Keeping your catalogue tidy.
Reports can be a vital tool in helping libraries ensure their Bibliographic data is at the highest quality.
While our matching routines help to prevent Duplicate records from being added to the system in the first place its still important review your bibliographic works for possible duplicates
Report – Works – Duplicate Candidates – (NEW Aug 2023) List of works with potential duplicate titles
This report searches your library databases for possible duplicates Bibliographic works with the same author and format based on
- Matching ISBN, or
- Matching exact title or
- Matching Fuzzy Title (1st 12 characters of the title or specified length of the title)
Operators then can assess if the works are duplicates and should be merged or not.
Ask AIT about making the report available to your Library through the reports Portal.