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 **__Receiving gifts__** **__Receiving gifts__**
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 +We generally do not accept damaged materials as gifts.
  
 When a monographic gift item is first unpacked, keep any inserts/​letters about the gift with the item and insert a Gift Routing Slip (see Susan Pease to obtain). Either give the item to Susan, or follow this procedure: When a monographic gift item is first unpacked, keep any inserts/​letters about the gift with the item and insert a Gift Routing Slip (see Susan Pease to obtain). Either give the item to Susan, or follow this procedure:
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 If we do not hold a particular title in Aleph, search in OCLC.  If we do not hold a particular title in Aleph, search in OCLC. 
  
-  * If DLC/DLC or full cataloging ​copy is found, ​update our holdings in OCLC (F8 or Action -> Update Holdings) then Export the record to Aleph. Add the appropriate 9xx field(s) and update bib record. Catalog to Main Stacks or SEL as appropriate and add item record/​holdings record as usual. Item Process Status should be PC and Statistics should be 02.  If the book had a notation about the donor, leave slip in book. If it is destined for SEL, place slip in book. +  * If DLC/DLC or good contributed ​copy is found, Export the record to Aleph. Add the appropriate 9xx field(s) (initials/​date,​ OCLC, AUTHORITY) and update ​the bib record. Catalog to Main Stacks or SEL as appropriate and add item record/​holdings record as usual. Item Process Status should be PC and Statistics should be 02.  If the book had a notation about the donor, leave slip in book. If it is destined for SEL, place slip in book.  
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 +  * If less-than-full cataloging copy is found (usually ELvl K, M, 3), update our holdings in OCLC then Export the record to Aleph. Create an item record with a barcode in General Information 1. In General Information 2, set Statistics 02 and add the Internal Note: on Pending Gifts shelf in IRM.  Make a printout of the bib record in Aleph, place inside book, and place the book on the Pending Gifts shelf behind Susan Pease. 
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 +  * If no cataloging copy is found in OCLC, return the books to the "​Accepted Gifts" shelf. Make sure there is an "OCLC 0[slash]"​ and the date searched on a post-it on the front.  
  
-  * If less-than-full cataloging copy is found (ELvl K, M, 3), update our holdings in OCLC then Export the record to Aleph. Create an item record with a barcode in General Information 1. In General Information 2, add the Internal Note: on Pending Gift Cats shelf in IRM.  Place the book on said shelf, which is behind Susan Pease. ​ 
  
 If we do hold a particular title in Aleph: ​ If we do hold a particular title in Aleph: ​
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-Ser Anals, Contin Anals, Cat Seps, Contin Cat Seps:+__Ser Anals, Contin Anals, Cat Seps, Contin Cat Seps:__
  
 If we do not hold a series title, search on OCLC. If a record is found for the series title and/or individual title for the book in hand, make a printout(s) to insert into the book and set it aside on the specified shelf in the Gifts Backlog for further work.  If we do not hold a series title, search on OCLC. If a record is found for the series title and/or individual title for the book in hand, make a printout(s) to insert into the book and set it aside on the specified shelf in the Gifts Backlog for further work. 
  
 +**__DVDs__**
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 +Catalog as usual or notify Linda Merritt of these.
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 +**__Music__**
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 +Sometimes we get tapes or similar musical works. Inform Peter Shea.
  
 **__Questionable additions__** ​ **__Questionable additions__** ​
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 **__Gifts in poor condition__** **__Gifts in poor condition__**
  
-Some volumes come to us in delicate or poor condition. ​If it has been chosen to be kept by a Selector, consult with Lorraine James on the proper way to preserve it for the stacks before cataloging. ​  If the book has not been specifically marked for our collection and is in a poor condition, set aside for further condition on the Questionable Additions shelf as above+Some volumes come to us in delicate or poor condition. ​We do not accept damaged materials ​as gifts as we cannot afford to remediate or bind damaged gifts. 
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---- //​[[sep@library.umass.edu|Primary contact: Susan Pease]]//+--- //​[[sep@library.umass.edu|Primary contact: Susan Pease]], [[kdion@library.umass.edu|Kay Dion]]//
  
  
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