A PrairieCat Sierra Beginning Serials class has been scheduled for Tuesday, November 29, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) @ the Bolingbrook Service Center.
This training is designed as an introduction to the Serials module for all libraries to enter serial publications and manage their magazine subscriptions. It will provide participants with a basic understanding of the capabilities of the Serials module and an overview of navigating the Serials functionality, especially for serials with a regular publication cycle.
A Sierra Cataloging Item Entry class has been scheduled for Thursday, November 17, 2016 (10:00 AM - 1:30 PM) @ the Bolingbrook Service Center
This class is designed to provide staff of PrairieCat libraries with a basic understanding of the capabilities of the Cataloging module as well as an overview of navigating through the cataloging functionality in the Sierra client. Topics include creating, editing, and removing item records. Basic matching of bibliographic records will also be covered.
This month’s tip explains how Frozen Holds work in Encore / Sierra. The Frozen Holds document includes how patrons can freeze a hold in their account, and tips for staff on when holds can’t be frozen, reminders to share with patrons to manage their holds better, and how to remedy a hold that has been frozen too long.