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 ==== NEWS ==== ==== NEWS ====
  
-  - **Essex ​set (April 2020) to join the Libraries Consortium (was London Libraries Consortium)**+  - **Essex ​and Thurrock announce they are joining ​the Libraries Consortium (was London Libraries Consortium)**
   - **Gloucestershire select Civica (Nov 2019)**   - **Gloucestershire select Civica (Nov 2019)**
   - **Leeds City selects SirsiDynix **  (Plus framework agreement for additional authorities)   - **Leeds City selects SirsiDynix **  (Plus framework agreement for additional authorities)
   - **12 library authorities in north West/​Manchester select Civica **   - **12 library authorities in north West/​Manchester select Civica **
-  - **London Libraries** ​ Consortium selects SirsiDynix+  - **London Libraries** ​ Consortium selects SirsiDynix ​(now The Libraries Consortium)
   - **15 public library authorities in Yorkshire and Humber** ​ seek a framework agreement for a cloud hosted library system   - **15 public library authorities in Yorkshire and Humber** ​ seek a framework agreement for a cloud hosted library system
   - **National framework agreement (ESPO) for library systems**   - **National framework agreement (ESPO) for library systems**
 See below for more detail See below for more detail
  
-**[[https://​libraries.essex.gov.uk/​news/​investment-in-libraries-has-started/​|Essex ​set (March 2020) to join the Libraries Consortium**]]**+**[[https://​libraries.essex.gov.uk/​news/​over-6-million-new-items-of-stock-for-essex-libraries/​|Essex ​and Thurrock announce they are joining ​the Libraries Consortium**]]** ​. (was the London Libraries Consortium -LLC)
  
-(was the London Libraries Consortium -LLC)+22 July 2020
  
-"​The ​council is updating its library management system ​(the IT platform used to run the service)The preferred option is to join the Libraries ConsortiumIf this decision goes ahead it is anticipated that Essex will join the consortium ​around summer 2021It will provide ​library users a richermore flexible service. They will have access to more than seven million books and other reading materialsUsers will be able to browseread, book events, follow favourite authors ​and get alerts about new books all in one placeon computers, tablets or mobile phones. The Council will have greater buying power and be able to run the service more efficiently.+"Over 6 million new items of stock for Essex libraries .Essex County Council has today announced that both Essex and Thurrock Libraries will join The Libraries Consortium ​(TLC), the UK’s largest library consortium made up of 18 other library authorities. As part of the Essex Libraries Consultation in 2019, respondents told us they wanted an increase in the number of titles available ​to borrow from Essex Libraries. By joining ​the consortium, Essex residents will have access to over 6 million items of stock via the shared TLC library catalogue, including books, e-books, e-magazines and audio booksThis will be in addition ​to the current 1.9 million titles ​Essex Libraries already has available.Joining ​the consortium ​means an upgrade of the existing library management system (LMS) which will be managed by SirsiDynixThe new LMS system ​will provide ​an enrichedmodern and interactive library customer experience such as access to the service 24/7 on any mobile device, ​and customer alerts and text messagesIt will be a single digital platform, enabling customers ​to engage with other library userspost reviews, book events, follow ​their favourite authors, and make recommendations.
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-Investment in libraries has started. Essex County Council website 20 March 2020 \\ https://​libraries.essex.gov.uk/​news/​investment-in-libraries-has-started/​+
  
 [[https://​procontract.due-north.com/​Advert/​Index?​advertId3bc06cbd-6648-e811-80eb-005056b64545|ESPO Framework Agreement]] [[https://​procontract.due-north.com/​Advert/​Index?​advertId3bc06cbd-6648-e811-80eb-005056b64545|ESPO Framework Agreement]]
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 |**Leeds City**. Plus framework agreement for "15 authorities from the Yorkshire & Humberside region: Barnsley, Bradford, Calderdale, Doncaster, East Riding, Hull, Kirklees, Leeds, N. Lincolnshire,​ N.E. Lincolnshire,​ North Yorkshire, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield, and York"​.||SirsiDynix||May 2019||Capita||4 years 145K.  || |**Leeds City**. Plus framework agreement for "15 authorities from the Yorkshire & Humberside region: Barnsley, Bradford, Calderdale, Doncaster, East Riding, Hull, Kirklees, Leeds, N. Lincolnshire,​ N.E. Lincolnshire,​ North Yorkshire, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield, and York"​.||SirsiDynix||May 2019||Capita||4 years 145K.  ||
 |**Greater Manchester/​North West** -12 authorities:​ Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool , Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan||Civica||July 2019||Some already on Civica. Others moving from: Axiell, Capita, SirsiDynix,​||£1,​073 200.  || |**Greater Manchester/​North West** -12 authorities:​ Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool , Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan||Civica||July 2019||Some already on Civica. Others moving from: Axiell, Capita, SirsiDynix,​||£1,​073 200.  ||
-|**London Libraries Consortium** ||SirsiDynix||July 2018||Axiell|| ​  ||+|**London Libraries Consortium ​(From 2020 "The Libraries Consortium"​ )** ||SirsiDynix||July 2018||Axiell|| ​  ||
 |   ​\\ ​ **Southend-on-Sea** \\  \\ Left Essex consortium to join SELMS||Civica||March 2018||Infor|| ​  || |   ​\\ ​ **Southend-on-Sea** \\  \\ Left Essex consortium to join SELMS||Civica||March 2018||Infor|| ​  ||
 |**Northumberland** ||Civica||October 2017||SirsiDynix||£150,​000 to £2,000,000 \\ Framework agreement open to other UK library authorities|| |**Northumberland** ||Civica||October 2017||SirsiDynix||£150,​000 to £2,000,000 \\ Framework agreement open to other UK library authorities||
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