January 5, 2018 - 3:16pm

SWAN Member Libraries and Information Technology Staff:

If you’re currently participating in the eRead Illinois/Axis360 program, you’ve likely received an email from RAILS or Baker & Taylor about an IP address change/whitelist needed by January 15th.

In the case of... Read more

January 4, 2018 - 10:54am

Happy New Year from SWAN! 

The strip calendars we send out to our membership every year are in the mail and should be arriving soon. These strip calendars have a light adhesive on the back that you can stick to your computer monitor's frame or other surfaces around your workspace or the... Read more

January 3, 2018 - 11:54am

**January 29 Update**

Here are the libraries that need to provide the debt-service bond payment schedule. It is possible some libraries have a schedule but are not listed.


  1. La Grange Public Library
  2. ... Read more
January 2, 2018 - 9:13am

SWAN Member Library Staff: 

Last night we encountered a an issue with our overnight maintenance reports. A hung process caused several of our reports, including ADUText and rebuilditem to not run overnight.  SirsiDynix is currently investigating as to the cause of this issue.

You... Read more

November 7, 2017 - 2:29pm

---Resolved on 11/8---

We're received confirmation from several libraries that Baker & Taylor has corrected authentication settings and patrons are again able to access their accounts and materials.


---Update on 11/8---

We're unfortunately still encountering... Read more

September 26, 2016 - 3:15pm

The recommendations for January 2017 adoption process for LINC & MAGIC libraries joining SWAN are outlined in the whitepaper below. This article is an archive of the news post from September 26, 2016. Read more