OPAC LIBSYS WEB OPAC
SEARCH <ul><li>OPAC in libsys provides three kinds of searches: </li></ul><ul><li>Simple Search   </li></ul><ul><li>Advanc...
Simple Search <ul><li>The user can make a simple search using this option. The fields to be entered are: </li></ul><ul><li...
ADDITIONAL SEARCH <ul><li>This function helps in making an additional search. The data fields are: </li></ul><ul><li>Datab...
ADVANCE SEARCH <ul><li>This function helps in making an advance search. The data fields are: </li></ul><ul><li>Database : ...
BROWSE <ul><li>This function helps in browsing the database. The browsing can be done on different catalogues such as, aut...
NEW ARRIVALS  <ul><li>This option facilitates the member to view the new additions to the holdings of the library. In the ...
JOURNALS <ul><li>This option displays the list of serials in a library. The list is arranged in an alphabetic order and it...
PATRON <ul><li>This option enables a member to know how many check-outs are in his name, along with their details, and due...
OPTIONS <ul><li>This option enables the users to have a color and font setting of their choice. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Designed by : </li></ul><ul><li>Ashok Kumar Sahu </li></ul><ul><li>THANK YOU </li></ul>
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  1. 1. OPAC LIBSYS WEB OPAC
  2. 2. SEARCH <ul><li>OPAC in libsys provides three kinds of searches: </li></ul><ul><li>Simple Search </li></ul><ul><li>Advance Search </li></ul><ul><li>Additional Search </li></ul><ul><li>In each of the searches, the following options are available: </li></ul>
  3. 3. Simple Search <ul><li>The user can make a simple search using this option. The fields to be entered are: </li></ul><ul><li>Database : Select from the combo box the database on which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Field : Select from the combo box the field on which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Enter word(s) or phrase : Give the word(s) or phrase on the basis of which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Connector : Select from the combo box the connector required between the search words. </li></ul><ul><li>Specify Year(s) of Publication : Give the time frame within which a search has to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Search and the result is displayed. Thus , a simple search can be made on any field, title-wise, author-wise or subject-wise. </li></ul>
  4. 4. ADDITIONAL SEARCH <ul><li>This function helps in making an additional search. The data fields are: </li></ul><ul><li>Database : Select from the combo box the database on which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Field : Enter the words or phrase in each of the search fields. </li></ul><ul><li>Connector : Select the connector from the combo box . </li></ul><ul><li>Specify Year(s) of Publication : Give the time frame within which a search has to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Search and the result is displayed. This function of Additional Search facilitates the user to refine a search using a combination of search fields. </li></ul>
  5. 5. ADVANCE SEARCH <ul><li>This function helps in making an advance search. The data fields are: </li></ul><ul><li>Database : Select from the combo box the database on which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Field : Select from the combo box the field on which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Enter word(s) or phrase : Give the word(s) or phrase on the basis of which the search is to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Connector : Select from the combo box the connector required between the search words. </li></ul><ul><li>Specify Year(s) of Publication : Give the time frame within which a search has to be made. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Search and the result is displayed. This function of Advance Search facilitates the user to refine a search using a combination of search fields. </li></ul>
  6. 6. BROWSE <ul><li>This function helps in browsing the database. The browsing can be done on different catalogues such as, author, title, subject and on different databases such as, books, journals, articles, reports, etc.The data fields are:Catalogue: Select from the combo box either author, title, classified, subject, place or publisher.Enter begining character(s): Enter the search word(s)Database: Select the database from the combo box. The screen displays the author, title and call number if 'Author' is selected as the catalogue to be searched on. The details of a selected title are also displayed. The following options are available: </li></ul><ul><li>Copies: To display the status of the title, details and the due date if checked-out to any member. </li></ul>
  7. 7. NEW ARRIVALS <ul><li>This option facilitates the member to view the new additions to the holdings of the library. In the case of serials, the issue details and the date of receipt are displayed. In the case of books, the title, author, year of publication and the accession number are displayed. </li></ul>
  8. 8. JOURNALS <ul><li>This option displays the list of serials in a library. The list is arranged in an alphabetic order and it displays the name of the publisher also. </li></ul>
  9. 9. PATRON <ul><li>This option enables a member to know how many check-outs are in his name, along with their details, and due date, reserves made along with details, change the password and put in a request for the purchase of a title. </li></ul>
  10. 10. OPTIONS <ul><li>This option enables the users to have a color and font setting of their choice. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Designed by : </li></ul><ul><li>Ashok Kumar Sahu </li></ul><ul><li>THANK YOU </li></ul>

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