New LibCal Spaces Suggestion-Based UI
LibCal's suggestion-based Spaces booking interface is here! This new UI enables patrons to find spaces by entering desired location, category, capacity, and date/time. The LibCal algorithm then finds availability for the exact - or similar - parameters and delivers the results for easy booking. If you thought that was all, think again! A new dedicated tablet-display interface for… Read More »New LibCal Spaces Suggestion-Based UI
Springy Training Resources for Everyone
We're rounding up the best ways to get to know your Springy tools! Whether you're a new user or a seasoned admin, our dedicated Training Team is here to make sure you have easy access to live and self-paced training resources. Psst! While we're highlighting some of our more structured training options here, this still… Read More »Springy Training Resources for Everyone
Code Release: LibCal, LibAnswers, LibGuides, LibStaffer, LibInsight, & LibWizard 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, May 19, 2023. LibCal We're way beyond excited to introduce our new public Spaces UI, which you can preview and opt-in to using in your site. This new, mobile-first public… Read More »Code Release: LibCal, LibAnswers, LibGuides, LibStaffer, LibInsight, & LibWizard Features Coming Your Way!
Celebrating AAPI Heritage Month
In celebration of Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we're featuring some incredible LibGuides created by YOU! This month is dedicated to "paying tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success" (asianpacificheritage.gov). This post continues our trend of showcasing amazing work… Read More »Celebrating AAPI Heritage Month
Happy LibGuides Day: 16 Years of LibGuides
Happy LibGuides Day! April 30th marked the 16th anniversary of the first LibGuides install. To celebrate, we're looking back at the first ever LibGuide from 2007 and featuring some of our favorite LibGuides - created by YOU! A Look Back at the Beginning Temple University was the very first member of the LibGuides community! On… Read More »Happy LibGuides Day: 16 Years of LibGuides
Celebrating YOU for National Library Week
National Library Week calls for parades! Fireworks! Dancing in the streets! But in lieu of an all-out bash, we’re celebrating library workers by revisiting some of our favorite stories and presentations from over the years. Let us share your story! Take a minute to tell us what makes your library special. Creating Community: A Guide… Read More »Celebrating YOU for National Library Week
Zoom Screensharing in LibAnswers & LibCal: Update to OAuth 2
This blog post is to remind you of an upcoming change Zoom is making to their authentication protocols. This change only affects LibAnswers and LibCal users using the JWT authentication method for integrating Zoom into their LibCal and/or LibAnswers systems. What is Zoom doing? Zoom is turning off the JWT authentication method, which was an… Read More »Zoom Screensharing in LibAnswers & LibCal: Update to OAuth 2
Our Ongoing Commitment to Accessibility
At Springshare, we’re committed to accessibility. We continually evaluate our tools for compliance with current regulations and standards, especially as we add new features and make improvements behind the scenes. And because accessibility is a joint effort, we make sure our users have the resources and tools needed to create accessible content in their Springy Tools. To… Read More »Our Ongoing Commitment to Accessibility
Code Release: LibCal, LibAnswers, LibGuides, LibApps, 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, April 7, 2023. LibCal and LibStaffer's updates will be live in all regions by the end of the day on Friday April 14th, 2023. LibCal We're introducing a new… Read More »Code Release: LibCal, LibAnswers, LibGuides, LibApps, LibInsight, LibStaffer, & LibWizard Features Coming Your Way!
Introducing LibWhisper: ASMR for Libraries
Brain-Tingling Goodness Delivered Straight To Your Ears Springshare's latest and greatest product — LibWhisper — launches tomorrow, April 1, 2023! We don't normally launch a new product on a Saturday, but we couldn't wait to announce it to the world! LibWhisper is a brand new state-of-the-art ASMR tool, designed specifically for libraries. With LibWhisper, you… Read More »Introducing LibWhisper: ASMR for Libraries