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Change the location for multiple LHRs

Overview

When you change the branch location for multiple items, you are identifying several items by searching for them by barcode. You can then move the items to a different branch location. All parts or issues represented by a local holdings record are updated when you change the branch or shelving location for multipart or serial item.

When you change the shelving location for multiple items, you are identifying several items by searching for them by barcode. You can then move the items to a different permanent or temporary shelving location. This feature supports workflows where you need to move items from their permanent shelving location to a special location for a temporary collection (new books, holiday books, course reserves) or move them back from a temporary shelving location to their permanent location.

 Note: The 876 $r information is not available for item-level changes. Consequently, for items that have this information, the subfield will not be updated.

Change the branch location for multiple items

 Note: 

  • If you change the branch, any temporary shelving locations associated with the items will be removed.
  • You can scan or enter up to 100 barcodes; however, you need to leave a space between each barcode entry. The system interprets this space as the Boolean OR between each barcode.
  1. From the Scope drop-down list, select My LHRs.
  2. From the Index drop-down list, select Barcode.
  3. In the Term(s) text field, enter the barcode(s)
  4. Click Search.
  5. From the Filter by Branch drop-down list, select a branch. The results are updated to reflect only items from the selected branch.
  6. Select one or more LHRs for which you want to change the branch location.
     Note: The Select All box (upper-left corner of results table) only selects the records on the current page. To expand the number of records on a page, select 2050, or 100 from the Rows drop-down list.
  7. Click Change Branch.
  8. For Branch drop-down list, select a branch.
  9. For Shelving Location, select a new shelving location from the drop-down list.
  10. Click Change.

Change the shelving location for multiple items

 Note: You can enter up to 100 barcodes; however, you need to leave a space between each barcode entry. The system interprets this space as the Boolean OR between each barcode.

  1. From the Scope drop-down list, select My LHRs.
  2. From the Index drop-down list, select Barcode.
  3. In the Term(s) text field, enter the barcode(s).
  4. Click Search.
  5. (Optional). From the Filter by Branch drop-down list, select a branch. The results are updated to reflect only items from the selected branch.
  6. Select one or more LHRs for which you want to change the shelving location.
     Note: The Select All box (upper-left corner of results table) only selects the records on the current page. To expand the number of records on a page, select 2050, or 100 from the Rows drop-down list.
  7. Click Change Shelving Location.
  8. For Move To, select a location.
    • Permanent Shelving Location - This action will remove all items in the local holdings records.
    • Temporary Shelving Location - If selected, select one of these options:
      • Move all items that matched my search query
      • Move all items in the LHR
  9. For Shelving Location, select a new shelving location from the drop-down list.
  10. Click Change.
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