Author Archives: Mel Hunt

Interuption of LADD services for software upgrade – 14 to 18 March 2014

Libraries Australia Document Delivery will be upgrading the VDX gateway to version 6.0.1 during the upcoming weekend. Our projected schedule is as follows: LADD system will shut down at about 4pm ADST on Friday 14 March. No ILL activity will more…

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What members said about LASR Alpha V 0.2

From the 23 Oct to 6 Nov 2013 the final alpha version (0.2) of the Libraries Australia search interface was available for review. Feedback was received from: 7 state libraries 3 university libraries 1 provider of library services 2 unidentifiable more…

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Help Desk opening hours over Christmas/New Year

The Libraries Australia Help Desk will operate during the following hours over the Christmas and New Year period: Monday 23rd December 9.00am – 5.00pm (AEST) Tuesday 24th December 9.00am – 12.30pm (AEST) Wednesday 25th December Closed Thursday 26th December Closed Friday 27th December Closed Monday more…

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Feedback on Libraries Australia Search Alpha v0.2 has now closed

Thanks for your Feedback Feedback on the Libraries Australia Search Alpha version 0.2 has now closed. Thanks for your help improving Libraries Australia Search!

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Version 0.2 of the new Libraries Australia Search interface

An alpha version 0.2 of the new Libraries Australia Search (LA Search Alpha) is now available for Libraries Australia users to try out and provide feedback. Alpha version 0.1 was released to members during May and June. The functionality was more…

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2013 Libraries Australia Forum

The 2013 Libraries Australia Forum will be held at the University of Melbourne on Thursday 31 October 2013. The theme of this year’s Forum is ‘What it means to be in the cloud’. The forum program includes the following keynote more…

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A message for our valued LADD Customers

Thank you for continuing to use Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD)  -  Australia’s largest interlibrary loan and document delivery service. We hope that your library continues to benefit from this service to search the ANBD, Te Puna and Infotrieve to more…

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Libraries Australia services now available

We are pleased to advise that all Libraries Australia services are now fully operational after this morning’s scheduled outage (6AM – 9.30AM). Please  contact our Help Desk via the form at http://www.nla.gov.au/librariesaustralia/contact/ or on 1800 026 155 if you have more…

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Libraries Australia services unavailable from 6-9.30am, 7 August 2013

We wish to advise that Libraries Australia services will be unavailable Wednesday 7th August from between 6AM – 9.30AM. This outage includes Libraries Australia Search, the Record Import Service (RIS), Record Export Service (RES), Products and Administration services along with more…

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Libraries Australia Newsletter – July

The latest edition of the Libraries Australia Newsletter is now available to read from the website. Topics include the Libraries Australia Forum 2013, a farewell to Rob Walls and Debbie Campbell, the Alpha Release of Libraries Australia Search, Libraries Australia Product more…

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