Getting a Handle on Information Chaos: How to Keep Track of Files Are you struggling with information management and knowledge management in your company? Is it difficult to keep track of the various files spread across your network folders? It is time to get a handle on the chaos and make sure that practitioners can […]
Moving Your School Library System to the Cloud: Say Goodbye to Stress Are you tired of managing a physical library system? Are you looking for ways to reduce the stress of managing your library software? If so, moving your school library system to the cloud could be the answer you’ve been searching for. By hosting […]
Three Common Challenges Faced by School Librarians and How a Good Library System Can Help School librarians face a unique set of challenges in their job of managing the school library. Having a reliable school library system in place is one of the best ways to help them overcome these obstacles. In this blog post, […]
ISBNs vs. Barcodes: The Pros and Cons of Different Library Identification Systems When it comes to managing library collections, having an efficient identification system is essential for keeping track of resources and ensuring accurate record-keeping. But what is the best way to identify items in a library? Many libraries use both ISBNs or library barcodes […]
How to Streamline School Library Management with Easy-to-Use Software School libraries are essential to the success of every student, but managing them can be a daunting task for teachers and office staff who may not have the training of a professional librarian. Fortunately, school library software makes it easier than ever for educators to streamline […]
Explore open source library systems’ challenges and uncover budget-friendly alternatives for much more seamless library management.
The article discusses the benefits and challenges of implementing a cataloguing system in various industries, including libraries, museums, e-commerce, and manufacturing. A cataloguing system is a digital tool that helps organizations organize and track their assets, products, or collections. It can improve efficiency, accuracy, and accessibility of information, but it also requires careful planning, data management, and user training. The article provides some tips and best practices for selecting and implementing a cataloguing system, such as defining clear goals, involving stakeholders, using standardized metadata, and integrating with other systems. Overall, a cataloguing system can be a valuable investment for businesses and institutions that deal with large volumes of data and need to streamline their workflows.
Library Technology Trends are revolutionizing the way librarians work. With advancements in cloud-based library solutions, artificial intelligence, and digital resources, librarians are now able to provide a better user experience and stay ahead of the curve. In this blog post, we will explore seven Library Technology Trends that are transforming the way librarians work and how they are leveraging these innovations to create a modern library service for their users.
Single sign-on (SSO) provides a valuable solution for libraries looking to increase user access and security. It simplifies the login process for library users, helping to make services more accessible while providing library staff with better control over user access. Additionally, single sign-on, with user synchronisation, can reduce library staff time spent on managing user data. Furthermore, single sign-on enables better management information so library staff can keep informed about user behaviour and usage patterns. SSO may already be implemented in your organisation, or you may sign up to a library-specific provider. Using Bailey Solutions’ library software, users can seamlessly log in to your library system, access My Account features, and enjoy a more personalised experience.