Axiell EU User Conference Agenda for Public Libraries

Welcome to the Axiell European User Conference 09:30 AM - 09:45 AM, Kelvin Building - LT 257   Axiell's Future Plans & Vision 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM, Kelvin Building - LT 257 A summary of Axiell's future plans and vision, Ben will give insight into how the company plans to move forward into next [...]

2018-05-02T09:35:45+00:00 1 May 2018|Blog, News|

Public Libraries: A Bridge to Creativity and Expression

As the social divide widens, libraries are the bridge to culture, creativity & expression that our communities need Research shows that people from working-class and minority backgrounds are hugely under-represented within arts and culture in the UK. Yet, with a strategic place at the heart of our communities and with a workforce dedicated to [...]

2018-05-01T16:28:09+00:00 1 May 2018|Blog|

7 Ways Cultural Partnerships Can Help Your Library Thrive

How integrating culture can lead to funding opportunities and drive innovation for libraries Forming partnerships with like-minded services and organisations is helping some libraries deal with declining funding and visitors in a completely innovative way. This is helping them deliver their core mission and engage their communities better than ever before. 1) Utilising libraries’ [...]

2018-05-01T14:57:21+00:00 10 April 2018|Blog|

Update your systems for GDPR

As the date for the introduction of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) draws ever closer, we are on the cusp of sweeping changes to data protection and privacy that will force organisations to seriously scrutinise their processes for collecting and managing personal data. In preparation for these changes we have implemented [...]

2018-05-01T15:40:29+00:00 27 February 2018|Blog, Support|

Is Your Library Ready for GDPR?

With less than a month remaining until the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes law, plans and preparations should now have made way for actions and procedures. Yet feedback during the Axiell Gangs told us that many public libraries still feel unprepared. Therefore we have put together this blog to give you [...]

2018-05-01T16:49:17+00:00 30 January 2018|Blog|

Bold and Modern Arena Design Upgrade Now Available

Modernise your library's online presence with the latest design upgrade for Axiell Arena. Bring your library website in line with other leading cultural institutions and create a web presence that will highlight to your users the modern face of the public library. We are pleased to share with you two examples of recent Arena [...]

2017-12-19T16:15:58+00:00 19 December 2017|Blog, News|

Participate in the 2017 International Library Automation Perceptions Survey

Library Technology expert Marshall Breeding is again collecting responses for his annual survey on Library Automation and has asked for your participation: "Please respond to this year's International Library Automation Survey conducted through Library Technology Guides. The survey measures the levels of satisfaction that libraries have in their strategic technology products and their perceptions [...]

2017-12-12T13:20:16+00:00 12 December 2017|Blog|

Understanding APIs: 4 key facts

As Ian Anstice's recent guest blog discussed, libraries are part of an ever more connected world, providing an integral link in the web of our communities. Yet, with the growing domination of tech giants such as Google, libraries don't have the monopoly on knowledge they once had. But among the threats posed by technology, [...]

2017-12-12T12:33:10+00:00 8 December 2017|Blog|