Integrated Library Systems & Databases

ILS and DB

It isn't a stretch to say that an ILS may be the most important software a library is likely to install. With all the choices out there between the different commercial and open source products as well as the widely different needs of the various types and sizes of libraries, this can quickly become a complex and stressful issue. And in addition, maximizing your efforts around databases becomes critical to the integrated online services you provide.

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Cloud Computing 101

 Webinar / Last Modified: 21 July 2014

Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on February 9, 2012 by Roy Tennant on cloud computing for libraries.

Creating a Web Presence for Every Library

 Webinar / Last Modified: 31 January 2014

Archive and associated resources for the April 14, 2011 webinar with Mike Teets and Willie Neumann on OCLC's Innovation Lab project, A Web Presence for Every Library.

The World of Cataloging

 Document / Last Modified: 14 January 2013

Links to basic cataloging resources, discussions on cataloging, and the most recent developments.

Joomla for Nonprofits

 Document / Last Modified: 23 March 2012

Is the popular open-source solution to create and edit website content for non-technical users right for you?

Computing Takes to the Cloud

 News / Last Modified: 21 March 2012

Take this tour of cloud computing to get familiar with the basics and some of the complexities.