Author Archives: Sarah Schindeler

2010 Forum – powerpoints, podcasts & photos available now

For those that were unable to attend the 2010 Forum recently held in Canberra (and for anyone else for that matter), we have made powerpoints & podcasts of the presentations available on the 2010 Forum program page. A selection of more…

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Get finding aids, transcripts, lists & other documents indexed in Trove

Libraries Australia members can now take advantage of Trove’s powerful search features to better expose collection lists, finding aids and other uncatalogued or briefly catalogued material. Visit this page to find out more!  

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LADD – new RSS feed for members & suspensions directory

We are pleased to announce that the LADD members & suspensions directory now has a RSS feed. This RSS feed lists all changes that appear on the LADD members & suspensions directory, including when a site becomes suspended or unsuspended, more…

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2010 Forum feedback & blog

Thank you to all who attended the Forum on Wednesday. We hope you had an enjoyable time in Canberra. Thanks to all who completed evaluation forms after the event. If you were not able to do so, we would be more…

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Cataloguing – update applied to CBS system

We are pleased to announce a patch release of the configuration files was applied to our CBS system on October 16 2010. This patch contained MARC21 changes which included a change to the 440 field. As you are aware the more…

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2010 Forum – registrations close tomorrow

There is still time to register for the Libraries Australia Forum to be held on Wednesday 20 October 2010. However, registrations close this Wednesday 13 October. Read more about the stimulating range of speakers and topics from the 2010 Forum more…

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Library access conditions displaying in Trove

Trove has just begun displaying your library’s access conditions alongside holdings, and when users are choosing their libraries. This is a consequence of usability testing, which found that most people assumed that all libraries were open to the public. There more…

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Help Desk opening hours on 4 October 2010

The Help Desk will be open from 9am – 5pm AEST on Monday 4 October (ACT, NSW & SA’s Labour Day Public Holiday).

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Help Desk opening hours on 27 September 2010

The Help Desk will be open from 9am – 5pm AEST today, Monday 27 September (ACT’s Family & Community Day Public Holiday).

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Brief closure of Help Desk on 23 September 2010

The Libraries Australia Help Desk will be closed on Thursday 23 September, 9am – 10:30am AEST to allow staff to attend a photograph and morning tea in honour of Director-General Jan Fullerton’s retirement from the National Library.

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