Welcome to Alexandria
Welcome, welcome! We're happy to be joining you in the important task of running your library.
To get started, you can either go through our guided orientation, or simply look through all of the resources here!
Getting Started Guide for Librarians
Learn how to set up and customize Alexandria for your library's individual needs.
Self-Hosted Guide for Admins
Read information on installation and backups if you're an admin or IT specialist for a self-hosted library.
Basic Training Guide
Get into the groove of using Alexandria by learning how to do the essentials.
Part of understanding how Alexandria works is understanding our terminology. Here are a few terms you should know:
- Data Station. The server that stores your Alexandria catalog database.
- Librarian. A suite of interfaces your librarians and operators use to navigate and manage Alexandria.
- Researcher. A suite of interfaces your patrons use to search your collection.
Icons & Images
Explore Builder icons to enhance your visual searches.
Download our monthly posters to decorate your library.
Infographics & PDFs
Tips to help you navigate your circulation software.
Files to use with add-ons like Capstone.