After 27 years in Interlibrary Loan, Darlene Nowak will be retiring from her work as the Resource Sharing Unit Head at San Diego State University. Darlene started her work in ILL in 1990 after working for 10 years at Hewlett Packard. December 31st isn’t just the last day of 2017, it is Darlene’s last official day … More Farewell Darlene!
You probably heard that we have a new member of the Resource Sharing Functional Committee. Mallory DeBartolo is the new liaison to the Chancellors Office and she is bringing a wealth of knowledge about Alma to the team. The I-SPIE Web Committee felt that you all might want to get to know Mallory, and Priscilla … More Getting to Know Mallory DeBartolo
Update: A few bugs were found and Jeremy diligently tweaked and tested CleanSlips to create 4.6, which fixes the bugs, especially the ones effecting the sticker template. Please download 4.6 in the folder below. We have a new version of CleanSlips that has several requested enhancements. This new version has been added to the Alma … More CleanSlips 4.6
We are simultaneously happy and sad that Anya Arnold has accepted a position at EBSCO and will no longer be guiding us in Resource Sharing and CSU+. Anya has been a massive help in getting CSU+ up and running. She has shared her knowledge of Alma and experiences from other consortia to configure CSU+, answer … More Congratulations Anya!
By Jesi Brubaker Lorraine has been working for SDSU for 16 years. She has been working in ILL for over two years now. Her specialty is Lending. If you would like to contact her, you can at email@example.com. Jesi: If you didn’t have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time? Lorraine: I … More Getting to Know Lorraine Quintero at San Diego
Most of us are accustomed to statuses in ILLiad. If a request needs copyright cleared it is in the Awaiting Copyright Clearance queue with an Awaiting Copyright Clearance status and if an item is being search for on the shelf it has the In Stacks Search status. Alma also has statuses that alert staff to … More CSU+ Statuses
Hello fellow ISPIE’ers, As the months continue to pass us by (much too quickly), we must begin planning our 2018 I-SPIE conference. As of now, there are only 2 members on the conference planning committee, and no host campus. This is a very fun and enriching experience to be a part of! For every successful … More Where Will We Meet Next?
All the functional committees in the ULMS now have their own Confluence pages set up by the Chancellors Office. The ULMS Resource Sharing page is live and includes the groups meeting agendas/notes, CSU+ policies, and our thoughts on ways to use the NCIP for the foreseeable future. The page also will give a glimpse on … More Resource Sharing Confluence
The flip cards are finally ready! You can download them and find some light instructions on their page under the CSU+ tab. You can start using the flip cards and red bags today! If you want to test out the cards for a bit before printing them on card stock or laminating them go ahead … More Flip Cards