5 Reasons to Get Excited for LYRASIS eGathering 2015

February 11, 2015By Lindsay CronkLYRASIS

I know! I’m stealing format from Buzzfeed, but I don’t think you’ll mind. As Membership Coordinator at LYRASIS, one of my favorite parts of my job is putting together eGathering, our Annual Membership Meeting. I am genuinely excited about this year’s, and you should be too, for these five reasons and so many others. 1. … Read More

The Naxos Music Library App for Android is Here!

The Naxos Music Library App for Android is Here!

February 9, 2015By LYRASISLYRASIS

Naxos Music Library is pleased to release the brand new NML mobile app for Android! Current users will have already received the updates, and first-time users can find it in Google Play and the Amazon App Store. The app is free, and it features the same spiffy design and functionality upgrades debuted in the iOS … Read More

LYRASIS is Looking for a Marketing Content Manager

LYRASIS is Looking for a Marketing Content Manager

February 9, 2015By LYRASISLYRASIS

The LYRASIS Marketing and Content Manager is responsible for the management of social properties-including but not limited to, sites such as FACEBOOK, TWITTER, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and LinkedIn. This involves responding to comments, questions and concerns as well as proactively engaging and establishing relationships with community members. Additionally, the Marketing and Content Manager will be … Read More

eGathering 2015

eGathering 2015

February 8, 2015By LYRASISLYRASIS

Wednesday, May 20, 1 PM ET FREE and Online for Members An Unprecedented Time A Lively Conversation The LYRASIS eGathering Keynote speaker is Jason Griffey, an LJ 2009 Mover & Shaker and founder/principal consultant at Evenly Distributed as well as designer and director of The LibraryBox Project, an open source portable digital file distribution system. He is … Read More

LYRASIS Announces Candidates for Open Board of Trustee Positions

LYRASIS Announces Candidates for Open Board of Trustee Positions

January 27, 2015By LYRASISLYRASIS

Atlanta, GA – January 23, 2015 – The LYRASIS Board of Trustees Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for open positions on the LYRASIS Board. Elected candidates will serve three-year terms, beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018. The election will be held in April and is open to all designated … Read More

LYRASIS is Searching for a New Executive Director

LYRASIS is Searching for a New Executive Director

January 23, 2015By LYRASISLYRASIS

Are you a visionary, an early adopter, a natural collaborator and a leader? Do you have a mind for business with the long-term view and integrity to steer an organization through a transitional environment and into the future? Are you ready to act as a motivator and thought leader for a community of forward-thinking, innovative … Read More

Community Engagement Webinars

Community Engagement Webinars

January 16, 2015By LYRASISClasses and Events

As a LYRASIS Member, you and any member of your staff have access to our community engagement webinars. These diverse webinar options offer expert presentations, networking opportunities, and insider information on the goings-on at LYRASIS HQ. The LYRASIS community is one of the true benefits of membership- join your peers for our engagement webinars If … Read More

Recommended Podcast

Recommended Podcast

January 15, 2015By Lindsay CronkLYRASIS

Relax, LYRASIS Members, I am not going to be the thousandth of your acquaintances to suggest you listen to Serial. Instead, I’m going to hop on another bandwagon and say that you should give a listen to Amanda L. Goodman and Michael Schofield’s exemplary LibUX. Yes, librarians, it’s a podcast about user experience and web … Read More

Tom Clareson Leads Disaster Preparedness Training Project in New Jersey

Tom Clareson Leads Disaster Preparedness Training Project in New Jersey

January 15, 2015By LYRASISDisaster Preparedness

In times of natural disasters, many people look toward the Red Cross to assist them with devastation to their homes while libraries look toward LYRASIS Disaster Resources to provide them disaster assistance information, prevention and planning resources, and response and recovery resources. Read more about how Tom Clareson, Senior Digital & Preservation Services Consultant at LYRASIS, led … Read More