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June 21, 2006

Area Programs Staff Meeting

AP meeting is on Thursday, June 29 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Turkish American Friendship Room.

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June 13, 2006

Value of Accessing Individual Records

Hello all,
Most of the concerns about combining the RLG Union Catalog with WorldCat are about needing access to the individual records in a cluster.
AP catalogers also feel strongly about preserving access to individual records in a cluster.
Accessing the individual library records is an important and unique feature.
We are able to choose, compare, combine and edit other libraries’ records in RLIN. Sharing more records gives us a chance to view different decisions on subject headings, call numbers, uniform titles, etc. Viewing different decisions is also a very important habit not only in cataloging but also on many issues in our working and personal life.
Many thanks to those of you who responded.

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June 08, 2006

RLIN21 Features Document

Hello all,
Link below is the revised RLIN21 Features Document.
http://umich.edu/~feyza/RLIN21 Features.docy

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June 06, 2006

Aruna

Congratulations to Aruna’s family on the occasion of their son’s wedding.
Our best wishes to the young couple.
Area Programs.

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June 01, 2006

Helping OCLC Understand WHY Access to Individual Records Are So Valued

Hello everyone,
Please send your responses to me by June 9 in order for our voices to be heard.
Thank you,
http://umich.edu/~feyza/RLIN21 Users Focus Group.doc

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