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January 28, 2015

SirsiDynix and Bibliotheca Continue Strategic Plans to Benefit Joint Customer Base. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix and Bibliotheca, a leader in RFID and bar-code based self-service technology solutions, enhance their strategic partnership to expand future integration of the companies’ products resulting in an improved experience for library customers worldwide. Since 2012, SirsiDynix and Bibliotheca have been strategic technology and sales partners, maintaining close development initiatives to ensure both library product lines work seamlessly together. Recently, both companies have expanded their commitment to strengthen this partnership. The result is that the library market can expect to see further integration throughout the coming year to move libraries into the future and thin the lines between both patron and staff solutions.

January 26, 2015

SirsiDynix to speak about BLUEcloud Campus, EDS integration at ALA Midwinter 2015. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix has scheduled five BLUEcloud Campus presentations for ALA Midwinter 2015, where Rick Branham, SirsiDynix VP of Global Accounts & Academic Initiatives, and Carla Clark, BLUEcloud Campus Product Manager, will shed valuable light on the library service platform’s progress, including integration with EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS). The presentations will take place from Saturday, Jan. 31 to Monday, Feb. 2 and will last approximately one hour each.

January 12, 2015

Greater Victoria Public Library chooses Symphony, BLUEcloud products. SirsiDynix

Greater Victoria Public Library, a 10-branch system in Victoria, British Columbia, has signed a five-year agreement with SirsiDynix. GVPL selected Symphony as well as multiple BLUEcloud products, including SirsiDynix’s discovery tool, Enterprise; their mobile circulation app, MobileCirc; and administrative interface, Universal Admin. Each branch will also benefit from a variety of next-generation products from the BLUEcloud Suite, including BLUEcloud Cataloging and its flexible cataloging capabilities, as well as BLUEcloud Analytics and its powerful reporting tools.

January 7, 2015

ICV Partners Announces Acquisition of SirsiDynix. SirsiDynix

ICV Partners, a leading investment firm, announced today the acquisition of SirsiDynix, a leading provider of technology solutions to libraries around the world, from Vista Equity Partners.

November 25, 2014

SirsiDynix is recognized as a Wasatch Front Top Workplace. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix announced that it has been selected as one of The Wasatch Front Top Workplaces. This most recent recognition comes on the heels of a 2013 ranking by Glassdoor.com that placed SirsiDynix as the 7th best among the top 50 mid-sized companies in the country—and highest rated Utah company on that list—in overall employee satisfaction.

November 21, 2014

Buy It Now available for HIP and e-Library users. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix announced that Buy It Now is now available for all HIP and e-Library users. These users will now be able to buy books, movies, and more from outside retailers through their library’s website or OPAC. As part of SirsiDynix’s Community Funded Services, a portion of each Buy It Now purchase will be returned to the library, increasing revenue for libraries while providing increased buying options for patrons.

November 17, 2014

BLUEcloud Cataloging now available for SirsiDynix Customers. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix announced today that BLUEcloud Cataloging is now available. Designed to easily accommodate new media and technology, BLUEcloud Cataloging increases staff efficiency and expedites the process of enhancing bibliographic data.

November 10, 2014

OWL Consortium selects SirsiDynix Symphony, SaaS, and BLUEcloud products. SirsiDynix

The Organization of Watauga Libraries (OWL), a 10-member consortium in northeast Tennessee, has signed a seven-year agreement with SirsiDynix. In addition to choosing SirsiDynix Symphony and SirsiDynix SaaS hosting service, OWL has chosen a number of SirsiDynix BLUEcloud products, including Enterprise discovery tool, eResource Central (eRC) digital content management system, MobileCirc mobile application, and more.

October 1, 2014

SAPLN and SirsiDynix announce 77th live site. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix is pleased to announce that the final member of the South Australian Public Library Network is prepared to go live with SirsiDynix Symphony. Yankalilla will mark the 77th SAPLN site to go live since the consortium’s Symphony implementation began in 2012. With a complete Symphony integration— and with some sites running on two databases or through multiple branches—SAPLN will include circulation materials from 80 databases, 159 sites, and over four million items.

September 11, 2014

Paul Sybrowsky, Co-Founder of Dynix, Inc., Dies at Age 70. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix acknowledges the passing of Paul K. Sybrowsky, co-founder of Dynix, Inc., on Sept. 10, 2014, after battling prolonged illness. Although Paul was known for his undeniable business sense, he will be remember even more as a loving father, husband, and friend.

Introducing the I Love My Library Card: Dual-use Library/Debit Card. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix announced the launch of the "I Love My Library" card, a fully functional library card that doubles as a Visa debit card. Designed to benefit both libraries and their patrons, the ground-breaking card was created by SirsiDynix in partnership with Visa and Card Limited. Illinois' Lansing Public Library and Mississippi's Lamar County Library System launched the card on Aug. 15, with Maryland's Frederick County Public Libraries most recently launching the card on Sept. 5.

August 17, 2014

SirsiDynix to launch New Series of Webinars and Website Content on Industry Resources. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix is launching a new series of webinars, blog posts, and downloadable content to address topics surrounding the value, visibility, and usage of libraries. Topics will also include current software trends, library stereotypes, and the skills needed to stay current as technology influences the way people interact with information and information professionals. The new webinars and website content will bring together some of the industry’s top thought-leaders and valuable resources for any library, regardless of type or software.

August 11, 2014

SirsiDynix reaches eResource Central agreement with Wheelers. SirsiDynix

Wheelers and SirsiDynix are working together to bring thousands of eBooks directly to your library’s catalog. Wheelers is one of New Zealand’s largest online book suppliers to schools and public libraries and has supplied library services to users across the South Pacific for 40 years. The integration will allow users to search for and download Wheelers’ eBook titles through their library’s catalog with the click of a button, streamlining the eResource delivery process.

August 7, 2014

SirsiDynix to partner Total BooX with eResource Central. SirsiDynix

Total BooX and SirsiDynix announce a collaboration to bring a wide selection of eBooks directly to your library’s catalog. Total BooX is an innovative company that houses thousands of quality eBooks from publishers such as Workman, Sourcebooks, O’Reilly Media, and more. Its partnership with eResource Central will allow users in participating libraries to discover and access Total BooX’ titles through their library’s catalog with the click of a button.

August 6, 2014

SirsiDynix announces eResource Central agreement with Mackin. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix and Mackin Education Resources are working together to bring audiobooks, video resources, and nearly 300,000 eBooks to the eResource Centra ecosystem. Mackin has provided library and classroom services for grades PK-12 for over 30 years; its collections will extend the breadth of offerings available through eRC to school libraries. The partnership between Mackin and eRC will allow school libraries to update their local title metadata with the click of a button and will let students download, preview, and see available eResources all from the library catalog.

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