The Electronic Resources Unit & Library Systems Unit at Zahnow Library is made up of the Electronic Resources Librarian, the Periodicals Assistant and the Library Systems Specialist. We are a part of the Technical Services Department at the library.
Most of what we do is out of the public eye, but if the library systems go haywire, we (and others) are the people who get those systems back on track.
Our responsibilities briefly include:
Check Transfer Alert Service -- Beth
Check open access packages for access -- Gloria
Update database usage monthly--Gloria
Update ebook usage monthly --Beth
Update YTD database & individual e-journal usage monthly -- Beth & Gloria
EBSCO holdings management - randomly check access, hidden titles, dual custom / managed coverage, delete "no access" titles if truly no access, etc. -- Beth and Gloria
Refresh WAM once a week -- Matt or Beth
Check EBSCO status page daily -- Beth