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Why does a hold request have an unexpected barcode starting with g=$?

Applies to
  • WorldShare Circulation
Answer

Barcodes starting with g=$ are system-generated barcodes. These special barcodes are made when a hold request is submitted as a special request. You can also identify special hold requests by the note in the request. 

Additional information

About Special Hold Requests

Page ID
39070