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Voyager Reporting Webinar

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:13pm

CARLI staff will offer a an "open office hours" webinar to share tips, tricks, and techniques on generating reports from Voyager. Each webinar will provide an opportunity for questions and answers on Voyager reporting tools, such as Access and Web Reports. Periodically, CARLI staff will present topics of broad interest on writing and running reports.

Each session will be hosted on WebJunction. See our information for webinar participants if you need assistance joining the webinar.

Meeting time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Connect at: http://webjunctionillinois.adobeconnect.com/reports_webinar/

Voyager Reporting Webinar

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:12pm

CARLI staff will offer a an "open office hours" webinar to share tips, tricks, and techniques on generating reports from Voyager. Each webinar will provide an opportunity for questions and answers on Voyager reporting tools, such as Access and Web Reports. Periodically, CARLI staff will present topics of broad interest on writing and running reports.

Each session will be hosted on WebJunction. See our information for webinar participants if you need assistance joining the webinar.

Meeting time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Connect at: http://webjunctionillinois.adobeconnect.com/reports_webinar/

Voyager Reporting Webinar

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:03pm

CARLI staff will offer a an "open office hours" webinar to share tips, tricks, and techniques on generating reports from Voyager. Each webinar will provide an opportunity for questions and answers on Voyager reporting tools, such as Access and Web Reports. Periodically, CARLI staff will present topics of broad interest on writing and running reports.

Each session will be hosted on WebJunction. See our information for webinar participants if you need assistance joining the webinar.

Meeting time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Connect at: http://webjunctionillinois.adobeconnect.com/reports_webinar/

 

Fundamentals of Voyager Access Training

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 4:50pm

Place: CARLI Office
100 Trade Centre Drive, Suite 303
Champaign, IL 61820
Directions

Trainer: Debbie Campbell, CARLI. ​

Intended audience: Staff at I-Share Libraries who are interested in modifying and running reports for Voyager in Microsoft Access. This training is open to any staff at I-Share libraries who have not attended reports training, or those who would benefit from a refresher on the fundamentals.
(FYI: This is the same course taught 6/13/2018 and 7/25/2018)

PRE-REQUISITE: Attendees must complete the CARLI "Introduction to Voyager Access Reporting" video training series and associated exercises.

Description: This training session builds on the skills gained from the "Introduction to Voyager Access Reporting" series.
Attendees will gain knowledge on the locations of data in Voyager, on approaches for using and modifying queries, and on query types.

Topics/Objectives:

  • Gain practice using the Access query environment
  • Identify the tables you’ll use to generate reports
  • Understand relationships: inner and outer joins
  • Modify queries with new tables, custom labels, and custom fields
  • Use criteria, Boolean logic, and creating prompts
  • Become familiar with available resources
    • The Voyager Data Dictionary
    • Voyager Class Diagrams
  • Develop sound query design techniques

Registration: To register, please click on the "Register" tab above.
Note: registration is limited to two people per institution.

Deadline for registering for this training is Monday August 27, 2018.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact the CARLI Office

Voyager Circulation Client Training

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 4:05pm

Place: CARLI Office
100 Trade Centre Drive, Suite 303
Champaign, IL 61820
Directions and Parking

Trainer: Debbie Campbell, Library Services Coordinator, CARLI Office

Lunch: Provided

Intended audience: Staff at I-Share libraries new to Voyager, or who would like a formal review. Note: this is basic training covering the topics noted below.

Major topics covered:

  • Patron records
  • Item records
  • Circulation functions
  • Fines & fees
  • Reserves
  • Offline charging
  • Voyager Reporter client

Registration: To register, please click on the "Register" tab at the top of this page. Deadline for registering for this training is Thursday, July 26, 2018.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact the CARLI Office

Fundamentals of Voyager Access Reporting

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 11:04am

Place: CARLI Office
100 Trade Centre Drive, Suite 303
Champaign, IL 61820
Directions

Trainer: Debbie Campbell, CARLI. ​

Intended audience: Staff at I-Share Libraries who are interested in modifying and running reports for Voyager in Microsoft Access. This training is open to any staff at I-Share libraries who have not attended reports training, or those who would benefit from a refresher on the fundamentals.
(FYI: This is the same course taught 6/13/2018 and 9/6/2018)

PRE-REQUISITE: Attendees must complete the CARLI "Introduction to Voyager Access Reporting" video training series and associated exercises.

