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Workshop covering tips and tricks when navigating the catalog for the Mercer County Library System.

Workshop covering tips and tricks when navigating the catalog for the Mercer County Library System.


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  • Pennington Boro Hopewell Boro Hopewell Township Other
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    • 1. Conquer MCL’s New Catalog Anna M. Van Scoyoc [email_address] Hopewell Branch Mercer County Library System 2011 June 15
    • 2. Tonight’s Agenda Will Include:
        • Basic Introduction to the Catalog
        • Demonstration Searches
        • Navigation Tips and Tricks
        • Putting Items on Hold
        • Overview of Library Account Features
        • Q & A
    • 3. From the Catalog, You Can:
        • Search our collection
          • Find reviews and summaries
          • Print and/or email records
          • Put Items on Hold
        • View Award Winners and Bestseller
          • Request a title we may not own
        • View your library account information (“My Account”)
    • 4. Search Results
        • Relevance
          • Looks for search terms in author, title, subject, genre, summary, contents, etc.
          • Search terms present in author or title weighted more heavily (i.e., ideally at the top of the results list)
        • Most recent publication date
        • Facets to tweak results
    • 5. From “My Account,” You Can:
        • View your checked out items
        • Renew items
        • View, edit, or cancel holds
        • View any fines you may have
        • Change your PIN
    • 6. Hands-On
        • Search our collection
        • for juvenile literature
        • ABOUT
        • Harry Potter
    • 7. Hands-On
        • Search our collection
        • for DVDs for movies with Chevy Chase
    • 8. Hands-On
        • Login to your library account and take a look at:
        • Items you have checked out
        • Your holds
    • 9. Q & A CC Image Courtesy of youthforum: ‘A new energy for Europe by European Youth Forum’ http://www.flickr.com/photos/europeanyouthforum/4696932355/