This policy is about the use of Numeric Character References (NCRs) in MARC cataloging records.
This document lists each of the merge rules created in the NZ along with the purpose and text of each rule.
This document provides best practices for Alliance libraries as they manage non-serial electronic resources in Alma within the context of current functionality and partial consortial migration.
This policy ensures incoming institutions can match to Network Zone records and is critical to preserve bibliographic records in the Network Zone.
ndicating inventory (holdings, items, and portfolios) in Alma’s Network Zone for materials both ordered and cataloged will avoid unnecessary duplication, allow member libraries to make acquisitions decisions based on the most current and accurate data, and support increased collaborative technical services and cooperative collection development between Alliance libraries.
This page contains best practices and FAQs about local fields in Alma.
This policy ensures operators working in an Institution Zone do not delete Network Zone records that appear bare, but in fact may be linked to bound-with titles in a local IZ.
These instructions show one method of creating a set of boudwith records so they can be excluded from other sets.
When files in WorldShare Collections reach the 31-day mark of existence they will be placed in a ZIP file. This document explains the impact on Alliance libraries and what needs to be done.
This document provides an overview of the import profile option “Do not override/merge record with an older version.”