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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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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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Idea Lab: Updates and expiring ideas

Hello Sierra users, First of all, a big thank you to everyone who took the time to vote in the Pairwise phase of the Death to Popups challenge. There were 32 of you who went through every one of the pairings, which I think is a record. The w...
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SDA freezes while processing

We have one computer that freezes when users search for a patron in the Sierra Circulation function. We see the Processing message which does not go away and then we have to use Task Manager to even close Sierra. Any suggestions? It happens to be ...
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Sticky Status

Hi All, I am looking for an item status like o LIBRARY USE ONLY, which will persist on checkin and will not prompt staff to clear it every time the item is checked in, but will not require an override to check out. Aha I thought maybe I need a ...
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Final Day for IUG 2020 Program Submissions!

Today’s the day! IUG 2020 Program submissions are due by the end of the day today. If you haven’t submitted yours, now is the time! Don’t forget! Program presenters and poster sessions are eligible for a discounted conference registration ...
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Sierra 4.3 will not launch if OCLC Connexion is also loaded in VDI environment

Our County requires us to be in a VDI (Virtual Desktop Interface) environment. On November 19 we upgraded to Sierra 4.3.0_11. After resolving all the problems that everyone was having, I am the only one still have problems. I am not able to have both...
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IUG 2020: Registration is now open

Registration for IUG 2020 is now open. The conference will take place on April 15 – 18 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Early bird registration is only $325 (through February 17, 2020) so make sure to take advantage of it!! We have a great line-up of pr...
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IUG Steering Committee Nominations extension

You have a few more days to enter your name for the IUG Steering Committee elections. Due to the holiday and a few other considerations, the deadline has been moved to midnight (EST), December 5. Please submit your nomination at https://www.surve...
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Proposal to amend IUG Bylaws

This is to notify you of a proposed change to the IUG Bylaws concerning the term length of the Secretary/Treasurer. This amendment was proposed by the Steering Committee Officers. During the IUG Officers meeting at ALA Annual 2018, Officers discus...
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Wrong stat group for SIP2 self-checks after Sierra 5.0 upgrade

FYI, I just discovered that after our upgrade to Sierra 5.0, the checkouts for our SIP2 self-checks are being counted in the wrong statistical category, the same category as the circ desk (group 0). I don't know if this had anything to do with the fa...
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IUG 2020 PROGRAM SUBMISSIONS DUE FRIDAY!

Hope everyone had a great weekend! IUG 2020 Program submissions are due soon! So, if you haven’t submitted yours, now is the time! The deadline for program submissions is now Dec 6, 2019! Don’t forget! Program presenters and poster sessio...
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Idea Lab: Last day for Pairwise voting

Hello Sierra users, Today is the final day for Pairwise voting in the Death to Popups Challenge and the voting is still very close. So if you haven't gone to the site yet to prioritize which of the 18 ideas matters most to you, there is still som...
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IUG Steering Committee Nominations due December 2

I know it's a short week for some of us, but don't forget about submitting your nomination for the 2020-2021 IUG Steering Committee! The deadline is midnight (EST), December 2. Please submit your nomination at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IUGno...


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