About Sean Meagher

Sean is Marketing Manager, UK for Axiell.

NEW consultancy: Get more from your Arena

You might be aware that we’ve run a few customer events this year; either because you attended one of them or because you’ve read previous blog posts on the subject. Now that we’ve had time to reflect on the feedback that we have had from these events, one thing that has become clear is [...]

2017-11-30T15:04:58+00:00 30 November 2017|Support|

5 reasons why your library should offer online reading groups

Reading groups offered by libraries play an incredibly important role in supporting the library’s mission to improve reading and literacy.  A recent blog post by the Libraries Taskforce serves to highlight just how important they are.   Based on research that was supported by the SCL and The Reading Agency, the authors of the [...]

2017-08-15T11:36:29+00:00 10 August 2017|Blog|

Axiell User Conference 2018

Axiell European User Conference: Save the date for #AxiellEU2018 We’re pleased to announce the dates for the Axiell European User Conference 2018, taking place at the University of Glasgow. Last year, we welcomed over 300 Axiell users over 3 days designed to help our customers get the most out of their systems and get the information they [...]

2017-07-18T11:01:24+00:00 12 July 2017|Uncategorized|

The role of technology in creating sustainable, community-centric library services

Ben Sullivan from Axiell explores how, in the face of economic challenges, today’s libraries can use technology to expand the delivery of library services to the community and make the most of volunteer resources.   The Government’s Libraries Taskforce document, Libraries Deliver, highlights how more than half of the UK population has a current library [...]

2017-06-08T12:18:38+00:00 8 June 2017|Blog|

A review of UK libraries in 2017

New research from Axiell UK highlights staffing, funding and technology as key challenges, and also suggests key areas for libraries to focus on in order to build sustainable and community-centric services. The survey of 150 UK-based library professionals, presented in the new report, "A review of UK libraries in 2017: A guide for delivering [...]

2017-04-20T12:33:59+00:00 20 April 2017|Uncategorized|

Drammen Public Library selects Axiell’s digital-first Library Services Platform

Axiell, the leading vendor to libraries in Europe, today announces that Drammen Public Library in Norway has selected Axiell Quria, a cloud-based, digital-first Library Services Platform. Through the cooperation with Axiell to pilot and implement Axiell Quria, Drammen will start its digital transformation and become one of the most modern libraries in Europe. The [...]

2017-08-03T12:23:48+00:00 4 April 2017|Press|

Creating a sustainable public library through technology

Public libraries are an enduring part of our culture and remain a foundation for learning, social inclusion, equality and democracy. But with budget pressures and competition from the internet as an alternative source of information, sustainability has become a key area for libraries to focus on in 2017. Indeed, in Arts Council England’s report, [...]

2017-08-03T11:49:55+00:00 7 March 2017|Blog|

Free Webinar, with Marshall Breeding

We would like to invite you to join us at a free Webinar, with special guest presenter Marshall Breeding, creator of Library Technology Guides and libraries.org. What you can expect: Marshall has recently conducted an international study of library systems currently in use. The study is an objective look at the user experience of different library systems used around the [...]

2017-02-17T08:25:28+00:00 17 February 2017|Blog, News|