Description: This training session builds on the skills gained from the "Introduction to Voyager Access Reporting" series.
Attendees will gain knowledge on the locations of data in Voyager, on approaches for using and modifying queries, and on query types.

Topics/Objectives:

  • Gain practice using the Access query environment
  • Identify the tables you’ll use to generate reports
  • Understand relationships: inner and outer joins
  • Modify queries with new tables, custom labels, and custom fields
  • Use criteria, Boolean logic, and creating prompts
  • Become familiar with available resources
    • The Voyager Data Dictionary
    • Voyager Class Diagrams
  • Develop sound query design techniques

Registration: To register, please click on the "Register" tab above.
Note: registration is limited to two people per institution.

Deadline for registering for this training is Monday July 16, 2018.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact the CARLI Office

Instructor and Digital Publishing Librarian - University of Illinois Chicago

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 8:53am

The UIC Library seeks an innovative Digital Publishing Librarian.  The successful candidate for this newly created position will contribute to the development and delivery of scholarly communications programs and services to the university community, including promoting new forms of scholarly publishing and communicating issues impacting the changing scholarly publishing landscape.  This position will also help implement a new campus-wide faculty profile portal.  This position reports to the Scholarly Communication Librarian.  

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the promotion of the University’s Institutional Repository (INDIGO), online journal systems and other digital publishing initiatives;
  • Provide consultation, training, and support to the campus community on issues related to digital publishing and creating or adopting open educational resources;
  • Investigate and expand services provided by the library in support of online journal publishing including exploring alternatives to the library’s current journal publishing platform;
  • Assist with the migration and implementation of a new Institutional Repository platform;
  • Perform routine scholarly communication functions including oversight of content submissions to the Institutional Repository, oversight and assistance with text-encoding projects (Word to XML conversion), technical support to journal editors and authors using the journal publishing platform, and submission of journal content to various sources (Library of Congress, PubMedCentral, CrossRef, DOAJ);
  • Support the implementation of a University wide faculty profile portal including profile tool administration, customization, and training;
  • Keep abreast of trends and best practices in digital publishing, open education resources, and scholarly communications; investigate emerging platforms and tools to support digital publishing; document findings and make recommendations on potential platforms and tools to implement; 

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program; understanding and interest in the current issues related to scholarly communication including open-access and copyright; effective communication and presentation skills; demonstrated ability to foster teamwork and collaborate effectively with colleagues, staff, and users at all levels and from diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience developing and publishing digital content; knowledge of digital publishing platforms

Salary/Contract

Salary commensurate with experience; the minimum salary for a full-time twelve-month appointment is $51,333.  Benefits for a twelve month appointment include 24 days vacation; 12 days annual sick leave with additional disability benefits; 11 paid holidays; medical insurance (contribution based on annual salary; coverage for dependents may be purchased); two dental plans available; life insurance paid for by the State; participation in one of the retirement options of the State Universities Retirement System compulsory (8% of salary is withheld and is tax exempt until withdrawal); no Social Security coverage, but Medicare payment is required. This appointment is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois and UIC United Faculty Local 6456, IFT-AFT, AAUP.

For fullest consideration, apply by June 26, 2018 with cover letter, supporting resume, and name and address of at least three references. The position close date is July 17, 2018.

All applicants must submit an online application. To apply, click on the following link: https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=97820&job=instructor-and-digital-publishing-librarian-university-library

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. 

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.
 

CARLI Seeking Sponsors for 2018 Annual Meeting and Directors Meeting

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:26pm

CARLI is seeking sponsors for its Annual Meeting and the CARLI Annual Directors Meeting, both to be held November 2, 2018, in Champaign, Illinois.

Sponsorship of this or any CARLI event will in no way be an exchange for promise of current or future business or preferential treatment in procurement opportunities through CARLI. Sponsoring vendors will not receive a Federal Tax ID Number from CARLI for the purpose of a tax deduction.

Please widely publicize this opportunity for sponsorship!

OCLC WorldCat Discovery with New VuFind meeting

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 1:10pm

Connection information:

Join by phone

+1 217 332 6338

+1 312 994 8410

+1 888 983 3631

Conference ID:

87326816

SFX Administrative Module

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 3:07pm

The SFX Administrative web module will be unavailable Friday June 1 at 5 p.m. until approximately Saturday June 2 at 7 p.m. due to software maintenance. SFX linking menus and A-to-Z lists will work as usual. Please contact support@carli.illinois.edu with any questions.

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