Abington Friends School library management system interface

Web App of the Week – Abington Friends School

Web App of the Week is an award for outstanding users of Accessit Library. It’s a place to recognise good-looking, useful user interfaces and somewhere to turn to for inspiration.

Toni Vahlsing, from Abington Friends School has shaped her Web App around usability. It’s simple, beautiful and informative. When asked what she liked the most about Accessit Library, Toni said:

“I think truncated searching. The students and I can search for resources with only parts of the words we are looking for. It’s so helpful, especially for items that we are not sure of the spelling for.”

Toni Vahlsing – Director of Libraries – Abington Friends School, PA, USA

Abington Friends School library catalog

As you can see, Abington Friends School is using their Web App to concisely display the most important information needed for a great library experience.

Toni also has an alternative use for Accessit Library:

“The governor of our state has closed our school for the remainder of the school year. We face two challenges. How to get our current loans back, and how to get books to students who might want new reading material.

For the first challenge, we are considering a curb-side drop off and pick up of requested materials.

For the second challenge, Accessit Library helped us manage our holds. Single sign on (SSO) is so easy for our students that they will be able to sign on and request materials via drag and drop functionality.”

Toni Vahlsing – Director of Libraries – Abington Friends School, PA, USA

As illustrated by Toni, there is so much that you can do with Accessit Library that will improve processes and increase the profile of the library around your school.

Here are other outstanding Web Apps from American Accessit Library users that may be of interest to you:
Burgundy Farm Country Day School – VA
Harmony ISD – TX
St Anthony’s High School – NY

For existing Accessit Library users, follow these links to see our free Web App resource download packs:
The Jedi Academy
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