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SpringyNews: Light the Torch

September 2016

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Your Modern Pentathlete - LibCal Does It All!

It manages calendar events with pizzazz. It handles online room reservations with ease. It juggles one-on-one appointment consultants. It organizes and displays your library, and departmental, hours like a pro.

And with our latest Equipment Booking add-on module, LibCal is your true modern pentathlete seamlessly handling five separate tasks like a well-rounded and complete Olympian. 

What's the LibCal Equipment Booking Module?

This optional add-on module makes reserving and managing your equipment and spaces worry-free.

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What are Some of the Features?

  • Visually Focused Public Catalog: Create an attractive tile-based layout for easy browsing and reserving of equipment. 
  • Add to Cart Functionality: Add multiple multiple items, and rooms, to your cart and reserve everything at once.
  • Room Bookings Integration: Migrate your existing Room Bookings into the new Equipment Booking module and your patrons can reserve items and spaces with a single reservation. 
  • Flexible Scheduling: Does some equipment circulate for hours and others for days? It can handle both, easy-peasy. 
  • Hours Module Integration: If you're already using the LibCal Hours Module to manage your library hours, connect it to your Equipment Booking for streamlined setup. 
  • Authentication Support: SAML, CAS, Shibboleth, Active Directory, LDAP, and SIP2 authentication are offered right out of the gate so only authorized users can borrow items. 

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