Access Services departments in libraries have become highly complex organizations responsible for a broad range of functions, often including circulation, reserves, interlibrary lending and borrowing, document delivery, stacks maintenance, building security, photocopying, and providing general patron assistance. This book offers effective solutions to familiar problems, fresh ideas for responding to patron needs, and informed speculation on new trends and issues facing access services departments. This book was originally published as a special issue of the Journal of Access Services.We also found it wise to include the EWU equipment ID number and serial number in each item record. ... The library currently has to send all equipment to the manufacturer for warranty work. ... Systems Unit staff are in the process of creating a web-based equipment repair history database that library staff and the STFCanbsp;...
|Title||:||Best Practices in Access Services|
|Author||:||Lori L. Driscoll, W. Bede Mitchell|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-06-11|