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Music Library IUCAT Item Location Codes

Frontlog - Videodiscs

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Frontlog - Videodiscs -- Ask Staff

  • Description: Videodiscs (DVDs) that have been acquired by the Music Library but have not been fully cataloged. These items may be retrieved from the Closed Stacks area for patron use before they are completely cataloged.

  • Location: These items are stored in closed stack areas and must be retrieved by library staff for your use.

  • Access:
    Use IUCAT to find the call number of the item you wish to view. (Note: frontlog call numbers look something like this: AAX1724 or 1237654).
    Request retrieval of the item in one of three ways:
    1. Fill out a yellow retrieval request slip at the circulation desk and give it to the desk attendant.  Be sure to include your name, the IUCAT location, and the call number.  The item will be retrieved within 15 minutes and held for you until the end of the day.
    2. Print a copy of the IUCAT record that contains the composer, title, IUCAT location, and call number. Write your name clearly on the printout and turn it in at the circulation desk. The item will be retrieved within 15 minutes and held for you until the end of the day.
    3. Send an email message to libmus requesting that an item or item(s) be retrieved and held for you that day. You should receive a response within 30 minutes indicating the status of your request.  Once your recordings have been retrieved, you can pick them up at the circulation desk.
    Go to one of the appropriate playback machines to listen to your recordings.