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  • Feb. 7, 2023
  • 09:30 AM

Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID:  814 7899 7873

Passcode:   database


ADD TO CALENDAR February 07, 2023 9:30am February 07, 2023 9:30am America/Chicago Canceled - Database Management Advisory Group Meeting
  • Feb. 7, 2023
  • 09:30 AM

Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID:  814 7899 7873

Passcode:   database


ADD TO CALENDAR February 07, 2023 9:30am February 07, 2023 9:30am America/Chicago Canceled: CCS Database Management Advisory Group
  • Feb. 8, 2023
  • 10:00 AM

To submit public comment, either join the meeting using the link below, or send an email with your comments to Executive Director Rebecca Malinowski at at any time before the meeting. All comments will be read aloud during the meeting.  

Join Zoom Meeting 

Meeting ID: 878 6014 3324 Web Passcode: CCSEC 

+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) Phone Passcode: 180412 

ADD TO CALENDAR February 08, 2023 10:00am February 08, 2023 10:00am America/Chicago Executive Committee Meeting
  • Feb. 15, 2023
  • 09:30 AM

Join Zoom Meeting:

Call In Number: 1-312-626-6799

Meeting ID: 849 4491 2102

Passcode: 334338

ADD TO CALENDAR February 15, 2023 9:30am February 15, 2023 9:30am America/Chicago CAMM Technical Group Meeting
  • Feb. 21, 2023
  • 01:30 PM

Join CCS for a demo of BookChat. Staffed by NoveList experts, BookChat provides on-demand book suggestions and readers' advisory help. 

BookChat is not included in the CCS EBSCO/Novelist package. CCS member libraries who subscribe to BookChat will be billed separately for the product.


We’ll be using Microsoft Teams for this demo. It’s OK if you don’t use Teams at your library; there’s nothing to download. Just use the access information below: 

When you’re ready, click the link below to join the Teams meeting. You can either connect audio through your computer or call in via the telephone number listed below the link.

Location: This is a Microsoft Teams web conference.

You can join this meeting from your computer, tablet, or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
US: +1 704 228 1743
Conference ID: 907 126 656#

Find your local number:

ADD TO CALENDAR 02/21/23 13:30 pm 02/21/23 13:30 pm America/Chicago BookChat Demo
  • Feb. 22, 2023
  • 10:00 AM

With the added capability of overlaying Bibliographic records in Leap, the full cataloging and copy-cataloging workflows will be available in Leap soon. This webinar will provide an overview of:

  • Importing bibliographic records from remote databases.
  • Importing bibliographic records from MARC import.
  • Editing bibliographic records in Leap. 
  • Deduplicating bibliographic records in Leap.  
  • Creating new bibliographic records manually in Leap. 
ADD TO CALENDAR 02/22/23 10:00 am 02/22/23 10:00 am America/Chicago Bibliographic Records in Leap
  • Feb. 23, 2023
  • 09:30 AM

Meeting URL:

Call In Number: 1-312-626-6799

Meeting ID: 852 6480 9240

Passcode: 708803

Agenda Submission Form:

ADD TO CALENDAR 02/23/23 09:30 am 02/23/23 09:30 am America/Chicago ILL Technical Group Meeting
  • Feb. 28, 2023
  • 02:00 PM

Join us for an overview of the tools and resources available to help onboard new staff to Polaris and CCS. Bring your training questions and onboarding success stories to share with the group!

This session will be held via Zoom. Access information will be emailed to attendees roughly one week before the session. The session will be recorded and posted online for those who are not able to attend live. 
ADD TO CALENDAR 02/28/23 14:00 pm 02/28/23 14:00 pm America/Chicago Training Goes Meta: Tools and Tips for Onboarding Staff

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