify feed here.

Department videos showing the educational benefits of…



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Softlink offers access to better school catalogue records with SCIS

Softlink offers access to better school catalogue records with SCIS

The Schools Catalogue Information Service (SCIS) and Softlink have collaborated for a number of years to provide school libraries with streamlined access to enhanced catalogue records through the Oliver v5 library management system.

The integration between Oliver v5 and SCIS makes school library cataloguing quicker…



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Increase student engagement with Oliver v5’s enhanced Resource Reviews

Increase student engagement with Oliver v5’s enhanced Resource Reviews

Oliver v5’s Resource Review functionality has been enhanced to enable even greater student engagement!

Students can still give a star rating with their review, but they can now do so much more. The Rich Text Format editor is easy to use and makes creating reviews fun.

To write a review students just search for the…



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Do medical libraries benefit from strong alliances with IT?

Do medical libraries benefit from strong alliances with IT?

The findings of a new survey into collaboration between medical libraries and information technology departments has been published in the January 2017 edition of the Journal of the Medical Library Association.

In Meeting at the crossroads: collaboration between information technology departments and health sciences…



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Student feedback helps development of the new look Oliver v5 school library system

Student feedback helps development of the new look Oliver v5 school library system

Softlink is excited to be unveiling a new look for the Oliver v5 school library management system. We are sure your students are going to share our passion for it too, because it’s been designed with students, for students.

Softlink Business Analyst, Dion Dias explained how the latest changes were directly aimed at…



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Strong partnerships save the day for Hercules Road State School library

Strong partnerships save the day for Hercules Road State School library

The library team at Hercules Road State School had good reason to celebrate after a potentially problematic hardware breakdown caused complications to their beginning of term schedule.

The school lost the server which housed their Oliver v5 system and back up library data.

Curriculum Co-ordinator Katie Rogers said…



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Appraisal Institute solves business challenges with Liberty and illumin

Appraisal Institute solves business challenges with Liberty and illumin

The Appraisal Institute, based in Chicago, is a global association of professional real estate appraisers, with 19,000 members and 80 chapters worldwide. The Institute funds and operates the Y.T. and Louise Lee Lum Library, which provides members with reference services in all areas of real estate appraisal.

Eric…



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A great response to the Innovative School Libraries feature

A great response to the Innovative School Libraries feature

There has been a great response to the recent “School Libraries Share Innovative Ideas” feature which we blogged about a few weeks ago.

The findings of the paper have been featured in the March edition of ACCESS, the Australian School Library Association’s professional journal for educators and researchers, and…



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No dull moments during Liberty training with Papua New Guinea librarians

No dull moments during Liberty training with Papua New Guinea librarians

Software training can get a bad rep as being dull, but that was far from the case when Softlink’s Sarah Thompson and Lyn Walker visited Papua New Guinea to deliver a two-day Liberty library management system training workshop in February.

Fifteen librarians, representing a number of Papua New Guinea libraries,…



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International school librarians unite in Singapore

International school librarians unite in Singapore

Softlink is proud to have sponsored the latest Librarians Knowledge Sharing Workshop, which was held in Singapore on 17th and 18th February. This conference, hosted by United World College of South East Asia, was attended by over 80 delegates from international schools throughout Asia. Pre-conference library tours and…



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Chills down the spine: when books team up with horror movies

Chills down the spine: when books team up with horror movies

It’s quiz time again!

Have you ever walked through your library at night, after everyone else has left, and felt just a little spooked? If the number of horror movies featuring terrifying books and spooky libraries is anything to go by, then you are not alone.

Take our quick quiz to see whether you are fearless in…



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5 Reasons your IT team will love your new library management system

5 Reasons your IT team will love your new library management system

Your IT team are important stakeholders in any new software decision. It's important they feel confident with the robustness of the technology, security, ease of use, and access to support.

IT staff will appreciate how secure, flexible and reliable Softlink’s systems are. But the main benefit for IT staff when you…



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Do innovative libraries need to be radical for success?

Do innovative libraries need to be radical for success?

Without delving into the challenges faced by 21st century libraries too much, I'm sure we can all pinpoint a time when we read something about innovative libraries and thought to ourselves "Wow, how on earth did they manage to pull that together? I rarely get time to finish my coffee before it goes cold!"

