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Tis the Season for (spring)Sharing — Tip #1: The Eventful Library

Tip #1 — The Eventful Library What’s on the schedule for these next three weeks? Is it chaos, or cookies? This time of year, most libraries have event calendars that are jam-packed! LibCal is just as full of tremendous features — as your libraries are of eager patrons. Let’s make a…

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Springshare Support is Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving

Finding Springshare Help During Thanksgiving As Springshare is observing the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, Support will be closed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th. We will be back up, running, and answering questions on Monday, December 2nd. We look forward to spending time with our families and friends. We…

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Springshare Helps You Manage Library Schedule Breaks With Ease

Just In Time! Learn How to Keep Your Calendars and Schedules Rolling Along. Tis the Season! Between people on your staff asking for time off and adjusted Library schedules to multi-day closures and not-business-as-usual office hours, plus the occasional storm, and don’t forget the flu —  this time of the…

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What Can Your Data Do? A Comprehensive Look At LibInsight.

Get Ready to Be a Data Miner and a Data Major! The time for looking at LibInsight is now. Data-driven decisions aren’t just buzzwords on a hot topics list. It’s the smartest way for libraries to fortify themselves in a climate where library budgets are being examined with heavy scrutiny,…

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Watch & Learn: Three Librarians Use LibWizard For Training & Assessment Needs

The One to Watch. There’s considerable buzz surrounding Springshare’s LibWizard because, like a good tool, it does the job. The full LibWizard package features custom forms, surveys, quizzes, and tutorials — all with an unlimited scope so you don’t have to limit your imagination or shorten your to-do list. In…

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King University Uses LibWizard To Create A Game Focused On Information Literacy

Looking For A Game-Changer? In addition to their responsibilities in the library, many librarians also spend a substantial amount of time in the classroom. For those who tackle the incoming Freshman each year, teaching Information Literacy can be a sincere challenge. The difficulty is two-fold. How do you stay motivated…

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Using LibGuides, LibCal & Equipment Booking For Makerspaces

Life Is What You Make Of It! Makerspaces are gaining popularity in academic institutions and public libraries as they emphasize the importance of creativity, problem-solving, innovation, and most importantly — rolling up your sleeves to actually make something. Some didn’t quite fall for the idea right away, even asking, “What…

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Share LibWizard Surveys With Some Fields…Pre-Filled For Ease

Getting Feedback Just Got A Whole Lot Easier! Libraries mean it when they say they want patron feedback. The term gathering intelligence couldn’t be more appropriate than when considering feedback surveys. Expertly crafted instruction sessions are just the beginning of this essential relationship being built between the librarians and their…

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Springshare Tools: Excellent Examples You’ve Got To See!

Librarians Are Doing Such Amazing Work — We Have To Share! The level of energy is always pretty high here at Springshare. But, lately, we’ve been seeing such exceptionally cool work being done with our solutions, that the excitement level definitely goes up even more. We absolutely love to see…

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Get Ready. SpringyCamp Is This Wednesday!

Our Annual Virtual Conference, SpringyCamp, Is Tomorrow! We wait all year to announce that it’s time, once again, to Grab your compass and Fill your canteen, Find a spot near the virtual campfire and Benefit from hearing about the experiences of other librarians, which is the goal of SpringyCamp! Each…

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