Creating a mobile friendly library website

Research shows that 80% of council websites are now responsive, but that this rarely extends to the library sites. For those that use Axiell's Arena Discovery interface, there is the option to add a responsive design feature, which means that, whatever size screen the site is viewed on, it will automatically resize so that [...]

2017-08-03T12:20:54+00:00 23 September 2016|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|

86% of People Say Library Staff Positively Impact Their Visit

Axiell is pleased to announce that our full Service Catalogue is now available online. At Axiell, we believe that simple means better outcomes and that by providing simple access to the right resources, you will have more confident staff running your libraries more effectively. This in turn, means that you can deliver a better service [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:30+00:00 4 February 2016|Blog, News|