Why do we…



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Implementation: Top tips from Softlink’s top specialists

Implementation: Top tips from Softlink’s top specialists

Softlink specialists have been transitioning libraries to new systems for years and have developed a reliable, step-by-step process that takes the stress out of new software implementations. The process ensures smooth transition of data, so libraries can have their new systems up and running fast and be reaping the…



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21st century learning driven by thriving school libraries

21st century learning driven by thriving school libraries

A report released by the ACT Government Education Directorate is paving the way for open discussions about the role that school libraries play in 21st century learning.

The report, “School Libraries: The Heart of 21st Century Learning”, draws from Australian and International research on the impact of teacher…



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School libraries share innovative practices

School libraries share innovative practices

School library staff are creative, always looking for new and exciting ways to make their libraries better and more attractive for students, teachers, and other visitors.

Here at Softlink, we’re always hearing about libraries where awesome things are happening, and we thought it would be great to document and share…



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Everything you wanted to know about Reading Lists but were afraid to ask!

Everything you wanted to know about Reading Lists but were afraid to ask!

Reading Lists are a valuable tool in Oliver v5, which library staff can use to help their borrowers easily locate specific resources.

Some suggested topics for Reading Lists are:

  • Class assignments
  • Special occasions (i.e. Christmas, Easter, Halloween)
  • Popular authors
  • Popular series
  • ‘If you liked….’ OR…


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OverDrive eBook statistics show student lending on the rise

OverDrive eBook statistics show student lending on the rise

Big jump in eBook statistics in 2016

OverDrive have released their 2016 eBook statistics, which show that the number of eBooks and audiobooks borrowed on the OverDrive K-12 digital reading platform rose 48% compared to 2015. 

Over the last few years, the Softlink Australian and New Zealand School Library Survey has…



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6 ideas to boost your information centre & library marketing

6 ideas to boost your information centre & library marketing

6 ideas to boost your information centre and library marketing

Library marketing doesn't need to be complicated! Just a few small changes can make a big difference to how your patrons view your library.

We've put together some tools and strategies you can use to promote the value of your information centre or…



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Focus on simplicity and flexibility with the latest new features in Oliver v5

Focus on simplicity and flexibility with the latest new features in Oliver v5

Users of Oliver v5 benefit from regular new feature updates, which are developed in direct response to feedback and insights provided by our active User Community.

Two of the most recently added new features, Smart Cataloguing and Due-Between Dates, are designed to make things even easier for busy school librarians.



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Digitising Material - Preserving and Managing Digital Content

Digitising Material - Preserving and Managing Digital Content

Increasingly, new information is being created in digital format however there is still a significant amount of physical material, much of it fragile or vulnerable to damage, that can be converted to digital format.

For all libraries, digitising important physical records and files can future-proof against damage or…



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Integration of e-books key factor for St Andrew’s

Integration of e-books key factor for St Andrew’s

Originally published in schoolnews, issue 27, Term 4 2014

St Andrew’s College in Christchurch had Softlink’s Oliver v5 library management system installed in July 2013. A private, co-educational school, St Andrew’s has 1300 students on the roll – 400 in the preparatory school, years 1-8, and 900 in the…



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Promoting Oliver in your school

Promoting Oliver in your school

School library staff often ask me for advice on how they can promote Oliver to their students, teachers and parents to get them actively engaging in their school library. Rather than giving my opinion, I’ve decided to pass on some feedback from the experts, our customers.

Thank you to all the clients who provided…



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Qld School Library Association announces 2016 Award recipients

Qld School Library Association announces 2016 Award recipients

The Queensland School Library Association (QSLA) has announced the recipients of the 2016 QSLA Awards in four categories. A big congratulations to all of the Award recipients.

In recent years Oliver v5 users have been regular recipients of the QSLA Awards, and the tradition continues this year with Debra McGhee from…



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Softlink development inspired by users

Softlink development inspired by users

Have you ever wondered what’s behind the creative process that goes into developing Liberty and illumin? In his first post for the Softlink blog, Development Manager James Martin explains how he and his team come up with the features and refinements that go into each new software release. 

Like most technology,…



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A New Years resolution for school libraries

A New Years resolution for school libraries

It’s not just the students counting down to that final bell that marks the Christmas school holidays, is it? But before you lock up the school library for your well-deserved break, have you thought about what you would like to change when those doors re-open in the New Year?

