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SpringyCamp 2022: Recordings Now Live!

This year’s SpringyCamp was a hit! From our lineup of amazing presenters to attendees’ questions and discussions in the Lounge, we had a blast hearing from so many of you. Conferences are all about sharing ideas, finding inspiration, and connecting with professionals in the field. SpringyCamp achieved all of those things with flying colors! Over the past two weeks, we’ve hosted 11 presentations on topics ranging from programming to web design. There were 400+ attendees on day 1,  300+ attendees on day 2, and an additional 600+ recording requests. Of course, none of it would have been possible without our…

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Ways to Stay Informed About Springshare

If you’re the kind of person who loves to be in the know, this post is for you! We’re rounding up the best ways to keep up-to-date with all things Springy so you’ll never miss a new feature, training session, or interesting idea for using Springy tools in new and innovative ways. Our multiple channels and options make it easy for you to tailor your Springy communication preferences to your…

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Code Release: LibCal, LibAnswers, LibGuides, LibInsight, LibStaffer, & LibWizard Features Coming Your Way!

These releases are on their way to you next week, and most will be live in all regions by the end of the day on Friday, July 29, 2022. LibGuides and LibApps will be live in all regions by Friday, August 5, 2022 LibCal Users can now set up OAuth for Exchange to send emails! Head to Admin > System Settings > Email Settings > Email Sending Method to implement this new…

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Five Reasons Why You Should Attend SpringyCamp

If you can believe it, this week we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of SpringyCamp. Our first ever virtual user conference was a 1/2 day event limited to just 100 attendees held in the summer of 2012. And in the last 10 years, we’ve come a long way, reaching thousands of attendees from around the world. And, one milestone we’re super proud of – one of the first ever SpringyCamp presenters back in 2012,…

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Post-ALA Recap: Amazing Guest Speakers & More!

It’s been a few weeks since our first in-person ALA Annual Conference since 2019 and let us say – it did not disappoint! It was great to see all of you and while we couldn’t see the smiles under your masks, we could see it in your eyes, and it was so heartwarming. For those of you who couldn’t attend, have no fear – we have some post-ALA goodies for…

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Make the Research Process Easier… with PowerNotes Integration

One of the hardest parts of the research process is managing, storing, and organizing your research including your personal notes. You know you’ve read an article, ten articles ago, that you need to cite but you can’t remember exactly what article it was – you’ve read so many! And goodness, now that you’ve found that article – you need a few more just like it – and now you need…

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Code Release: LibCal, LibGuides, LibInsight, LibStaffer, & LibWizard Features Coming Your Way!

We have another exciting round of updates to share! These are on their way to you next week, and most will be live in all regions by the end of the day on Friday, July 8, 2022. LibCal Heat Maps: We’re excited to unveil our new Heat Map reports! Heat maps work with LibCal’s interactive mapping module to show you which seats get the most use and how you might…

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Code Release: LibAnswers Update Coming Your Way!

LibAnswers release is on it’s way to you next week, and will be live in all regions by the end of day on Friday, July 1, 2022. With summer now in full swing, we’ve got some cool features on the way to you in this June release: Operators in chat can now delete their messages if needed. Tickets created from chats include a link back to the chat transcript in…

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Springshare’s Heading to ALA – Booth #2639

This is our second in-person conference of 2022, and we’re pinching ourselves – are we actually going to see our librarianBFFs in person?!? We can’t wait. We’re heading to the ALA Annual Conference in Washington DC (Booth #2639) from Friday, June 24 – Monday, June 27 and we’re bringing our Springy finest just for you! Plus, we have guest speakers from Grand Canyon University Library and Mount St. Mary’s University…

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SpringySession: Expert Tips for Amazing Customer Service

For those in the Northern Hemisphere, summer is a great time to assess and reevaluate your processes because you have time to make changes. One great question to pose to colleagues during this time is, “is our customer service model helping patrons?” If this question is top-of-mind, then be sure to attend our next SpringySession! Hear from two Springshare librarians about how to use our model for customer service in…

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Are You Heading to ALA in Washington, DC?

It’s been a while since we’ve attended an ALA-annual conference. The 2019 ALA-annual was our last one, in fact. Now, three years later (it’s felt both longer and shorter than 3-years, hasn’t it?!) – we’re back! And we’re looking for guest presenters at our booth! Learning From Each Other The whole point of attending conferences is to learn from others. To get inspired by what they’re doing and see if…

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