Typical day ordering stuff for the Library

I find that most of the titles I order for a professor are easy to find and purchase. We have a major vendor we utilize for most of the book orders that arrive shelf-ready.  Shelf-ready basically means we receive it, pay for it and put it right on the shelf because the vendor has applied the barcode and spine label.  We do have regular vendors for ordering scores, DVDs and CDs.  But there are the few and far between that I have to go beyond the normal search to find and order.  Jean will laugh … [Read more...]