Many of us make New Year’s resolutions…



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Katie Dayani: Leveraging change and promoting the library’s value

Katie Dayani: Leveraging change and promoting the library’s value

Journalist-turned-librarian Katie Dayani recently spoke with Maida Rubin, global Customer Community Manager for Softlink’s Information Centres division, to discuss how librarians can leverage changes in technology and promote their value within the companies they provide services to.

Why do you think it is essential…



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Shared resources: collaboration between schools doesn’t cost independence with Oliver v5

Shared resources: collaboration between schools doesn’t cost independence with Oliver v5

Originally published in SLANZA Collected Magazine.

Every school is looking for ways to improve academic outcomes and operational efficiencies. For some, co-location, multi-campus or education campus models are an effective solution that benefits the entire community.

For the school libraries involved in these…



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Have yourself a very bookish Christmas with our fun quiz

Have yourself a very bookish Christmas with our fun quiz

It's an early Christmas present from Softlink - a fun quiz to show off your Christmas fiction knowledge.

Are you all over Christmas fiction like custard on a Christmas pudding? Or does it excite you as much as a Christmas cracker with no bang?

Take our quiz and don't forget to share the fun with your colleagues!



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UK’s children’s laureates stress the importance of school libraries

UK’s children’s laureates stress the importance of school libraries

The case for school libraries continues to gain momentum, as children’s laureate Chris Riddell, backed by all 8 former children’s laureates called on the Department of Education to ensure there was equitable access to school library funding.

[Click here to read Chris Riddell’s full (and beautifully illustrated)…



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Are you using Oliver to its full potential? (Part Two)

Are you using Oliver to its full potential? (Part Two)

In ‘Are you using Oliver to its full potential? (Part One)’ we looked at how Oliver could be used to keep track of school equipment. Part two covers suggestions for using Oliver to keep track of your school archival information.

Before you get started you should consider the following:

  1. Does your school already…


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Preserving born-digital content for future generations

Preserving born-digital content for future generations

An increasing amount of content is originating in digital form. Many libraries are faced with the problem of assessing what born-digital content needs to be preserved, and how to manage that process.

I recently read a Q&A with David Wong, Assistant Director-General, Information Technology, at the National Library of…



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Survey explores the research practices of Australian Library & Information Science Professionals

Survey explores the research practices of Australian Library & Information Science Professionals

Library and Information Science (LIS) professionals are invited to participate in a research project being coordinated by the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Charles Sturt University (CSU), the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA), and National and State Libraries Australasia (NSLA).



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Boosting student engagement with exciting new features in Oliver v5

Boosting student engagement with exciting new features in Oliver v5

Oliver v5 customers now have two new search features at their disposal that will help engage students in their exploration of the school library’s resources.

Tiled Search results and the Orbit Super Search (Federated Search for Oliver v5’s junior interface users) have been rolled out in the latest update to Oliver…



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What school libraries can learn from the Scholastic Kids and Family Reading Report

What school libraries can learn from the Scholastic Kids and Family Reading Report

Earlier this year Scholastic released the Kids and Family Reading Report which explored family attitudes and behaviours in relation to reading for fun.

The report centres on reading for pleasure and offers some great insights that school libraries could leverage in the work they do to promote literacy and reading.

1)…



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Are you using Oliver to its full potential? (Part One)

Are you using Oliver to its full potential? (Part One)

Did you know that Oliver isn’t just a Library Management System? You can use Oliver to keep track of resources throughout your entire school.

Archival information, textbooks and computers are the most popular resources being tracked by our clients but they are also tracking musical instruments, sheet music, lawn…



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Forget about buzzwords, it’s the concepts behind Makerspaces that school libraries should focus on

Forget about buzzwords, it’s the concepts behind Makerspaces that school libraries should focus on

Softlink was privileged to have Kay Oddone speak about Makerspaces as part of our ongoing webinar series for school libraries in Australia and New Zealand.

Kay is an experienced speaker and workshop facilitator, with over 18 years' experience in Education.

In her position as Librarian for ResourceLink, Brisbane…



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2016 Softlink UK School Library Survey points to stabilisation of staffing and resourcing

2016 Softlink UK School Library Survey points to stabilisation of staffing and resourcing

The 2016 Softlink UK School Library Survey has been released and, with 84% of respondents indicating that their school library staffing stayed the same this year, the findings suggest that there may have been a much needed stabilisation between 2015 and 2016.

