January 23, 2019
If you use LibraryAware, you probably received an invitation – or *cough* 3 – to take our survey a few months ago. We were overwhelmed, in the best way possible, by your response. More than 700 of you answered our questions about how you use LibraryAware, what features are important to you, and your ideas for its future. Thank you, thank you, thank you! Here’s a taste of what we heard and what you can expect in 2019.
A majority of you (64%) use LibraryAware daily or weekly, and you use it to create:
As you might guess from the name LibraryAware, we set out to create a software that would empower libraries and (extremely busy) librarians to meet their community outreach goals. And the LibraryAware attributes you ranked as most important reinforce our mission:
Let’s be real… You had some constructive criticism for us, too. In the months ahead, you’ll hear about changes to LibraryAware stemming directly from your survey feedback. For example, a common request among the survey comments was to have templates available earlier for key programs and holidays, so we’re making that happen. I’m happy to announce that our Summer Reading Program 2019 templates are ready right now! Search “summer reading” under flyer-signs or flyer-events in LibraryAware to find them.
Jenny Schafer is a Product Manager for NoveList.