August 22, 2018 - 1:21pm

SWAN Member Libraries & Information Technology Staff:

On Tuesday, August 28th between 6am-7am, RAILS IT will be performing an upgrade to the network hardware in the shared RAILS/SWAN datacenter. This upgrade will require downtime of most SWAN services, and while it’s... Read more

August 22, 2018 - 10:30am

Please take a moment to provide SWAN feedback on the event you attended on Friday, August 17, 2018. This survey was sent to participants and it is included here as a reminder.Read more

August 20, 2018 - 9:53am

Our colleagues from St. Charles Public Library, David Kelsey and Dana Hintz will be presenting a webinar for SirsiDynix on Wednesday, August 22 at Noon. The webinar, "Using Technology to Enhance and Strengthen Community Relationships" will showcase how the SCPL Outreach Services Department has... Read more

August 16, 2018 - 10:58am

The joint Cataloging Advisory Group and Serials Users Group meeting will take place one week from today, August 23rd at 9:30 at the RAILS Burr Ridge Main Meeting Room. For the main event, we will discuss future practice for serials call numbers and reach a final decision and action... Read more

August 13, 2018 - 2:57pm

Update August 21st, 9:00 a.m. - The upgrade is complete. The correction to eRC titles will appear after eRC collections sync throughout the day and overnight.

SWAN has scheduled an upgrade to Enterprise v5.0.0.6.

This upgrade includes several bug fixes. Most notably, it solves a... Read more

August 9, 2018 - 7:44am

SirsiDynix Library Users of Illinois (SLUI) Annual Meeting & Program - Friday, October 5 9:30 AM - 3:15 PM at Tinley Park Public Library [... Read more

August 8, 2018 - 7:21am

Update/Resolved on 8/9 at 9am

Last night's overnight maintenance concluded successfully and should have resolved any record issues that were encountered on Wednesday. If you continue to encounter records that are inaccessible or unsearchable, please email... Read more

August 5, 2018 - 9:28am

SWAN Member Library Staff:

Please be aware, this morning we’re contending with a long-running maintenance report that is currently delaying all regularly scheduled reports. This particular maintenance report is responsible for processing item additions, updates, and deletions. We hope to... Read more

August 2, 2018 - 11:13am

Current checkouts in Enterprise, under the My Accounts tab, will now display the item barcode.

Previously, checkouts only displayed call numbers. Some items--such as kits, games, and tote bags--do not have unique call numbers. Patrons who checked out multiples of these types of items didn... Read more

July 31, 2018 - 11:41am

The ILA Board voted unanimously to approve Kate Boyle’s nomination as an ILA Luminary. SWAN’s Executive Director, Aaron Skog, submitted the nomination letter on behalf of our SWAN membership.

Our next step in honoring Kate is to request donations in her name to support the ILA Endowment.... Read more