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Wireless TriCoder operation (Portable Barcode Scanner)

Author: Peter Soriano
Posted in: Circulation Services Group

Uses for TriCoder – Entering numerical data (such as shelf measurements) to be entered into Excel later – Scanning book barcodes to be entered as batch uploads into Millennium for Count Use purposes (DO NOT USE FOR CHECK-IN) – Scanning book barcodes to check accuracy of student employee work Scan a percentage of books on …

Created: April 28, 2016
Last revised: December 7, 2016
Review date: None set

Overriding Holds

Author: Peter Soriano
Posted in: Circulation Services Group

An override of a hold is required when a patron attempts to check out an item and a previous hold already exists. This can happen if an item has been paged for a patron, paged for Reserves, or if the item was previously on search for another patron.  All SLE’s now have the authorization to …

Created: April 27, 2016
Last revised: December 3, 2016
Review date: None set

Doe/Moffitt Circulation Holdshelf Maintenance

Author: Peter Soriano
Posted in: Circulation Services Group

Purpose:  Verify items on holdshelf weekly Although Millennium does have a “View Holds” function, most reports can be over 200 pages when printed.  Exporting a list from “View Holds” produces a list in a difficult to use format (16 lines per call number).  Main Circulation uses Create Lists to produce a document that is easier …

Created: April 26, 2016
Last revised: December 15, 2016
Review date: None set