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The Role of Paraprofessionals in Technical Services in Academic Libraries
Due to factors including technological advances, budget cuts, reorganizations, downsizing, outsourcing, expanded roles of professionals and changes in the information world, the workload among professionals and paraprofessionals ...
Physical Office Environment in Technical Services in ARL Libraries
The authors conducted a survey on the physical office environment in technical services in ARL libraries in 2012 and answered research questions: 1) How do librarians and staff in technical services in ARL Libraries spend ...
From Local Catalog to World Wide Web: Google Scholar, Open WorldCat and the OCLC eSerial Holdings Pilot
Google Scholar, Open WorldCat and the OCLC eSerial Holdings Pilot Project have moved the availability of library-subscribed electronic resources from local catalogs, electronic journal lists, and link resolvers to the World ...
Vended Authority Control
When a library embarks on vended authority control, it should have procedures in place to cover the following three facets: 1. Bring the existing bibliographic database up to current authority standards and build a new ...
Palouse Digital Project and Rose Creek Preserve Photomonitoring
The Palouse Digital Project http://content.wsulibs.wsu.edu/cdm4/index_palouse_digital.php?CISOROOT=/palouse_digital provides online access to resources about the Palouse bioregion of eastern Washington and northern Idaho. ...
Building User Services with OCLC's WorldCat Local
It is possible to build a relevant, modern search and fulfillment system for your users without breaking the bank. In 2009, Washington State University joined a number of its Orbis Cascade Alliance peers in licensing OCLC's ...
WSU WorldCat Local: What's "Local"?
Introduced the basic configuration of WSU WorldCat Local.
Employers' Expectations for Head of Technical Services Positions in Academic Libraries
Technical services in libraries have been defined as "library operations concerned with the acquisition, organization (bibliographic control), physical processing, and maintenance of library collections, as opposed to the ...
Vendor-Supplied Authority Control
The presentation discusses the three main facets of authority control, what services of authority control the vendor can provide, what the vendor can deliver through those services, how to use vendor-supplied authority ...
How to Use III Authority Control Module and OCLC/MARS Authority Control Services to Do Authority Work
WSU and EWU embarked on an authority control project in 2000. The project involved three major phases. First, the existing database in Griffin was sent to OCLC for processing. Second, new records are sent to OCLC on a ...