Q: What is MARC.Set Go?
A: MARC.Set Go is a user friendly application used for quickly adding a large number of items to your collection.

Q: How do I install MARC.Set Go?

A: Installation instructions and a download link can be found on the downloads page

Q: Is there a verison for OSX?

A: No, MARC.Set Go is only available for Windows.

Q: How do I use MARC.Set Go?

A: Download the MARC.Set Go training handout for step-by-step directions


Q: Can I use MARC.Set Go from home?

A: You will first need to connect to the CPS VPN.

Q: Why am I getting a duplicate barcode error?

A: SOAR is a district wide catalog. Most short barcodes (less than 8 digits) have already been claimed. You will need to put a new 14 digit barcode on the book.

Q: Why am I getting a duplicate control number error?

A: The application is no longer searching the local database and is unable to save the record. Make sure you have the latest version of MARC.Set Go installed. Close all instances of MARC.Set Go and reopen them. Please help us track down the issue by reporting occurrences here.

Q: The wrong title is displaying, how do I get the right title?

A1: If available, use the blue arrows above the classification to cycle through the matching records. If none of them match or the arrows are grayed out, click the continue button to search the databases for the next available match.
A2: Try using a different ISBN. The title verso page usually contains several.
A3: The item can be added through LS2 Staff. If you do not have access to LS2 Staff, set the items aside until you have attended training.

Q: I am getting no matches. What do I do?

A1: Try using a different ISBN. The title verso page usually contains several.
A2: The item can be added through LS2 Staff. If you do not have access to LS2 Staff, set the items aside until you have attended training.

Q: The save button is grayed out. How do I save the record?

A: A classification and cutter are required before an item can be saved.

Q: I added an item to the wrong location/collection, Can I correct it or delete it?

A: MARC.Set Go can only add items to the database. If you have access to LS2 Staff, use the Titles & Items screen to move the item. Use the Item Transfers screen for a larger number of items.

Q: When printing spine labels with the Zebra TLP 2844, the spine label is not aligned correctly

A: The default label size for the printer does not match the label stock we use.