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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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Save the Date: OVGTSL 2020, May 17-19, Akron OH

Save the Date! Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians May 17-19, 2020 @ The University of Akron Technical Services librarians are faced with multiple changes in workflows, budgets, and technology. There has been plenty of talk about ...
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Print Templates Help

P {margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;} Hi All, I'm very new to using print templates, so please forgive a beginner for what is undoubtedly a silly question. How do you control the *length* of a template? I'm using Jaspersoft Studio 6.9.0....
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Save the Date: NCIUG Nov. 1, 2019

The 2019 Northern California Innovative Users Group (NCIUG) is coming up soon! More detailed information and registration instructions will follow soon. • Date: Nov. 1, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM • Place: Santa Clara City Library • Registration Fe...
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PebbleGo by Capstone -- proxy?

Hello all, The State of Michigan recently began a subscription to a resource called PebbleGo. (PebbleGo is a K3-focused resource, in case you're wondering.) Sometime in August, the vendor (Capstone) made some changes and now, alas, it's not play...
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Duplicate Branch names on Sierra causing problems for the BiblioCommons discovery system.

Dear colleagues, At our library we have two location codes for our branches. I do not know why. Our set up was done by folks who are no longer here and not much documentation can be found on this topic. We are moving to a new discovery system...
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Registration is open for an all day training on print templates

Please excuse any cross-postings… Registration is now open for a full day of training by a III trainer on print templates! The Middle Atlantic Innovative Users Group (MAIUG) is sponsoring this training, to be held at Cairn University in Langhorne,...
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Rubric to assess item damage/repair options

Colleagues, I am planning a project to identify and address damaged items in our circulating collection. I am looking for a rubric for assessing damage to collection materials and determining student/staff repair feasibility. If you have somethi...
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Vote for my Create Lists enhancement in Idea Lab

Sorry for the shameless plug but my Create Lists Idea Lab submission has been moved from Always Open to the current Create Lists challenge and as a result it has lost the 54 likes it had https://idealab.iii.com/sierracreatelistsroa/Page/ViewIde...
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Registration Now Open: SCIUG 2019

I am pleased to announce that Registration is now open for the Annual Southern California Innovative Users Group meeting. This year we will be meeting at the Glendale Public Library Central Branch. For more information and the registration form, ...
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Annual NWIUG meeting

A virtual Northwest IUG meeting scheduled for Oct 23rd from 10-11 am Pacific time. See the attachment below. More info coming about registration, etc. jhenriksen@piercecountylibrary.org...
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Due slip print template with price

We just upgraded to Sierra 4.3 and have been looking forward to using the actual item price field in our print templates for due slips. Right now I do not see the item price in the print template field library. Has anyone done this? Is there some upd...
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Is there a Sierra list serv?

Hoping someone might be able to help me with a question. I've started a new position at a library using Sierra, and my supervisor has requested that I subscribe to the "Sierra list serv." However, it's been long enough since they started ...
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MAIUG 2019 registration is now open!

Please excuse any cross-postings… Registration is now open for the Middle Atlantic Innovative Users Group (MAIUG) 2019 conference, to be held at Cairn University in Langhorne, PA on October 14, 2019, for libraries using Millennium, Sierra, or Pola...
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Looking for Power Users to Join our September Idea Lab Challenge: Level Up! Sierra Create Lists Roadmap Challenge

Sierra Create Lists Power Users--Come one, come all! We are looking for your ideas. What isn't working quite right in Create Lists? What "one thing" would make it work so much better? Users of Create Lists are often our power users. A...
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MAIUG 2019 registration is now open!

Please excuse any cross-postings… Registration is now open for the Middle Atlantic Innovative Users Group (MAIUG) 2019 conference, to be held at Cairn University in Langhorne, PA on October 14, 2019, for libraries using Millennium, Sierra, or Pola...
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New England IUG Agenda

Hi Sierra users, New England IUG is less than a month away on Tuesday September 24th! The event will be held at the Harry Bennett Branch of The Ferguson Library (115 Vine Rd. Stamford, CT 06905) from 9-4. Registration starts at 8:00. Free parking i...
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Need a solution to integrate Staff Connect Link Software for RFID with Sierra

Dear colleagues, At our Tech Services department, our process involves linking RFID with item bar code using 3M 896 Integration, also known as Staff Connect Link software. This is done after the cataloging work has been done and it is an extra ste...
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Create Lists display constantly refreshing

Hi All, I can't recall if the Create Lists display always did this but currently in our system on Sierra 4.3 the display of lists in the SDA constantly refreshes. So you highlight a list to work on and if you don't take an action on it within a ...
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Save the Date: Sierra Idea Lab "Create Lists" Challenge

Posted on behalf of Innovative: The September Idea Lab Timed Challenge will cover Create Lists! This highly focused challenge will allow our Sierra power users the opportunity to suggest workflow improvements to simplify , save steps, or simply a...
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SCIUG 2019 : October 30th

The 2019 SCIUG Conference will be held at Glendale Downtown Central Library. This year's conference will start at 8:30am and run until 12:30pm. Morning refreshments will be served. Registration is $10 and begin on September 3 closing on October 25. A...


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