New Year. New Priorities

Top 3 Technical Services Priorities for 2022

Check out the results of our survey of librarians across the country.

Happy New Year, Colleague!

It’s the time of year to set goals and make plans. What are your priorities for 2022? Here’s how 169 librarians ranked their technical services priorities for this year.

1.  Collection Development

2.  Workflow Efficiency

3.  Improve Discovery

Metadata quality was also high on survey respondents’ lists which is a key factor in improving discoverability.

As you set your technical services priorities for 2022, take a look at how MARCIVE call help you achieve them:

•Authorities Processing to increase consistency
•Linked Data to offer patrons more resource options with every search
•Reading Notes record enrichment, including Lexile® Measures and Accelerated Reader, to help young readers find the best resources for their interests and reading levels
•Other MARC Record Enrichment to add more access points with TOC, summaries and fiction/biography data

Explore Services

Reach out to talk with one of our cataloging experts about how MARCIVE can help support your library’s technical services and improve discoverability for your patrons.

Congratulations to Darlene Veghts with the Barbour Library at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary!  She is the winner of the drawing for a $100 Amazon gift card. Thanks to everyone who participated in our survey.



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