Category: Idea Lab


The All Together Now Idea Lab Challenge is On!

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in the Second Quarter 2022 Idea Lab Challenge: All Together Now!  How can it be easier for Sierra or Polaris to make batch … Continued

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The All Together Now Idea Lab Challenge is On!

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in the Second Quarter 2022 Idea Lab Challenge: All Together Now!  How can it be easier for Sierra or Polaris to make batch … Continued

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Congrats to Polaris Idea Lab Winners for “All Systems Go!”

 

Pairwise voting has concluded for the Polaris All Systems Go! Idea Lab Challenge, and we have our winner!

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Congrats to Sierra Idea Lab Winners for “All Systems Go!”

 

We have our winner for the Sierra – All Systems Go! Idea Lab Challenge!

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The “All Systems Go!” New Idea Lab Challenge

 

Calling all system administrators! This quarter’s Idea Lab challenge is looking for suggestions on how to make staff workflows even smoother. Submit your ideas by October 31, 2021!

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Sierra and Polaris Idea Lab Winners – The Meta-Challenge 2021

 

Pairwise voting has concluded for the Idea Lab Meta-Challenge, and we have our winners! The Meta-Challenge was designed to help focus future challenges on the areas of the product most important to Polaris and Sierra libraries.

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The “Meta-Challenge” New Idea Lab Challenge

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in our Third Quarter 2021 Idea Lab challenge: The Meta-Challenge!

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Announcing the Winners of the Sierra “It Bugs Me” Idea Lab Challenge!

 

The Innovative Product team announces the winners of the Polaris “It Bugs Me” Idea Lab challenge!

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Polaris “It Bugs Me” Idea Lab Challenge Winners!

 

The Innovative Product team announces the winners of the Polaris “It Bugs Me” Idea Lab challenge!

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“It Bugs Me” New Sierra and Polaris Idea Lab challenge

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in our Second Quarter 2021 Idea Lab challenge: It Bugs Me!

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Winning Polaris Submissions in the “Show Me the Money!” Challenge

 

Pairwise voting has concluded for the “Show Me the Money!” challenge, and we have our winners!

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Announcing Sierra Winners in the “Show Me the Money!” Challenge

 

Pairwise voting has concluded for the “Show Me the Money!” challenge, and we have our winners!

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“Show Me the Money” New Sierra and Polaris Idea Lab challenge

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in our First Quarter 2021 Idea Lab challenge: Show Me the Money!

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Winners Announced for Polaris Comeback Challenge

 

Pairwise voting has concluded for The Comeback Challenge, and we have our winners!

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“The Comeback Challenge” New Sierra and Polaris Idea Lab Challenge

 

The Innovative Product Team invites you to participate in our October/November 2020 Idea Lab challenge: The Comeback Challenge!

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Congrats to Sierra Idea Lab Winners for “I Want To Do It Myself”

 

Pairwise has concluded for the “I want to do it myself!” challenge, and we have our Sierra winners!

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Congrats to Polaris Idea Lab Winners for “I Want To Do It Myself”

 

Designed to focus specifically on ways the system can improve patron self-service, this Polaris challenge garnered 16 ideas and received 326 votes!

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“I Want To Do It Myself!” New Sierra & Polaris Idea Lab Challenge

 

Library patrons like to do things for themselves, from self-registration and self-checkout to holds management and My Account. This challenge is about anything and everything that helps patrons help themselves. Suggest product improvements you would like to see made to enhance your patrons’ self-service experience. Both Sierra and Polaris users can participate in this challenge in their respective product category. This challenge begins on July 15.

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Congrats to Polaris Crisis Management Challenge Winners

 

Pairwise has concluded for the Polaris Crisis Management challenge and we have our winners!

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Winners Announced in Sierra Crisis Management Challenge

 

Hello Innovative Users! Pairwise has concluded for the Sierra Crisis Management challenge and we have winners! Designed to focus specifically on policy and schedule changes brought on by safety concerns … Continued

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April Idea Lab Challenges for Sierra & Polaris: Crisis Management

 

Suggest product improvements you’d like to see made to better handle possible library closures in the future.

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Death to Popups Idea Lab Challenge has a Winner!

 

Pairwise has concluded for the Death to Popups challenge, and we have a winner!

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Winners announced for Lions, Tigers and Holds, Oh My!

 

We are pleased to announce the results for the Polaris challenge! — Lions, Tigers and Holds, Oh My!

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Idea Lab Winner Announced: Create Lists Roadmap Challenge

 

Hello Innovative Users! We are pleased to announce the results of our recent Sierra challenge! — Level Up! Sierra Create Lists Roadmap Challenge. The Innovative Product Team is continually seeking … Continued

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October Polaris Idea Lab Challenge: Lions, Tigers and Holds, Oh my!

 

A complex topic, holds are a ‘bear’ to comprehend and configure. Put forth all your ideas for improving the staff or patron experience in regards to placing or fulfilling requests in Polaris!

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Looking for Power Users to Join our September Idea Lab Challenge

 

Level Up! Sierra Create Lists Roadmap ChallengeSierra Create Lists Power Users–Come one, come all!

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Save the Date:  Sierra Idea Lab “Create Lists” Challenge

 

The September Idea Lab Timed Challenge will cover Create Lists!  This highly focused challenge will allow our Sierra power users the opportunity to suggest workflow improvements to simplify, save steps, … Continued

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And the Latest Idea Lab Winners are…

 

We are pleased to announce the results of our recent Polaris challenge! — Only the Lonely: Time for Tech Services.

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Join our June Polaris Idea Lab Challenge. Only the Lonely: Time for Tech Services

 

Calling all back office opportunists! The Innovative Product Team invites Polaris users to participate in our June Idea Lab challenge:  Only the Lonely: Time for Tech Services, beginning June 3. Geared … Continued

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And the Idea Lab Winners are…

 

Hello Innovative Users! We are pleased to announce the results of our recent Polaris and Sierra roadmap challenges! We recently conducted two timed challenges to identify features our users would … Continued

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Innovative Users Invited to Vote on New Features for Polaris, Sierra

 

The Innovative Product Team and Innovative Users Group invites you to participate in one of our current Idea Lab challenges: the Polaris Potluck Challenge or the Sierra Public Services Smorgasbord … Continued

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