Calendar

LMxAC – 2019 Training Sessions

Sep
24
Tue
WorkFlows Circulation for New Staff @ LMxAC - Remote
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Get the basic training for working with circulation records.  Learn about all the circulation wizards and how they’re used in LMxAC libraries.  Learn how to register patrons and all there is to know about working with patron records, borrowing procedures and rules for specific user profiles, working with fines, bills, missing and lost items, the ins and outs of holds, and other details that will get you on square footing at the circ desk.
Sep
26
Thu
Ask the Graphic Designer @ LMxAC - Remote
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Are you looking for the perfect picture to go with that FB post? Wondering why your image isn’t displaying properly? In this webinar we’ll share sites for getting royalty-free images, quick tips for formatting images, including how Facebook chooses images for shared links.

Oct
1
Tue
BLUECloud Analytics @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Get big data without big effort! Introducing BLUECloud Analytics, a new reporting tool that brings enterprise-class reporting to your library. This webinar will give library directors and staff an introduction to BLUECloud Analytics and take the participants through the basics of using BLUECloud Analytics, including navigation & preference settings, basic circulation, item, and user reports, customizing reports to fit your needs, and emailing and exporting reports to Excel.

Oct
4
Fri
Inbox Zero @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Inbox Zero – Take Control of Your Inbox (30 mins.)

Is your inbox overflowing with spam, listserv messages, and a hundred other emails you haven’t had a chance to respond to? If so then this webinar is for you! In it, we’ll look at strategies for managing the mountain of email you get each day. There will be a focus on email clients (e.g., Outlook and Thunderbird) but many tips will be applicable to web-based email as well.

Oct
9
Wed
Hoopla – Reports for your Library @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Are you interested in detailed hoopla usage for your library? Want to see more than just how much was spent each month on the service? In this webinar, we’ll look at the detailed reporting options available, including new & unique patrons, patron finder, and more in-depth circulation reports.

Oct
10
Thu
Tech Services for New Staff @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Get the basic training for working with bibliographic and item records.  Learn about copy-cataloging and the different sources for records when the one you need isn’t already in our system.  Gain an understanding of how we add your vendor-supplied on-order records, and what you need to do to get them to us, and to convert them when your order arrives for processing.  Best practices for searching the database, Use of the SubfieldZ for volume additions, prepping ILLs and more.
Oct
16
Wed
The Enterprise Catalog @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Are you getting the most out of your Enterprise catalog searches? In this webinar we’ll go over basic searching, searching by a specific field, narrowing results using facets, and more!

Oct
22
Tue
Troubleshooting Tips @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Has Workflows suddenly lost connection and you’re not sure what to do? Has SAM gone down and you’re wondering who to contact? In this brief discussion, we’ll look at some basic troubleshooting steps you can take to get back up and running for this and other common issues, and who to contact for help if a system is down.

Oct
24
Thu
Manage Hold Shelf Wizard @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Get a quick tutorial on the new Manage Holds Shelf wizard, which allows libraries to more easily see and process the holds that are currently on the hold shelf.  No more relying on reports and lists, just pull up the wizard and get to work.

 

Oct
30
Wed
WorkFlows Circulation for New Staff @ LMxAC - Remote
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Get the basic training for working with circulation records.  Learn about all the circulation wizards and how they’re used in LMxAC libraries.  Learn how to register patrons and all there is to know about working with patron records, borrowing procedures and rules for specific user profiles, working with fines, bills, missing and lost items, the ins and outs of holds, and other details that will get you on square footing at the circ desk.