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This is an overview of the email lists managed by the Orbis Cascade Alliance.

All E-mail addresses end with @orbiscascade.org. Please contact Elizabeth Duell for questions.

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Open Lists


Open lists can be joined by any individual at a member library. If you would like to join an open list please contact Elizabeth Duell or the Program Manager in each area.

General

List Name List Address Info
Announce Announce Updates, announcements, job postings
Alliance Exchange Alliance-exch For member libraries to offer books/resources to others in the consortium

Collaborative Workforce

List Name List Address Info
Tech Services Discussion cwt-tsdisc Community building, general questions, troubleshooting
OCLC Implementors cwt-oclc Discussion group for OCLC implementors
Tech Services Acquisitions  ts-acq  Community building, general questions, troubleshooting for acquisitions topics
Tech Services Electronic Resources
 ts-eresources  Community building, general questions, troubleshooting for electronic resources topics [Note, information on reading licenses and contracts, and related to the Shared Content program are not on this list.]
Tech Services Resource Management
 ts-resourcemanagement  Community building, general questions, troubleshooting for resource management/cataloging topics

Content Creation & Dissemination

List Name List Address Info
Archives and Manuscript Service aandm
Community building, general questions, troubleshooting

Discovery & Delivery

List Name List Address Info
Discovery & Delivery Community dd-community Community building, general questions, announcements that impact both discovery and resource sharing/fulfillment
Discovery Discussion disc-discussion Community building, questions specific to discovery, troubleshooting
Fulfillment Discussion  fulfill-discussion Community building, questions specific to resource sharing/fulfillment, troubleshooting
Courier courier ABPs, courier supplies requests, statistical reports, and general courier questions (includes all courier participants, not just Alliance libraries)
New Primo UI primo5 Questions and comments about Ex Libris' new responsive Primo UI, including reporting issues and problems to the community
UX & Accessibility   ig-ux-accessibility-group  An interest group to discuss user experience and accessibility across discovery and delivery platforms

Shared Content

List Name List Address Info
ER alliance-er  
ER News alliance-ernews  
ER Non Member ernonmember For non-Alliance member news and business

Systems

List Name List Address Info
Systems Discussion sys-discussion Community building, general questions, troubleshooting
PCI Updates pci-updates  


Open Interest Group Lists


Interest groups are lists provided for members of the Alliance with similar interests to discuss relevant topics. If you would like to join an open list please contact Elizabeth Duell.

List Name List Address Info
Media Interest Group media-group  
Law School Interest Group law-ig  

Closed Lists


Closed lists are restricted to members of a particular group and are used to conduct group business. If you are a member of a group, you will be added to the group's list. Closed lists are updated with changes in the group's membership.

General

  • Board
  • Board Admin
  • Board-Council only
  • Council
  • Council Admin
  • Finance Team
  • Human Resources Task Force
  • Assessment Team
  • Alliance staff
  • COE Initiatives
    • COE Analytics
  • Policy & Coordination Team

Collaborative Workforce

  • CW Team
  • CW Representatives
  • CW Inventory Working Group
  • CW Expertise Working Group
  • Technical Services Working Group
    • Authority Control Group
    • YBP EOCR Records Loads in Alma Group
  • Technical Services Representatives

Content Creation & Dissemination

  • CCD Team
  • CCD Representatives
  • Archives and Manuscript Service Archivists' Toolkit Administrators
  • Archival Collection Management Working Group
  • Digital Collections Working Group
  • Digital Preservation Working Group
  • EAD Database Working Group
  • OER Working Group
  • Unique Collections in SILS Working Group

Discovery & Delivery

  • DD Team
  • DD Representatives
  • Primo Release Testing Working Group
  • Normalization Rules Working Group
  • Norm Rules Advisory Group
  • Primo Reference and Instruction Meeting planners
  • Summit COE Working Group
  • Summit Working Group
  • Summit Resource Sharing Contacts

Shared Content

  •  SC Team
  •  SC Representatives
  •  E-Book Working Group

Systems

  •  Systems Team
  •  Systems Representatives 
  •  Alma Enhancements Working Group
  •  ELUNA contacts
  • Primo Toolkit Working Group
  • Primo Customization Working Group
  • Service Level Agreement (SLA) Working Group
  • Sandbox Testing


Last updated: December 14, 2016