Author Archives: Belinda Diehm

Resolved - Systems Issues affecting web cataloguing via Libraries Australia Search

Dear Colleagues, We are experiencing some system issues affecting web cataloguing via Libraries Australia Search. We are currently working to restore this service and will inform you as soon as web cataloguing has returned to normal.  Please note that cataloguing more...

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Libraries Australia Help Desk - Public Holidays

Dear Libraries Australia Members, The Libraries Australia Help Desk will be closed for the Family and Community Day public holiday (ACT only) on Monday 25th September 2017, and the Labour Day public holiday on Monday 2nd October 2017. If you more...

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RESOLVED - Scheduled maintenance of Libraries Australia services

Good morning colleagues, There are still disruptions to some Libraries Australia services following this morning’s scheduled maintenance. The Record Import Service (RIS), Record Export Service (RES) and Webcat have not yet been restored. Technical staff are working to resolve the more...

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Scheduled Libraries Australia Outage, 6 September 2017

Dear colleagues, Please be advised that all Libraries Australia services will be unavailable from approximately 8:00-9:00am AEST on Wednesday 6 September, due to planned system maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience. Regards, Amanda Magnussen Assistant Director, Data Sharing Strategy

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Virtual update and Q&A last Thursday 10 August - recording now available

Dear Colleagues, Thanks for joining us—virtually! Thank you to everyone who joined us for our virtual update and Q&A last Thursday 10 August. Altogether, over 150 Libraries Australia members participated. We were excited to provide our members with an update more...

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Libraries Australia Advisory Committee (LAAC) - summary of meeting held 21 June 2017

Dear Colleagues, The Libraries Australia Advisory Committee (LAAC) held a very productive meeting at the National Library on 21 June 2017. A summary of this meeting, with the key messages and issues discussed, is now available. The Libraries Australia team more...

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) Futures Group - expression of interest due 25 August

Dear Colleagues, Do you have a passion for resource sharing? Are you interested in shaping the future of Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD), our national resource sharing service? Libraries Australia is establishing a Libraries Australia Document Delivery Futures Group – more...

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Libraries Australia online presentation and Q&A session, 10 August 2017

Libraries Australia online presentation and Q&A To connect with more of our members across the country, Libraries Australia is trialling a new format to deliver our annual update to members ‘virtually’. This year, the Libraries Australia team will visit you in more...

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Linking up Australia and New Zealand: Trans-Tasman collaboration and the evolving resource sharing ecosystem - IFLA paper by Monika Szunejko (NLA) and Kaye Foran (NLNZ) now available

Dear Colleagues, Following my update to the Libraries Australia lists about LADD and resource sharing activities, you may be interested in this paper prepared by Kaye Foran (Collaborative Services Manager, National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa) more...

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An update on LADD and resource sharing activities

Dear Colleagues, There have been a number of changes in the international resource sharing landscape that also affect resource sharing in Australia. I would like to update Libraries Australia members about the activities and relationships delivered via the Libraries Australia more...

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