CCS News: API Patch Applied

In This Issue API Patch Applied Survey Results - Planned Downtime Lexile Links Featured Web Report: Item-Level Holds Call Number Split Update MARC Records for Gale Courses and Gale Biography in Context CCS Training Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings February 28 - ILL Technical Group 9:30 AM, (Zion-Benton)

Survey Results - Planned Downtime

We saw a great response to our survey on planned downtime. We received 100 responses, representing staff from each library and across service areas. The survey was open from January 24 until February 4, and was distributed on CCS listservs and CCS News. We received at least one response from each library and responses from staff in all service areas (administration, circulation, interlibrary loan, IT, public services, and technical services). Thank you for participating! Here's what you said: For downtime lasting less than a day, such as an ILS upgrade, 65% of respondents preferred evening downtime and 35% preferred morning downtime. Results were relatively even across service areas. CCS has

CCS News: Econtent Reenabled in PAC

In This Issue Econtent Reenabled in PAC CCS Bibliographic Input Standards RAILS Delivery Fine Count Week Coming Up! IUG Registration Open Idea Lab Roundup CCS Training Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings February 21 - PAS Advisory, 9:30 AM (CCS) February 28 - ILL Technical Group 9:30 AM, (Zion-Benton)

CCS News: Econtent to be Disabled in PAC

In This Issue PAC Upgrade to HTTPS Econtent to be Temporarily Disabled in PowerPAC New Metric Added to Monthly Circ Dept Stat Report Idea Lab Roundup Creativebug Records CCS Training Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings February 11 - Database Management, 9:30 AM (CCS) February 13 - CAMM, 9:30 AM (Ela) February 21 - PAS Advisory, 9:30 AM (CCS) February 28 - ILL Technical Group 9:30 AM, (Zion-Benton)

Overdrive and Axis360 to Be Temporarily Disabled in PowerPAC

CCS has been working with a team at Innovative to determine the cause of our recent Polaris downtime issues. Innovative believes the problems stem from the Polaris API Consumer Service, an overnight process that checks for new econtent titles, changes in econtent item availability, and synchronizes patron econtent circulation activity for Overdrive and Axis 360. This process is interfering with other overnight SQL jobs, causing a snowball effect which results in our database going down. The Innovative development team is working on a patch for the Polaris API Consumer Service as part of their current sprint, which will be applied as soon as it is available. Meanwhile, Innovative and CCS are

CCS News: Holds Permission Changes

In This Issue Permission Change Training Database Update Tonight Switch to HTTPS Survey on Planned Downtime Featured Web Report: ILLINET Registering Reciprocal and CPL Patrons CCS Training Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings February 11 - Database Management, 9:30 AM (CCS) February 13 - CAMM, 9:30 AM (Ela) February 21 - PAS Advisory, 9:30 AM (CCS) February 28 - ILL Technical Group 9:30 AM, (Zion-Benton)