As we welcome all things new, October is the perfect time to renew your energy, refresh your library, and get out into the community to share the news about all the good work you are doing across your libraries.
Edith Cowen University: free up academic librarians to focus on university goals of student success and research
Edith Cowen University Library in Western Australia, partnered with bibliotheca to convert its collection to RFID and implement the latest self-service solutions. Find out how using the selfCheck 1000, smartShelf and remoteLocker reduced student errors and freed staff for more meaningful tasks like aiding students with research and furthering other university-wide initiatives. Read the full customer story here.
Highlights from the APLIC Conference
Thanks to everyone that visited the bibliotheca booth at the Asia-Pacific Library and Information Conference last month in Gold Coast. We had a wonderful time meeting all of you and learning about the specific needs of your libraries.
bibliotheca’s featured solutions from APLIC 2018 included:
| open+: extend hours and expand access
| cloudLibrary modules: customizable solution that integrates physical + digital user experiences
| flex AMH return and sorting solutions: get materials back on the shelves faster than ever
| smartShelf: instantly recirculate popular items
If you’d like to continue a conversation from the expo floor, or receive more specific information about a solution you saw at the conference, please contact us! We’d love to help you find the best solutions to help your library connect, engage, and evolve. We hope to see you all again next year, May 30th – June 1st, for the APLIC Conference 2019 in Hong Kong.
Next, the bibliotheca team is looking forward to supporting libraries attending the COSA conference in Adelaide this week, the SPUN Spydus User Group in Sydney and SWITCH2018 conference in Coffs Harbour at the end of November!
Forsyth County Public Library: get materials back on the shelf faster than ever before with flex AMH and bulkSeparator
Forsyth County Public Library is the busiest library in Georgia with an annual circulation of over 2.5 million items. Find out how upgrading their sorter to bibliotheca’s flex AMH with bulkSeparator allowed them to improve customer service, engage with their community and get items back on the shelf faster than ever before. Read the full customer story here.
Watch this video demonstration of the flex AMH in action to see for yourself how the bulkSeparator and flex AMH work together to get materials back on the shelf faster than ever before.
Transforming libraries across Australia + New Zealand
Lastly, the bibliotheca team has been busy, busy, busy with installations this spring in Australia and New Zealand. Take a peak at some of our favourite images from libraries across the region upgrading to self-service, security detection, better user experiences and more! Above you’ll find updates from the new Green Square Library (City of Sydney) and the City of Canning’s latest update (Riverton Library) in WA.