Author Archives: Mel Hunt

New Libraries Australia Search – implemented changes update

The following changes to the new Libraries Australia Search were released on Thursday morning: • Adding the sort order for saved records by date saved (i.e. latest saved first) to the new sort options available for Saved Records • Correctly more…

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Are you frustrated by eBook records replacing your hard copy records in Libraries Australia?

Are you frustrated by eBook records replacing your hard copy records in Libraries Australia? Want to know how this happens and how we can prevent it? Please read on … Recently we became aware that e-book records are sometimes replacing more…

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New Libraries Australia Search – implemented changes update

Dear Colleagues A release was implemented this morning to resolve the following issues with new Libraries Australia Search: * The header and footer of the Add Record and Edit Holdings screens are now displaying correctly * Access to the external database CISTI more…

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Stage 2 of the Libraries Australia Search release – update

Dear Colleagues The second stage of the release of the new Libraries Australia Search has been implemented and this is now operational. This stage of the release included the production release of: * the new LA Search user Interface * an update more…

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Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment Update

Redevelopment of the Libraries Australia Search Service is now nearing completion. Since you saw the Alpha 0.2 version, the remaining functionality has been added to the user interface, modifications made to the Record Export Service and Products systems to integrate more…

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LADD training database unavailability 13 May

The LADD training database will be unavailable on Tuesday 13 May 2014 due to routine maintenance. It is anticipated that the LADD training database will be available again on Wednesday 14 May. Kind regards Mel Mel Hunt | Libraries Australia more…

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Libraries Australia Help Desk Opening Hours over Easter

The Libraries Australia Help Desk will be closed from Friday 18th April and will reopen on Tuesday 22nd April. We wish everyone a safe and happy Easter break. Kind regards Mel Mel Hunt | Libraries Australia Member Services | National more…

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Recovery of ISO messages on the LADD gateway

We are pleased to advise you that  through working with system vendors, we have completed the process of identifying the ISO messages that were affected by a gateway glitch between 17th and 24thMarch and the appropriate actions have been taken more…

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Recovery of ISO messages not being processed by the LADD gateway

We would like to advise you that after the LADD gateway issue was rectified yesterday afternoon, our LADD team immediately commenced working with some libraries and system vendors on recovering the ISO messages that were not processed by the gateway more…

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LADD service is resumed

The LADD service is resumed after successfully applying a new patch to fix an issue related to the LADD gateway. Thank you for your cooperation. Please contact the Libraries Australia Helpdesk if you experience any problems with your ILL requests. more…

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