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

September 23, 2019 - 3:47pm

The FY 2019 (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019) ILLINET Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Statistical Survey from the Illinois State Library is available for completion. The survey must be completed by March 31, 2020... Read more

September 17, 2019 - 1:48pm

In order to better serve our members and patrons, the SWAN Bibliographic Services team and the Cataloging Advisory Group have been working on a new set of guidelines for Blu-ray/DVD combo packs. The guidelines are similar to their previous version with some changes made to help our members... Read more

September 12, 2019 - 5:17pm


A new version of BLUEcloud Mobile is here!  You can expect to see some feature additions, bug fixes, and backend improvements.

The update will be rolled... Read more

September 10, 2019 - 7:56am

A change has been made in our SWAN global demand management configuration settings that went into effect today, September 10, 2019. Our system is now configured to trap hold with the first item received.

If an item is checked in locally before it arrives in delivery, the item will be... Read more

August 30, 2019 - 5:59pm

We have published additional recorded training sessions for our members, including:

August 28, 2019 - 11:32am

Check out the SWAN Libraries Mobile App: Getting Started video! This video covers the basics to help your patrons start using the SWAN Libraries app today! Patrons can view this video on our... Read more