Axiell extends presence of digital-first Library Services Platform to Germany

Public Library Mediathek Lahr chooses Axiell Quria and Arena Lund, Sweden, April 3rd 2018 – Axiell, the leading vendor to cultural institutions in Europe, today announces that Mediathek Lahr will be the first public library service in Germany to use its new cloud-based, digital-first platform, Axiell Quria. The customer, which currently uses the BIBDIA LMS, [...]

2018-04-09T12:24:36+00:00 9 April 2018|Press|

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|

6 Ways to Supercharge Your Arena Site

Just as it important that you have friendly and helpful face to face interactions with your users, so it is important that the experience your users have when interacting with the library online is a positive one. Yet, when it comes to the digital world, the goalposts are always shifting. Things that were merely [...]

2017-09-29T10:30:24+00:00 12 September 2017|Blog|

Responsive Design for Library Websites

The world has truly gone mobile, with more people now accessing the internet on phones or tablets than on desktops or laptops, especially younger people. But what does this mean for your library’s website? Put simply, it means that in order to provide the best user experience possible for your patrons, your online portal must [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 14 June 2016|Blog, News|

Research critical of Public Library websites… but there is hope!

Research by SOCITM is critical of the integration between online library services and councils’ main websites. Yet five out of the seven councils praised for the quality of their online experience used Axiell Arena, so let's take a look at how you can improve your library’s online presence. The online presence of an organisation is increasingly important [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 12 May 2016|Blog|

Announcing Axiell Arena 3.1 Update

We are pleased to announce the release of Axiell Arena 3.1, the latest upgrade to our library discovery tool. As part of the Axiell Digital Library, Arena 3.1 is much more than just a catalogue discovery tool. Patrons can renew loans or search the catalogue, and a content management system (CMS) allows library staff to communicate [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 25 April 2016|Blog, News|