Librarians spend a lot of time with their library software; which is why we’ve combined advanced technology with a beautiful and innovative user interface, to give you the best possible experience.
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The Calendars Preference in Alexandria lets you set up your own calendars to mark closed days and period due days, and assign certain calendars to patron policies.
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When you as an Administrator first start using Alexandria, and as you continue to add operators, or users, you will assign each operator a Security Group that dictates what they can and can not do.
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New Feature: Browse (1:38)
Browse is a unique way to discover something new. Scroll through your library shelves by newest, highest rated, or genre — no keywords required. Genrefy your library without moving books around!
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Alexandria 7.19.2 Update (9:21)
Check out the new features heading your way, just in time for the new school year!
Learn about inventorying your library with our certified trainers as your guide.
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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.