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Preferences


System Preferences apply to all sites and contain global configurable settings for the entire union.

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Management

Patrons

Select new patron defaults, set grade table preferences, and add Lexile values.

Items

Select new item defaults, link imported items to specific policies, manage your catalog classification system, and control cover art options.

Calendars

Mark Closed and Period Due dates, and assign certain calendars to patron policies.

Circulation

Control displayed content, configure general circulation settings, customize receipts, and manage patron notice messages.

Researcher

Customize your landing page and opt to hide titles without physical copies in circulation.

Policies

Establish rules that regulate how library resources are used by your patrons.

Codes

Manage a list of operator-defined condition codes.

Extras

Access optional third-party software components and Alexandria add-ons.

Configuration

Localization

Customize date formats and currency standards if you live outside of the United States.

Barcodes

Configure how Alexandria reads reads barcodes for Items and Patrons.

Sounds

Configure the sounds that play when specific program events occur.

Circulation Groups

Set groups of items to be tracked by transaction.

Advanced Bookings

Manage and customize reservation emails and booking notices.

Security

Create or modify security groups.

Z39.50

Add, edit, test, or remove z39.50 server addresses and store them in sets.

SIP2

Utilize SIP2 hardware to make your library more efficient with enhanced inventory and security features.

SIS Integration

Use Clever or SIF to share database information among various applications.