Staff users at defined workstations will use the WorkFlows Java
client. WorkFlows provides a single, graphical client that spans all areas of
library operations. Instead of merely automating manual procedures,
WorkFlows enables libraries to redesign work tasks and streamline daily
Symphony features a single, integrated staff client interface for all
Symphony public and technical services software functions.
WorkFlows®, Symphony's staff interface, uses the latest Java,
Windows®, user interface, and client/server technologies to produce an
innovative and flexible approach to library information management.
Modules for Circulation, Cataloguing, Serials, Acquisitions, Outreach,
Materials Booking, Reserves, Accountability, and more. Each module is
developed separately and all seamlessly fit into the overall integrated
The WorkFlows staff client features wizards that allow you to perform
complex library tasks quickly and efficiently.
WorkFlows makes even the most complex library operations simple,
eliminating the need for time-intensive training and constant user manual
WorkFlows supports group and individual logins.
Your staff users can set preferences and default wizard properties once,
and Symphony will remember the settings.
A staff operator logs into WorkFlows® and may immediately access all
wizards and functions for which she or he has authorization. No separate
clients are required.
All modules and functions are available seamlessly to staff authorized to use
them, regardless of the module with which they are associated. Symphony
delivers toolbars arranged to reflect typical activities associated with each
module, but staff can create custom toolbars with wizards that span modules,