Author Archives: Belinda Diehm

Libraries Australia: 2016 reflections and best wishes for a safe and happy festive season!!

Libraries Australia celebrated its 35th anniversary on 2 November 2016, and in this milestone year there continues to be a real focus on collaboration, participation and engagement as part of our national service. As we rapidly approach the end of a more...

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Save the date! Announcing the final webinars in The Summer Sessions

Dear Colleagues Libraries Australia: The Summer Sessions Practitioner Series announced! The Summer Sessions will close with two webinars presented by Terry Reese (Creator of MarcEdit, Head of Digital Initiatives, The Ohio State University Libraries). Aimed at data management practitioners, these more...

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Serial Solutions refresh on the ANBD

Libraries Australia have just completed a refresh of all Serials Solutions records and holdings supplied to us from ProQuest. All existing holdings and bibliographic records were deleted on Friday 9 December. The updated records and holdings from ProQuest were loaded more...

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Libraries Australia: The Summer Sessions - FREE webinars - registrations now open for sessions #3 and #4

Dear Colleagues Brought to you as part of your Libraries Australia subscription, The Summer Sessions are a wonderful opportunity for metadata and resource sharing professionals to keep abreast of developments in the global environment Over 250 people have collectively participated more...

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Libraries Australia Help Desk opening hours over Christmas/New Year 2016-17

The Libraries Australia Help Desk will operate during the following hours over the Christmas and New Year period: Monday, 19th December 9.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) Tuesday, 20th December 9.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) Wednesday, 21st December 9.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) Thursday, 22nd more...

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Limited Internet Service

Dear Colleagues, The National Library of Australia is currently experiencing a serious outage with its internet provider and is running through a secondary link. As a consequence, web pages will take longer to display and you may not be able more...

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Libraries Australia: The Summer Sessions - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Dear Colleagues Registrations to join our international keynote speaker at Libraries Australia: The Summer Sessions are now open! Ted Fons will deliver a presentation on improving the visibility of libraries on the web. Into the hands of the reader: improving more...

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Announcing the 2016 Libraries Australia Forum

Dear colleagues, The 2016 Libraries Australia Forum is ‘going virtual’. Over November-January we are hosting a series of free webinars for Libraries Australia members. Libraries Australia: The Summer Sessions will comprise keynote speakers (national and international) discussing library visibility on more...

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) service will be unavailable from 11.00am, Sunday 5 June - 2am, Monday 6 June (AEST)

Dear Colleagues, The Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) service will be unavailable from 11.00am, Sunday 5 June - 2am, Monday 6 June (AEST) due to technology upgrades. We apologise for any inconvenience. Regards, Belinda Belinda Diehm Libraries Australia Member Services more...

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Notice of Scheduled outage to deliver Libraries Australia Search Service improvement - Simultaneous Search of CJK - between 8.00AM and 1.00PM (AEST) on Tuesday, 7 June.

Dear Colleagues Libraries Australia will be implementing system improvements to the Libraries Australia Search Service between 8.00AM and 1.00PM (AEST) on Tuesday, 7 June. A significant improvement that will be delivered for our members will be simultaneous searching of Chinese, more...

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