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Project ARS: Request stored items with LYNX

This page summarizes the use of lynx to make pick requests of items from the ARS. The pseudo-screen captures are not graphic, but actually in text with some formatting to colors.
(More below)

LYNX Web Browser

   Snoopy--SSU Library Catalog                                      
Search by:                                                          
                                Call Number                         
                               Journal Title                        
                               Author & Title                       
                              ISBN/ISSN, etc.                       
   [Keyword......] time_____________________ Search                 

Submit to http://iii.sonoma.edu/search~/a?a

Perform a search in Snoopy as usual...

SSU Library                                                                   
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   [JOURNAL TITLE] ______________________________                          
   [View Entire Collection] Search                                         
   Title Time.                                                             
   Imprint [New York, etc., Time Inc.]                                     
   Location   2nd FLOOR PERIODICALS     Journal                            
   SSU OWNS         v. 1(1923)-18(1931) in MICROFILM;                      
                    v. 135(1990)- v. 156 (2000) in MICROFICHE;             
                    v.19 (1932)- in PRINT                                  
   Latest Received: January 29, 2001 v.157 no.4                            
         LOCATION                     CALL #                 STATUS        
     Microform Room      Journal Jan. 4, 1988-Dec. 30, 1991                
     ARS (ASRS Request)   v.19, pt.1 (1932)                                
     ARS (ASRS Request)   v.19, pt.2 (1932)                                
     ARS (ASRS Request)   v.20, pt.1 (1932)                                

-more- http://iii.sonoma.edu/search/stime/stime/1,1,1,B/asrsreqnnnnnnn+F=stime

Items stored in the ARS should have a link called "(ARS Request)" in the "LOCATION" field. If you wish to request an "ARS Stored Item" from the ARS, locate the link called "(ARS Request)" that corresponds to the copy you wish to examine.

   REFRESH(600 sec): http://iii.sonoma.edu/                                
ARS Request

   NAME: A Name I wish to Use__font>
   Ask at the Circulation Desk on the first floor for the item you requested.
                         (REGULAR RECORD DISPLAY)
-more- http://iii.sonoma.edu/search/stime/stime/1,1,1,B/asrsreqnnnnnnn+F=st

Enter in the name you wish to use when notifying the Circulation desk as you pick up your ARS requested item.*

*- There are possible errors that may be reported here. For example, another user may have requested the item just before you, or the item is waiting to be stored in the ARS after it was recently checked-in.

   REFRESH(600 sec): http://iii.sonoma.edu/                                

                         (REGULAR RECORD DISPLAY)

   Your ASRS Request has been accepted

                         (REGULAR RECORD DISPLAY)

This message confirms that your request has been sent, and should be processed.**

**- There are possible errors that may be reported here. For example, another user may have requested the item just before you, or the item is waiting to be stored in the ARS after it was recently checked-in.
***- If you want to know more about some of the possible error messages and what they mean, check out our Error Messages Page for more descriptions.

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