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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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Idea Lab: Challenge Updates

Hello Sierra users, Only a week remains to submit ideas to the Crisis Management Challenge and so far only a dozen ideas have been submitted. I'm sure there are many more ideas out there for ways to improve how the ILS can adapt to an emergency s...
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April Idea Lab Challenges for Sierra & Polaris : Crisis Management

Hello Sierra users, On behalf of IUG and Innovative I'm happy to announce the next timed challenge for the Idea Lab will be launching Thursday.  The following is reposted from III's blog. Crisis Management Large-scale, long-term closures and r...
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Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL) 2020 postponed until May 2021

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL) is postponing its 2020 conference until May 2021. The conference will still be held at The University of Akron and will retain the same pro...
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Associate Dean for Content and Digital Initiatives - University of Arkansas Position Vacancy

Please excuse any cross-postings of this ad for the position soon to be available in the University of Arkansas Libraries. Associate Dean for Content and Digital Initiatives Reporting to the Dean of Libraries as a member of the as Universi...
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Associate Dean for Research and Learning - University of Arkansas Position Vacancy

Please excuse any cross-postings of this ad for the position soon to be available in the University of Arkansas Libraries. Associate Dean for Research and Learning Reporting to the Dean of Libraries and as a member as University of Arkansa...
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Resources to Close Physical Locations

Just a friendly reminder: Innovative will host three webinars to walk through key actions for closing physical locations or suspending operations. There will be time for questions and answers with the presenters. Please register for the session th...
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WILIUG Spring Conference Cancelled

Hi everyone, Today the WILIUG Steering Committee met and made the difficult decision to cancel the Spring Conference scheduled for May 28-29, 2020. Given the situation we are all living in right now, with the uncertainty of the next several months, ...
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Working from home – Tips and advice from friends and colleagues

It has been a week or so since most libraries started closing their doors due to COVID-19. Nonetheless, most of us are now working from home. The IUG Steering Committee wanted to gather some collective wisdom from friends and colleagues experienced i...
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If you had to close all your locations temporarily...

I've been asked to prepare for closing our libraries due to COVID-19 -- what I'd have to adjust in Sierra. So all locations, not just one location temporarily (as described in https://csdirect.iii.com/documentation/tempclose.php and https://listserv....
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Extending Hold Pick-Up Date

Hi all, Does anyone have an easy procedure for extending hold pick up dates using rapid update or global update? I am stumped. Thanks! --Brittany beversberg@jmrl.org derek.brown@rhpl.org...
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Statement of Checked-Out Items Notice - COVID-19

Hello everyone, Though nothing has been announced or decided in our state re: COVID emergency, we're preparing various responses to make sure we're keeping up. I just got the Statement of Checked-Out Items Notice working, but the default template i...
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Idea Lab: Expiring Ideas

Hello Sierra users, I hope everyone is doing well under the present circumstances. If you're anything like us, you've been spending the last week extending due dates and staring at the days closed table and may need a break for just a few minutes...
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IUG 2020 Conference Canceled

Dear Colleagues: In light of recent events regarding COVID-19, The Steering Committee has made the decision to cancel the IUG 2020 conference scheduled for next month, April 15th – 18th, in Minneapolis. Your safety and the safety of all attende...
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Collection Age

How can I find out the age of our collection? k.lassiter@wingate.edu derek.brown@rhpl.org...
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WILIUG Call for Nominations for Steering Committee

At the WILIUG Spring Conference in May we will be electing members to the Steering Committee for the 2020-2021 year. Nominations are now open for the following positions: Chair-Elect: 3 year term, one year as Chair-Elect, one year as Chair, one year...
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The IUG 2020 conference will take place as planned in Minneapolis, Minnesota | April 15th – 18th

I wanted to provide an update in light of the evolving news related to COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). According to the CDC, “For the majority of people, the immediate risk of being exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19 is thought to be low. The...
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Still time to register a Birds of Feather event............

Hi All! Don't forget, submit Birds of a Feather (BOF) session for IUG 2020 in Minneapolis. Birds of a Feather sessions are a way to carve out a time to get together with like-minded people and draw on the expertise of your colleagues from around t...
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Still time to register for Birds of Feather events.....

Hi All! Don't forget, submit Birds of a Feather (BOF) session for IUG 2020 in Minneapolis. Birds of a Feather sessions are a way to carve out a time to get together with like-minded people and draw on the expertise of your colleagues from around t...
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Remote access on new hosted servers?

My library yesterday was migrated to the new hosted server environment that Innovative has put in place. The owners of these servers have much more stringent security measures and it is impossible to access Millennium unless your IP address has been...
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Have you registered for IUG 2020 yet?

More reasons to join us at IUG 2020: * You will miss some great sessions if you don’t come! No repeat sessions; so be sure and stay to the very end! * You won’t get to explore Minneapolis and all the great places to eat near the hotel...


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