Despite the stabilisation, Softlink Education’s Director…



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Softlink’s Oliver v5 supporting future learning for NSW DoE school libraries

Softlink’s Oliver v5 supporting future learning for NSW DoE school libraries

Over 1,780 NSW Department of Education school libraries have now migrated to Oliver v5.

By the time the rollout is completed in 2017, over 2,200 NSW DoE school libraries will be enjoying the educational and administration benefits of their new solution.

Feedback from school libraries regarding the Oliver v5 training…



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Softlink Sponsors SLA School Librarian of the Year Awards 2016

Softlink Sponsors SLA School Librarian of the Year Awards 2016

The UK School Library Association’s School Librarian of the Year Award for 2016 was presented to Amy McKay, Corby Business College, at a special ceremony on October 3rd.

The School Librarian of the Year Award recognises the excellent work that is carried out in school libraries in the United Kingdom every day, and…



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Fanning the creative fires with Design Thinking for Libraries

Fanning the creative fires with Design Thinking for Libraries

Remember that buzz you had when you stepped foot into your library for the first time? Everywhere you looked, you saw opportunities to make a difference and felt like you would be able to conquer them all well before your first anniversary in the job.

A few years in and you’ve done a great job, made some big…



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Softlink’s Rhonda Poacher, ALIA Member of the Month 2016

Softlink’s Rhonda Poacher, ALIA Member of the Month 2016

As an Australian ex-pat living in the United Kingdom, Softlink’s Rhonda Poacher maintains her ALIA membership and was excited to be approached to become their Member of the Month this year.

In the late 90’s Rhonda decided to take unpaid leave from her position at the Australian Department of Defence Library…



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Free webinar - Creating a Makerspace in Your School Library – presented by Kay Oddone

Free webinar - Creating a Makerspace in Your School Library – presented by Kay Oddone

Makerspaces are a buzzword; they are cool, they are hip, and they are now! But are they worth it? Why would your library want to instigate one? And how on earth do you begin?

Join Kay Oddone for a free, one hour presentation as she discusses the ins and outs of creating a makerspace in your school library.

When:



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How to engage your students with Oliver v5 (Part Two)

How to engage your students with Oliver v5 (Part Two)

Are you taking advantages of all the features in Oliver v5 to engage your students? Here are a few more ideas for you to try.

Orbit interface

There are lots of different ways you can use Orbit to engage your Junior and Middle school students.

Below are just a few suggestions.

1. Seasonal Backgrounds and Avatars



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Softlink’s new Customer Community Manager extending Liberty and illumin community connections

Softlink’s new Customer Community Manager extending Liberty and illumin community connections

After nine years as Professional Services Manager for Softlink Americas, Maida Rubin has stepped into a new role as global Customer Community Manager for  Softlink’s Information Centres division.

Maida describes the role as an advocate for Liberty and illumin users.

'Softlink has a long history of listening to our…



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The benefits of professional training for library staff in software rollouts

The benefits of professional training for library staff in software rollouts

You have picked your new library management system, converted your data, put the new system through its paces and the go live date is so tantalisingly close. How exciting!

But have you provided the necessary training for your library staff?

In the rush to go-live, library staff training can be easily pushed to the…



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A new kind of library scavenger hunt blends Pokemon Go with books

A new kind of library scavenger hunt blends Pokemon Go with books

The Pokemon Go craze has inspired a Belgian primary school headmaster to create a new kind of library scavenger hunt that is getting readers of all ages hunting for books in the wild.

The Times of India recently wrote about the new age book hunt which has attracted thousands of players.

Players will leave a book in a…



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Does research leadership = competitive advantage in an info bulge era?

Does research leadership = competitive advantage in an info bulge era?

As early as the 1980’s strategists like Porter and Miller were linking information with competitive advantage.

Researchers in law firms, consultancies and multiple other fields are trawling a growing bulge of information to provide their clients with the material they need to convert information into case, business…



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The 2016 Australian and New Zealand School Library Survey is now open for submissions

The 2016 Australian and New Zealand School Library Survey is now open for submissions

It’s time to ensure your voice is heard by taking part in the 2016 Australian and New Zealand School Library Survey.

The annual survey is now in its seventh year and gives teacher librarians and library staff a chance to share their experiences with budgets and resourcing, knowledge and content delivery methods, and…



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Community collaboration at Melbourne’s Liberty User Group

Community collaboration at Melbourne’s Liberty User Group

A Liberty User Group at the Melbourne Cricket Club Library in August provided the local community with the opportunity to network and share their Liberty tips and ideas.

