Liz has written 94 articles

WMS Acquisitions Workflows

by Lydia Welhan, Jared Cowing, and Latasha Means Presentation on the acquisitions workflows at three higher education institutions (Saddleback College, Woodbury University, and University of California, Merced) using the WorldShare Management Services (WMS) platform. Workflows include budgets, ordering, invoicing, receiving, copy cataloging, standing orders, and reports. Slides presented at the WorldShare Management Services (WMS) Users’…

Brittle Books Reformatting Policy and Workflow

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is committed to building and sustaining collections for the use of students, faculty, visiting scholars, and the public. The UIUC Preservation Department reformats brittle and damaged books to ensure the preservation of the intellectual content of its collections. The UIUC…

Preservation and Conservation: Integrated Pest Management

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is a proactive program, utilizing techniques that minimize or even eliminate the use of chemicals, that is designed to determine whether there is a pest problem that needs to be addressed or whether there are buildings maintenance or operation issues that need…

Digital Preservation at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Digital preservation wiki created by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  Includes documentation about: Medusa Digital Preservation Services Born Digital Materials Media preservation Hathi-Trust at UIUC Archive-It Legacy Documenation   Available at: https://wiki.illinois.edu/wiki/display/LibraryDigitalPreservation/Home  

Bindery Preparations at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign A collection of library binding guidelines and documentation developed by the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The main page is available at this URL: http://www.library.illinois.edu/prescons/services/bindery_prep/index.html#2 . Additional documentation (found at the bottom of the page) includes: Bindery Preparations Documentation Binding Handbook Preface [.pdf] General Guidelines [.pdf]…