John Vaughan Library - Technical Services

1998/1999 Annual Report Highlights

  • New Librarian hired and trained. Temporary replacements for Bindery Technician. Department experienced an 8% reduction in staffing due to these absences. (Data Initiation and Quality Control Teams)

  • Record numbers of materials acquired, cataloged, processed, bound and withdrawn. (All Teams)

  • First year of Blackwell approval plan. Over 1,000 titles acquired. (Acquisitions and Data Initiation)

  • OCLC TechPro outsourcing of 1,666 music score cataloging and labels. (All Teams)

  • New bindery contract with Heckman Bindery. LARS automated software used to manage bindery shipments. Highest number of material in ten years sent to the bindery. (Quality Control)

  • New procedures and location for the Curriculum Materials/Textbook weeding distribution area. Room 119 cleaned and workstation installed to speed the process. (Quality Control)

  • Networked CD-ROM tower installed to support efficiency in cataloging. (Coordination)

  • A Technical Services Intranet website was created at the end of the year. (Coordination)

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    Last updated April 11, 2000
    Northeastern State University
    John Vaughan Library
    Technical Services
    Tahlequah, OK 74464