The event was attended by 13 Liberty users from Special, Legal and Higher Education libraries.

The Liberty user group’s host, Melbourne Cricket…



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2016 Kids’ Lit Quiz World Finals Results

2016 Kids’ Lit Quiz World Finals Results

Congratulations to all the schools who recently competed in the 2016 Kids’ Lit Quiz World Finals in Auckland, New Zealand on the 19th August.

The host country’s local team, Wellesley College, was the winner on the day, with the UK’s Hamilton College placing second and Australia’s Kinross Wolaroi School in…



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10 National Literacy and Numeracy Week ideas for school libraries

10 National Literacy and Numeracy Week ideas for school libraries

Are you looking for some fun, creative activities or lessons for your school library for National Literacy and Numeracy Week?

Have a look at our list of 10 activities that your school library can offer to help promote literacy and digital literacy.

1) Get students familiar with their digital compass

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How to engage your students with Oliver v5 (Part One)

How to engage your students with Oliver v5 (Part One)

Are you taking advantages of all the features in Oliver v5 to engage your students? Here are a few ideas for you to try.

Google – Book Previews, Book Reviews and Cover Images

As Library Staff you can enhance your students’ search experience by activating Google in your Oliver v5 system.

If a resource in your…



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Advocating the importance of school libraries

Advocating the importance of school libraries

“Nobody at my school understands the importance of school libraries. I feel like they think students can just Google everything now.”

It’s a situation being faced in school libraries around the world and many school libraries are feeling the challenge in advocating on the educational value and breadth of…



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Online Oliver v5 International User Group unites school libraries

Online Oliver v5 International User Group unites school libraries

On Tuesday 30th August, Susan Gan hosted Softlink’s first Oliver v5 Online International User Group for school libraries in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

The online user group was attended by over 70 schools and was a great opportunity for schools from multiple locations to participate.

The group…



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The why, what and how of starting the Softlink blog

The why, what and how of starting the Softlink blog



Welcome! We’re excited to invite you into our new blog.

Let us introduce ourselves and answer a few questions you might have.

 

Why have we entered the blogosphere?

Last year we launched our new Softlink website which features a growing number of resources for libraries and information managers. As well as…



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New Softlink Customer Community Manager role ensures even bigger benefits for school libraries

New Softlink Customer Community Manager role ensures even bigger benefits for school libraries

School libraries have a new “champion” following the appointment of Susan Gan to the Customer Community Manager role in Softlink’s Education Division.

Managing Director Nathan Godfrey said the new role is an extension of Softlink’s commitment to providing outstanding service and value to the education…



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Health librarians save lives, so why are so many positions vacant in Australia?

Health librarians save lives, so why are so many positions vacant in Australia?

ALIA Group Health Libraries Australia (HLA) has released the Census of Australian Health Librarians and Health Librarians Working Outside the Traditional Library Setting.

One of the findings from the census was that job vacancies in Australian health libraries are running at around 10% which is significantly higher…



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Which pop culture librarian are you?

Which pop culture librarian are you?

Welcome to the reinvogorated Softlink Quiz - a little bit of library-inspired fun. They were a regular feature in previous Softlink Times and now they're back!

Take our quick quiz to find out which pop culture librarian is your counterpart and don't forget to share the fun and find out who your colleagues most…



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Making way for the future – making weeding a positive experience for your information hub

Making way for the future – making weeding a positive experience for your information hub

We spoke recently with a Liberty user about the evolution of her medical library. They moved their main library to a more contemporary, but smaller space and, after years of holding on to everything they could, there wasn’t going to be enough room to house everything.

The move prompted the library to evolve and…



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Webinar explores the benefits of teaching kids to code

Webinar explores the benefits of teaching kids to code

By learning to code, young people improve their problem solving skills, logical thinking and confidence with digital technologies. Coding provides support for key academic subjects such as science, maths and technology.

But don’t worry - you don’t need to have any previous coding experience or a big budget to…



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Library gaming workshops inspire local youth

Library gaming workshops inspire local youth

In our recent #getkidscoding webinar, Ian Wedlock spoke about Code Club Australia’s in-school code clubs and the benefits of teaching students to code.

Recently, Public Libraries of New Zealand (PLNZ), Gamelab and the Hutt City Council partnered to deliver a gaming workshops pilot programme where participants…



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