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C&I488 Sirsi2final

  1. 1. SIRSI DYNIX SYMPHONY The library automation system we need.
  2. 2. Cataloging SirsiDynix StaffWeb has cataloging abilities that support library staff in maintaining:  Title and copy records  Add or maintain title, copy, and MARC record information for a title  Allows for cataloging reports for lost or missing reports, reading programs, and shelf lists  Holdings display include jacket cover, table of contents, and author information
  3. 3. Cataloging  Enterprise Portal Solutions(EPS) rooms are  single interfaced portal designed to combined high quality information, resources, and services includeing books, rss feeds, and virtual references to the patron.  EPS rooms can be designed by the staff on a specific subject relevant to the library.
  4. 4. Circulation SirsiDynix PocketCirc is a wireless handheld device that allows library staff to:  Conduct daily circulation QuickTime™ and a procedures decompressor are needed to see this picture.  Inventory projects both online and offline  All without having to be at a desktop workstation
  5. 5. Circulation SirsiDynix StaffWeb has circulation abilities to support library staff in:  Checking copies in and out  Screening the status of copies  Placing holds  Maintaining and screening patron accounts  Adding short title records  Allows for the following circulation reports: copies on loan, copies on hold, copy status, copies in transit, fine list, and overdue list
  6. 6. Reports  Highly effective decision making tools  The ability to customize the reports to fit our needs  The program comes with more than 600 standard reports and utilities.
  7. 7. Report Capabilities  Collection analyses  Determine if the library holdings support the curriculum of the school  Periodically determine the age of the collection  Serials collection evaluation  Acquisitions budget  Determine at any point in time the state of the budget  Circulation  Determine usage of the collection, including overall numbers and statistics for particular subject areas
  8. 8. http://www.sirsidynix.com/Solutions/Products/integratedsystems.php
  9. 9. Patrons SirsiDynix Symphony with the assistance of the PocketCirc benefits out patrons by:  Allowing new users to be registered on the spot  Continue helping patrons when network problems or power outages occur -- Circulation tasks can be completed in offline mode and uploaded at a later time  Allows patrons to be assisted in finding materials and then receive on-the-spot checkout
  10. 10. Patrons  IBistro a windows interface allowing patrons to access the library catalog from a remote access.  ILS (Integrated Library System)  patrons can use their local library card and check out holdings from a collaborating library as well as return that holding at other supporting libraries.  "Books by Mail" a feature allowing the patron to request holdings be sent to their home or office. .
  11. 11. Patrons
  12. 12. Montana Shared Catalog  A consortia that uses a SirsiDynix system  Web based  More than 80 libraries in Montana participate  Publiclibraries  School libraries  Academic libraries  Medical libraries  Special libraries  Click here for an example of the MSC
  13. 13. Other Notable Features: ChiliFresh ChiliFresh Review Engine: a complete social network embedded directly in a library's catalog  Embed patron-written book reviews directly into catalog records  Incorporate a number of social networking features such as: profiles, content lists, chat and messaging options, and forums for book discussions  Users will utilize these features from The Bookshelf and will be able to gather and make reviews on favorite works  Recommendations and suggestions from friends and other users with related interests can be accessed from The Bookshelf
  14. 14. Other Notable Features: InfOhio (SchoolRooms)  The statewide library network in Ohio, INFOhio, and SirsiDynix launched a new learning site with an assortment of resources  All of these resources are available from one single portal  SchoolRooms has 70 rooms full of educational material where students can find information on almost any topic they are looking for  Teachers, students, and even parents have access to these rooms  Every INFOhio automated school has access to this portal
  15. 15. References Abram, S. (2009, February 23). Measuring libraries. Stephen's Lighthouse [Blog]. Retrieved July 2, 2009 from http://stephenslighthouse.sirsidynix.com/archives/2009/02/measuring_libra.html Hadro, J. (2009, January). SirsiDynix Adds Chilifresh Engine. Library Journal, 2009 (issue 1). Retrieved June 30, 2009, from http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6625166.html Hadro, J. (2008, October 15). Director's station for usage stats. Library Journal. Retrieved July 2, 2009, from http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6602837.html?industryid=47125 Hadro, J. (2008, November 1). Updates emerge from SirsiDynix. Library Journal. Retrieved July 2, 2009 from http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6606474.html?industryid=47125 SirsiDynix. (2007, June 23). SirsiDynix introduces SirsiDynix Symphony as new integrated library system. Retrieved July 2, 2009, from Library Technology Guides: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displayarticle.pl?RC=12619 SirsiDynix (2008, December 2). SirsiDynix StaffWeb brochure. Retrieved July 6, 2009, from www.sirsidynix.com/Resources/Pdfs/Solutions/Products/StaffWeb.pdf
  16. 16. References CCAC Library. (Producer). (2008, September 29) Library Catalog-Requesting Items. Podcast retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3zCQSulsS0