Technical Services Staff Information

Database Management and Standards Committee (DMSC): Maintains quality standards for the Central Catalog. Creates metadata policies and procedures for all members to follow. Organizes cooperative projects to catalog consortial resources. Consists of cataloging librarians.

Quick links:

What technical services librarians should know about OhioLINK:

About the OhioLINK Central Catalog

Matching algorithm

Catalog Error Reporting Procedures and Form

Cataloging Electronic Resources

Local Holdings in Central

Tables of Contents and Other Catalog Enrichment

About the OhioLINK Office Catalog for EJC holdings

OhioLINK Finding Aid Repository

Collection Development documents

Committee documents:

ILS Request for Information Responses* (OStaff login required)

Encoded Archival Description: EAD Task Force

OhioLINK Electronic Theses and Dissertations Task Force Report*

Collaborative technical services: CollaboraTeS Toolbox

Electronic Resource Management: E-Resources Working Group

Digital Resources Management Committee: Metadata Subcommittee | Metadata Applications Profile

Metadata Task Force (2003-2006)

Reinventing OhioLINK and DMSC*: Initiatives of Interest to DMSC (2008)

Training Materials: Core Competencies (2008)