August 27, 2018 - 11:11am

SWAN is in the process of creating a 5-year strategic plan. We have released a survey that will be open until Friday, August 31 5:00 p.m. CT. This survey is for all library staff at SWAN member libraries, and will take around 10 minutes to complete.

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August 24, 2018 - 1:39pm

The BCA report "Count Items Marked Discard Last Month Paged by Library" will run on the 4th of every month and be distributed via SWANcom. We sent this report via SWANcom today; it is a count of all items your library checked out to your DISCARD user(s) in August. Please let us know if you have... Read more

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