Author Archives: Belinda Diehm

RESOLVED - System issues affecting the Record Import Service (RIS), Cataloguing Client and Web Cataloguing

Dear Colleagues, We are experiencing some system issues affecting the Record Import Service (RIS), Cataloguing Client and Web Cataloguing. We are working to resolve these issues and will inform you as soon as services are returned to normal. We apologise more...

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National Library scheduled outage - 5pm-6pm (AEST) today (23 June 2017)

Dear Colleagues, There will be an outage of National Library services at 5pm (AEST) today (23 June 2017), for approximately 1 hour. This will mean that all public services and websites will be unavailable during this time – including all more...

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REMINDER: Upgrade of Libraries Australia Services - Services Unavailable 6 - 7 May

Dear Colleagues, I am just posting a reminder that Libraries Australia is preparing to upgrade the CBS software that underlies the Australian National Bibliographic Database (ANBD) and many of the Libraries Australia services. The Production environment of CBS will be more...

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Upgrade of Libraries Australia Services - Services Unavailable 6 - 7 May

Dear Colleagues, Libraries Australia is ready to upgrade the CBS software that underlies the Australian National Bibliographic Database (ANBD) and many of the Libraries Australia services.  The benefits of the upgrade will include faster processing speeds for the database, contributing more...

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Scheduled upgrade of the CBS training environment - training databases unavailable 10-12 April

Dear Colleagues, Libraries Australia will be upgrading the CBS training environment between Monday, 10 April and Wednesday, 12 April. During this time, the Libraries Australia Search and Cataloguing Client training databases will be unavailable.  The Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) more...

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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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