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November 5, 2019 - 1:40pm

The next SWAN Cataloging Advisory Group and Serial User Group meeting will be a single combined event taking place Thursday, November 14 from 9:30 to 12:00 at the RAIL Burr Ridge Main Meeting Room.

If there are any cataloging or serials topics you'd like to see on the agenda, please e-... Read more

October 24, 2019 - 2:59pm

We wanted to share this online conference opportunity from SirsiDynix. Information and registration details are available at: https://www.sirsidynix.com/connections-summit/ 

SirsiDynix’s Connections Summit is a free, online... Read more

October 23, 2019 - 9:11am

We are happy to announce the SWAN Book Club Users. This membership networking group is led by member experts Lizzie Matkowski, Downers Grove Public Library and Lauren Maxwell, Geneva Public Library. Please join us for our first meeting on November 6th 9:30-12 at Westmont Public Library. We will... Read more

October 21, 2019 - 1:00pm

Who is ready for 2020?  While we are waiting to confirm location on a few of our 2020 meetings, the SWAN user group meetings have been entered in L2 and listed on our support site. 

October 18, 2019 - 11:21am

We are happy to announce some changes to your Enterprise item detail displays. These are the pages that display after you select an item title from search results.

In the full holdings list for all SWAN libraries, you'll see a green "On Shelf" status for items that are on shelf, and a... Read more

October 16, 2019 - 4:12pm

As the Custom Longoverdue report does not process Claims Returned or Non_SWAN ILL items, we have produced two lists (attached) to assist you with your cleanup of these items. Both lists have separate tabs for each library, so please make sure to check both reports for your library. If you do not... Read more

October 16, 2019 - 4:06pm

We have received some inquiries regarding completion of the ILLINET Traffic Survey. To help, we've created a tutorial on this topic. We hope this makes the process easier. 

As a reminder, you can find all our recorded training... Read more

October 14, 2019 - 8:46am

The results are in! You overwhelmingly voted to keep due dates in the Enterprise holdings displays.

We had 362 votes, with 221 votes to show the due dates and  141 to remove them. Therefore, we'll continue to display due dates in Enterprise.

Thanks to everyone who voted!

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October 7, 2019 - 8:46am

We want your opinions about due dates in Enterprise! Take this short survey by Friday, October 11th 2019 to weigh in. We'll share the results next week, and make changes in Enterprise based on  your... Read more

September 24, 2019 - 2:13pm

In 2018, Circulation Advisory recommended the elimination of several extended info fields from the patron record, including the LICENSE, P_NO, PREV_ADDR, RDG_LEVEL, SSN, NOTIFY_VIA, LOSTITEM, SEESUPER, STAFF, RECEIPT and ENTERED_BY fields.  All of this work completed several months ago with the... Read more

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