Author Archives: Mel Hunt

Libraries Australia outage on 18 October from 5.30pm-8.30pm

The Library will be conducting routine maintenance on IT systems on Saturday, 18 October from 5:30pm-8:30pm. All Library systems including Libraries Australia, Trove, the catalogue and the Library’s main website will not be available. A special note for Record Import more…

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Libraries Australia Administration unavailable from 8-8.30AM, Wednesday 20 August 2014

We wish to advise that the Libraries Australia Administration service will be unavailable Wednesday 20th August from 8AM – 8.30AM. This outage is required for system maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Kind regards Mel Hunt Mel more…

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New Libraries Australia Search – implemented changes update

There was a release this morning to the new Libraries Australia Search which included: A fix to correct the deselecting of a record when records have been selected from Saved Records, and then Compare Records has been launched. Please also more…

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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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