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Your Springshare End of Year Checklist

As 2021 draws to a close, we know that many of you are preparing for the end of the year and the end of the fall semester. This means you’ll likely be thinking about how to best communicate building closures to your patrons, work out holiday coverage plans, and update policies and documentation for the new year. We always aim to be as helpful as possible here at Springshare so we’ve gathered a list of useful tidbits from our training experts to help you through these next few weeks! Your Springshare End of the Year Checklist Holiday Scheduling with LibStaffer,…

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We Added Another LibConnect Webinar!

If you missed our announcement about LibConnect and email marketing, you then missed our two recent webinars highlighting the new email marketing functionality! But have no worries, we added one more webinar to the schedule so you have another chance to get a preview sneak-peek of our newest email marketing functionality. Wednesday, September 29, 2021 1:00pm – 1:30pm What is LibConnect with Email Marketing? We’ve added powerful email marketing functionality…

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SpringyCamp – We’re At the Halfway Mark!

Tracks #1 & #2 are in the History Books! In case you missed it, SpringyCamp Tracks #1 and #2 took place over the last two weeks, and they were incredible! We learned about what it was like to be a librarian in the pandemic, expanding Springy tools outside the library, and creating internal heat maps to track the activity of library spaces. All the recordings AND presenter notes are available…

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(re)Introducing LibConnect: Patron Engagement & Email Marketing

LibCRM, our Customer Relationship Management Tool, got tons of awesome new features and a new name to boot! Meet LibConnect, which combines powerful CRM functionality with an integrated email marketing platform so that you can better connect and engage with your patrons to offer targeted services, resources, and more. New Email Marketing Functionality We’ve added powerful email marketing functionality to the LibCRM Customer Relationship Management tool and gave the product a new…

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SpringyCamp Starts Tomorrow!

If you haven’t registered for SpringyCamp, our virtual user conference, it’s not too late! This year, SpringyCamp features four separate tracks the first of which starts tomorrow! What is SpringyCamp? SpringyCamp is our completely **free** virtual user conference, where you – our Springy users – are the presenters.  All presentations are done by users of Springshare tools on how they’re using LibApps at their institution. You’ll hear how others are…

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Using LibCal Appointments for Virtual Study Rooms

During the last 18 months of the pandemic, libraries had to adapt, and quickly, to meet the needs of their virtual learners. Academic libraries, in some cases, had only a few days to get their online services actually online before they had to close their doors. The Barry University Law Librarians had a similar situation – and on top of that, they realized that a lot of law school students…

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

These releases are on their way to you next week, and will be live in all regions by the end of the day on Friday, August 13, 2021. We have so much to share with you about this release it’s almost too much to put into a single blog post…so we didn’t! Starting with this release, we’re using our Springy Share blog platform to let you know when releases are…

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Interact with LibCal Interactive Maps!

The LibCal mapping add-on module was released a few weeks ago and we know you’ve been dying to get your virtual hands on it. And now’s your chance! We’ve released some fun interactive examples for you to explore and navigate [end of puns]. Plus, if you want an in-depth dive including front and back-end screens, sign up for a webinar below! Endless Use Cases LibCal’s Interactive Mapping module is more than just booking seats…

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It Ain’t Summer Without SpringyCamp!

S’mores. Campfire stories. Sweet sweet watermelon. Ahhhh, summertime! And with summer, comes our yearly free virtual user conference – SpringyCamp! This year, we’re doing things a bit differently – we’re hosting 4 different tracks/themes over four separate days. Come to all of them, or mix and match… whatever works for you. What to Expect at SpringyCamp: SpringyCamp is a User Conference, with a fun camp-like vibe that is designed to…

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Coming Soon: The Springy Share – Our New Blog Design!

For some time now, we’ve thought that the Springshare blog was in need of a facelift in its design and features. Springy tools have grown in leaps and bounds, and it’s about time our blog did, too! And today, we’re super, super excited to announce that a brand new look and feel for the Springshare blog is on its way. We’re calling it The Springy Share: Keeping up with all…

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New New SpringyU Project just for You!

If you hadn’t heard, SpringyU is our self-paced learning portal where you can learn all about Springshare tools in three different ways: Blocks – short units on a particular topic. Each SpringyU Block walks you through with a video and list of tasks to set up, configure, or use different app functionality, all in under 5 minutes.  Courses – contain a group of Blocks specifically assembled to help you accomplish clear-cut goals. SpringyU…

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