Weekly Update — November 15, 2016

RDA Toolkit Purchase

Ready to make the switch to RDA once the Authority Control cleanup converts the catalog? The RDA Toolkit group purchase is now accepting new members. Individual seats are available for $157.25; 2 or more are available for $149.60. Renewals and new members will be accepted until Monday, November 28, 2016. Existing members will receive notice of their current subscription later this week. Please email Anna with any questions or to subscribe or renew.

Support Notice

A brief reminder that the Indiana State Library will be closed November 24-26, 2016 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. INfoExpress service will also be suspended.

Maintenance Notices

During the Authority Control implementation, scheduled December 2-December 28, 2016, catalogers are reminded not to update existing bibliographic records. Please watch for updated timelines.

The next Evergreen software upgrade has been scheduled for December 31, 2016-January 1, 2017. All library access to the database will be suspended during that window.

Barcode Pool

Get your orders in now! The Barcode and Library Card pool is now open. The next pool will be in March 2017!

Upcoming Evergreen Indiana Training Opportunities

December 6
Basic Circulation, 9am-12pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (3 TLEU)
Holds, 1pm-3pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (2 TLEU)
December 8
Basic Cataloging, 9am-12pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (3 TLEU)
Local Administration, 1pm-3pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (2 TLEU)