CCS News: Birthdate Field Required July 1

In This Issue Reports Update Changes to the Birthdate Field Coming July 1st! New Two-Minute Tutorial: Modifying Circulation Status from Check In Holds Resource Page Change to Notice Job Time Idea Lab Roundup Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings July 10 - SCRAP, 9:30 am, CCS July 12 - Circulation Technical Group, 9:30 am, Glenview

Patron Registration Birthdate Field

One of the July 2017 Governing Board decisions was all libraries will collect patron birthdates with patron registration. However, the birth date field has yet to be flagged as a required field in the patron registration workform. Before going live on Polaris, we decided that the field should not be flagged right away in order to allow libraries and patrons to settle into the new system. We anticipated many patron questions on passwords and wanted staff to be able to quickly update the password without needing to ask for the birthdate at the same time. Now that we are over a year past go-live, the birthdate field will be flagged as a required field in the patron registration workform beginni

CCS News: Advisory Group Rosters

In This Issue FY 19-20 Advisory Groups Polaris Reports Update 4 Voting Days Left in Idea Lab Challenge Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings June 18 - IT Technical Group, 9:30 am, Des Plaines June 20 - PAS Technical Group, 9:30 am, Ela

CCS News: Simply Reports Change Coming

In This Issue Polaris Reports Update New Idea Lab Challenge! Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings June 12 - Acquisition Technical Group, 9:30 am, Winnetka-Northfield June 14 - Circ/ILL Advisory Group. 9:30 am, CCS June 18 - IT Technical Group, Niles-Maine

Changes coming to Polaris Reports

Updated June 6 All applicable staff client reports have been updated. For reference, see the full list of reports that will remain on production (tab 1), along with a list of all reports that will run against the reports database (tab 2). No changes will be made to Simply Reports this week, and these changes will not affect CCS's web reports. Updated June 4 This work has been delayed. The first batch of reports will be updated tomorrow, June 5, before 9 AM. Updated June 3 Cataloging and Circulation Staff Client Reports Updating June 4 Innovative staff will be updating staff client reports found in the Cataloging and Circulation folders and subfolders tomorrow before 9 AM Central. Only report

CCS News: Upcoming Change to Staff Client Reports

In This Issue First Change to Polaris Reports Coming Next Week Featured Web Report: Mismatched Patrons Stat Code Change WILIUG Spring Conference Upcoming Meetings Read the Update! Upcoming Meetings June 12 - Acquisition Technical Group, 9:30 am, Winnetka-Northfield June 14 - Circ/ILL Advisory Group. 9:30 am, CCS June 18 - IT Technical Group, Niles-Maine