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Welcome to the IUG Forum

The IUG provides a forum where you can discuss things related to Innovative software as well as sharing tips and tricks, files, etc. The forum took the place of the IUG listserv, and it offers the best of both worlds: You can subscribe to the forum b...
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Lightning Round Presenters Wanted

Hello Everyone, We are looking for Lightning Round Presenters for the 2020 IUG Conference in Minneapolis. Do you have a library topic or idea that you are passionate about and you only need 5-10 minutes to talk about it? If the answer is yes, t...
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Don't Forget to Register for the IUG Conference in Minneapolis

Happy New Year!! The IUG Steering Committee and IUG 2020 Programming Committee are working with an amazing group of presenters to bring to you a conference fit for a new decade! If you haven’t already registered, be sure and do it by Feb...
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2020 IUG Conference Birds Of a Feather Session Sign-up

Hello, Very excited for the IUG 2020 conference at the Hilton Minneapolis. It is time to submit Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions for IUG 2020 in Minneapolis. Birds of a Feather sessions are a way to carve out a time to get together with like-mi...
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IUG 2020 Preliminary Program List Available

I hope everyone is getting ready for a fun and restful holiday season. I'm excited to say that there is a preliminary list of IUG member programs available on the IUG website. Link below. https://www.innovativeusers.org/conferences/iug-2020-conf...
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Idea Lab: Expiring Ideas

Hello Sierra users, Happy New Year to you all. The holidays have meant that things on the Idea Lab have been quiet recently and thus there are now many great ideas that are currently at risk of expiring. Ideas can't be selected without views, vo...
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Lost Bills - Create Lists Query

One of our staff prepared the bills to be sent this morning (we print them out and mail them). She forgot to check the box "Do not clear" and subsequently they failed to print to her selected printer. She believes there were at least a half...
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*Reminder* Call for nominations: LITA Library Hi Tech Award

Please consider nominating a colleague (or yourself) for the LITA Library Hi Tech Award, given each year to an individual or institution for outstanding achievement in educating the profession about cutting edge technology within the field of library...
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SQL Query to find order records with no items associated

In our consortium we use the Acquisitions module. Occasionally items come in and fail to load properly, so they are not linked to a bib record that is linked to our order record. This query uses Agency to narrow the list of items and order number num...
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ISBN 979 numbers coming in January

I received an email from OCLC this morning with the following text: OCLC is passing along this information supplied by Bowker (owned by ProQuest), as they want to get the word out to libraries in the United States. U.S. ISBN 979 assignment...
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IUG 2020 Presenters Discount

I just sent an email to the IUG 2020 program presenters. If your program was accepted for IUG 2020 and you did not receive your discount code, please email Rhonda Glazier at rglazier@uccs.edu. Have a happy holiday! Rhonda IUG 2020 Program Commi...
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Innovative's Ecommerce to Comprise SmartPay

We have been using Innovative's Ecommerce produce for many years and are now moving to Comprise SmartPay. Has anyone here done that before? Any advice? I am not sure exactly how to proceed. Thanks, Elizabeth elizabeth.swift@jclc.org...
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Call for nominations: LITA Library Hi Tech Award

Apologies for cross-posting Please consider nominating a colleague (or yourself) for the LITA Library Hi Tech Award, given each year to an individual or institution for outstanding achievement in educating the profession about cutting edge techno...
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IUG 2020 Program Acceptance Email

Hi, I sent out emails yesterday letting presenters know whether or not their program or forum was accepted for IUG 2020. If you submitted a program and have not heard from me, please email me at rglazier@uccs.edu and I will check on the status of y...
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Rock the Vote -- Steering Committee Election ends Thursday!

Don't forget to vote for your next Vice Chair/Chair-Elect of IUG, along with 3 Members at Large and a proposed change to the bylaws. Site contacts of active members should have received their ballot last week and have until midnight (EST) this Th...
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Thank You!

I want to thank everyone who submitted a program proposal for IUG 2020. The programming committee is reviewing the submissions and I will be emailing presenters early next week about whether their program has been accepted. Have a great weekend –...
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Sharing RFP?

Since we’re getting closer to the end of our contract with Innovative, we are planning to put out an RPF in the not too distant future. Does anyone have any examples they’d be willing to share? Thanks. -Renée Palermo ILS Manager Ocean...
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Idea Lab: Death to Popups Challenge has a winner!

Hello Sierra users, The following is reposted from Innovative's blog. Pairwise has concluded for the Death to Popups challenge, and we have a winner! Designed to focus specifically on smoothing workflows that allow staff to work more easily ...
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Job Posting: Director of Public Service

The American University in Cairo: Libraries & Learning Technologies Under the general direction of the Associate Dean of the Main library, the Director of Public Service provides effective administration and leadership for the Library Public S...
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Library Systems Administrator, Mechanics Institute Library, San Francisco, CA

Library Systems Administrator (Full-Time) Job Description The Mechanics’ Institute seeks a full-time Library Systems Administrator. The Library Systems Administrator maintains all of the Institute’s computer information systems and networks, an...
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IUG Steering Committee Elections Now Open

This afternoon, the ballot for Steering Committee Elections for 2020-21 was sent to all site contacts. The candidates and their statements are listed at https://www.innovativeusers.org/about/committees-and-elections. The ballot also includes a qu...


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