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 library [...]

2017-04-04T12:42:35+00:00 4 April 2017|Press|

Public Libraries – driving a new public governance model?

The criticism of the last 30 years of public management (the so called NPM, New Public Management model) is how it aimed to rationalise public services. Now, however, the idea of “New Public Governance” is on the rise. The belief is that, instead of control and so called ‘lean management’, staff employed in public [...]

2017-02-15T14:15:30+00:00 10 February 2017|Blog|

Internet of Things and the Internet of Relations (establishing community groups)

...Part of our series on Digital Trends for Libraries in 2016. Sven Totté, Director for Business Area Public Library, Axiell: “Everything connected” is driving a lot of development and looking at the forecasts we will have some 20-40 billion "things" connected by 2020 (up from 6 billion today). This will be of some convenience [...]

2016-12-02T11:51:47+00:00 30 November 2016|Uncategorized|

Digital Trends for Libraries: Big Data Going Personal

...Part of our series on Digital Trends for Libraries in 2016. Sven Totté, Director for Business Area Public Library, Axiell: Big Data will offer tremendous opportunities in very different areas like trimming marketing campaigns, better forecasts in all possible areas and smarter estimations of infrastructure needs. In all this we will see a higher [...]

2016-10-31T15:16:54+00:00 28 October 2016|Blog|

The Lab and the Life Long Learning Endeavour: Establishing Learning Environments

...Part of our series on Digital Trends for Libraries in 2016. Sven Totté, Director for Business Area Public Library, Axiell: Sometimes dreams come true. “Everyone” is able to construct anything computer based and reach out with their innovations to anyone in the world. And the software could come in many shapes. People build software programs [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:28+00:00 7 October 2016|Blog|

DIGITAL TRENDS FOR LIBRARIES 2016: THE FEUDAL DIGITAL WORLD AND SHARING FOR REAL

...Part of our series on Digital Trends for Libraries in 2016. Sven Totté, Director for Business Area Public Library, Axiell: The sharing of knowledge, experiences and skills is part of the glue that keeps societies together and a core principal of the library. The internet has been a liberating force in terms of sharing, but [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:28+00:00 9 September 2016|Blog|

Top 7 digital trends for libraries to follow in 2016

...The first in our series on Digital Trends for Libraries in 2016. Read more recent posts here. Sven Totté, Director for Business Area Public Library, Axiell: The world is constantly changing and adapting to new technologies. Understanding these digital trends and identifying tomorrow’s expectations is essential for libraries to plan and incorporate new solutions that evolve both [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 31 May 2016|Blog|

Axiell announces its digital-first Library Services Platform

It’s been a productive few months for us here at Axiell, we’ve made a number of announcements about our comprehensive Digital Library solutions, but we have one more still; and we’ve saved the biggest and best for last.... Say hello to Axiell Quria Quria is a cloud-based, digital-first Library Services Platform, designed to facilitate the [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 17 May 2016|News|

Adapting Libraries for the always-on generation

As social and cultural institutions, it is to be expected that libraries, as with most things, will constantly need to evolve to reflect the changing makeup of the society and communities that they serve.  But today, aside from the obvious, libraries are facing another great challenge – Technology. In the context of libraries, the threat [...]

2016-05-06T15:44:55+00:00 6 May 2016|Blog|

Axiell Launch Trend – Powerful Analytics for Library Management

We are pleased to announce the launch of an innovative new library analytics solution. Axiell Trend is a powerful analytics and reporting tool that turns ‘Big Data’ into simple, actionable insight for fast, evidence-based decision making. It is a core part of the Axiell Digital Library and delivers detailed insight through our open and secure [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:29+00:00 4 May 2016|News|