Events

Group Training Courses

These lecture-based sessions include the general ‘Getting Started’ (full day) and ‘Advanced’ courses, as well as more targeted sessions on ‘Cataloguing’, ‘Circulation’, ‘Serials’, ‘Acquisitions’ and 'Stocktake' (all half day). These sessions are held at a host venue, are delivered by one of our expert trainers and represent good value for money.

Please submit the Request Information form if you are interested in attending or hosting a group training course.

Information Centres

Group training courses are currently being planned, with multiple dates and locations in the 2nd half of 2017. Please check back here for details or email communications@softlinkint.com to subscribe to Softlink email communications

Education

Oliver v5 group training courses - Semester 2, 2017

Term 4 

     
Location Date Course Time
Brisbane 12th October, 2017 Oliver v5 Cataloguing and Circulation 9:00am – 12:00pm, 12:30 – 3:30pm
Brisbane 13th October, 2017 Session 1 – Advanced Oliver v5 Training 9:00am – 12:00pm
    Session 2 – Oliver v5, new features and Homepage 12:30pm – 3:30pm
       
Melbourne 14th November, 2017 Oliver v5 Cataloguing and Circulation 9:00am – 12:00pm, 12:30 – 3:30pm
Melbourne 15th November, 2017 Session 1 – Advanced Oliver v5 Training 9:00am – 12:00pm
    Session 2 – Oliver v5, new features and Homepage 12:30pm – 3:30pm

 

Oliver v5 group training courses - Semester 1, 2018

Term 1 

     
Location Date Course Time
Brisbane 14th February, 2018 Oliver v5, Getting Started 9:00am – 3:30pm
Brisbane 15th February, 2018 Cataloguing and Circulation 9:00am – 3:30pm
       
Melbourne 19th March, 2018 Oliver v5, Getting Started 9:00am – 3:30pm
Melbourne 20th March, 2018 Oliver v5, Cataloguing and Circulation 9:00am – 3:30pm

 

Cataloguing

Suitable for new users.  Includes: navigation between menus, screens & records (including searching, sorting and basic reports) and the basics of cataloguing, circulaton and searching functions.

Cataloguing

Setting up of cataloguing fields, SCIS imports, z-cataloguing, adding copies information, spine labels, weeding and archiving.

Circulation

Setting up circulation fields, borrower maintenance, lending rules, circulation desk, loans, returns, renewals, reservations and overdue notices.

Advanced Oliver training with new features and homepage

Advanced Oliver: covers searching basic vs Advanced; search results; Orbit parameters including Pick and Click; Setting up and using Reading Lists, Changing Page Layouts and Book Reviews. Course duration 3 hours.

New features and homepage

Softlink will highlight the latest features in Oliver and how to get the most out of them and making use of your Oliver homepage. Course duration 3 hours.