NLS Operations Alert


No. 20-37


DATE        :   June 8, 2020

TO            :   Network Libraries

FROM       :   Don Olson, Customer Service Specialist

SUBJECT :   BARD website updates



The BARD website was upgraded on Friday, June 5. Some of the upgrades will be evident to users, while others will provide BARD administrators better tools to assist users. The upgrades include:


For users


For administrators

NOTE: Instructional materials for using the subscription tools are available on the Network Library Services website, under Training > BARD > How do I’s for customer service, and How do I’s for BARD administration.


Security upgrades


Performing this update has also improved the computer code to allow BARD to be moved to the cloud, which will enable future service improvements such as device synchronization.


For more information, please contact:

Don Olson

Customer Service Specialist

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