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Are you considering Alexandria? Go on a guided video tour to see what capabilities and options await your school or organization.
Get acquainted with Alexandria and learn how to do some basic functions with this collection of 1-3 minute videos!
Bolster your knowledge of various Librarian modules, including Circulation, Preferences, and more.
Learn how to use Researcher's search interfaces, filter results, share lists, and more.
Need help that's more in-depth? Take a look at our workshop videos hosted by certified trainers. From running reports to doing inventory, they've got you covered.
Learn about inventorying your library with our certified trainers as your guide (v7 only).
Please take a few minutes to let us know what you thought about the workshop. Take the survey!
Search and Patrons Interface (54:17)
Learn how to get the most out of Patron Status, Search, Scout, and other patron tools, with our certified trainers as your guide.
Please take a few minutes to let us know your thoughts about the workshop.
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Bulletins, Maps, and Slideshow Workshop (54:22)
Learn how to get the most out of Bulletins, Maps, and Slideshow with our certified trainers as your guide.
Afterwards, please take a few minutes to let us know your thoughts about the workshop.
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The Expert Guide to Managing Your Patrons (1:04:25)
In this workshop, we'll be taking a closer look at Patron Management and some of its related preferences and settings,
like Reports, Utilities, Preferences, and more. Afterwards, please take a minute to let us know your thoughts about the workshop.
Your Items and the Tools to Manage Them (1:13:33)
In this workshop, we'll show you how to maintain a clean catalog using some often overlooked and underutilized tools in Items Management, so your patrons can find what they're looking for. Learn how to use the Genre fields to optimize Search results, create consistent datasets for cataloging series, configure your catalog classification system, and more!
End-of-Year Procedures (32:54)
It's time to close up your library for the summer! For our last workshop of the school year, we take a closer look at the theory and methods of end-of-year procedures. Learn how to prepare your collection for inventory, run end-of-year reports, permanently remove lost and discarded items, clean up your patron policies, back up your data, and more.
Switch to 7: What You Need To Know (40:07)
Are you thinking about upgrading to Alexandria v7? See what exciting features v7 has to offer and get up to speed on what you need to know before making the switch.
Researcher Enhancements (56:21)
Learn how to better use new features like reservations, Browse, and "begins with" search. Afterwards, please fill out the survey to give us your thoughts on the workshop.
Unexpected School Closure "Emergency" Procedures (4:51)
Learn how to prepare your library for an unexpected closure (adjusting calendars, sending messages, and adding Explore buttons).