|July 19, 2005|
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LINC Directors Group--September 21
|2005 - 093||HORIZON 7.4/LINCPAC 4.0 UPGRADE|
The date for the upgrade to Horizon 7.4 and LINCPac 4.0 has been set for early August 18, 2005.
Most of the new functionality in this upgrade will affect LINCPac. A summary of the functionality is listed here:
*LINCPac will have a new look, although tabs will still be prevalent
|2005 - 094||PC REQUIREMENTS FOR UPGRADE|
Dynix has announced the recommended PC specifications for workstations that will utilize Horizon 7.4 and LINCPac 4.0. Please check these specifications at: http://www.ltls.org/HorizonUpgrade/Horizon_Specs.htm and make sure the workstations in your library adhere to these requirements.
|2005 - 095||OVERDRIVE|
Lincoln Trail Libraries System is pleased to announce the arrival of downloadable audiobooks. Thanks in large part to the efforts of Champaign Public Library, LTLS will partner with North Suburban Library System to offer a wide range of downloadable titles available through OverDrive. The items will include complete MARC records and will appear in the online catalog. Once the patron chooses the title, he/she will be taken to the shared site called MediaMall. To find out more about OverDrive, go to: http://www.overdrive.com/.
A release date has yet to be determined, but look for MediaMall in the coming months. Training sessions will be provided for library staff.
|2005 - 096||LINC TRAINING|
The LINC core training will be held on the following dates and times:
August 23, 2005 9:00 - 12:30 LINC Getting Started
These classes will be repeated in September:
September 7, 2005 9:00 - 12:30 LINC Getting Started
To register, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or, if you are a member of CLaSS, at http://188.8.131.52:591/OnlineReg/onlinereg.htm. If you have any questions, call Donna Schaal at 217-352-0047 ext. 204 or email at email@example.com.