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Language Strengths

Use the following information to help you gather the information needed in the Language Strengths part of the profile.

Language Strengths lets you indicate the strength of your collection in each of the languages listed.

The default strength level for each language is 1. None or Minimal Information. Change the default level for each language in which your institution's collection has a strength level of 2 or greater.

For help, see Levels of collection strength.

Indicate collection strength by language 

Use the Language Strengths part of the profile to indicate collection strength by language. 

To go to this part of the profile, click the Collection Strengths tab on the Profile main menu and then click the Language link below the tab.

Indicate collection strength by language

To indicate collection strength by language:

  1. Click the radio button for the level of collection strength for each language.
  2. Click the Save button. The system saves the levels.

Shortcut for indicating collection strength by language

To reduce the number of individual radio buttons that you need to click:

  1. In the set of radio buttons located at the top of the list, click the appropriate radio button for the level of most languages.     
  2. Click the Apply All button.
    • The system automatically selects the same radio button for all languages listed on the screen.
  3. Click the appropriate radio button for each language that has a different level.
  4. Click the Save button. The system saves the levels.

 

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