Libraries at the heart of communities

With the chaos of the world around us, it’s become increasingly important for societies to have a safe place where people can gather. The need for connectedness has become even more vital in this era of social media, where people may be connecting 24-7 through Tweets and posts but also report feeling more alone than … Continued

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collectionHQ Adds Alaska Library Catalog and Cuyahoga County Public Library

GLASGOW, Scotland, November 21, 2018 – collectionHQ, the world’s leading collection performance improvement solution, welcomes two major new customers, the Alaska Library Catalog and Cuyahoga County Public Library in Ohio, adding to its growing roster of clients worldwide.

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Insight Newsletter

Insight November 2018

This edition of Insight features analysis of the latest industry trends, a case study from the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library, an interview with Andrea Ellison at Leeds Library and Information Service, and much more.

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Top Charts from Lois – September 2018

Being a busy librarian means it can be difficult to stay on top of the latest hot titles – let alone find time to sit down with my favourite book. However, today I will be checking out one of these top Adult Fiction titles from collectionHQ’s Discovery to celebrate “Read A Book Day”. Which one … Continued


Enter the Volunteers

As less public spending is being devoted to support libraries, more communities are creatively finding ways to keep them open. Enter the volunteers. Faced with the prospect of seeing their library close, more people are offering to pitch in at their local branch. This trend is most prevalent in the United Kingdom, where 500 of … Continued