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Millennium Acquisitions. Modified from a 2002 IUG presentation done by Ted Fons, Innovative Product Manager Acquisitions & Serials. New features coming with Phase II. Extended Approval Plan (handle multiple-copy approval and firm orders)

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millennium acquisitions

Millennium Acquisitions

Modified from a 2002 IUG presentation done by Ted Fons, Innovative Product Manager

Acquisitions & Serials


New features coming with Phase II

  • Extended Approval Plan (handle multiple-copy approval and firm orders)
  • Hold Alert (staff alerted if any holds on a title during invoice processing)
  • Edit Use Tax Rates (library can edit use tax rates that the system uses)
  • EDIFACT ordering (possible to send location and fund details for each copy in a multi-copy order using EDIFACT ordering)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Financial Functions:
    • Simplified Acquisitions (eliminate need to post and clear payment history file; automatically occur after invoice processing)
    • Fund Adjustments (new fund and fiscal year appropriations also expenditure and encumbrance adjustments)
    • Fund Activity Reports (provide a printed audit trail for current transactions)
    • Foreign Currency Estimated Price Manager (recalculate estimated price for orders based on fluctuations in conversion rates)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Financial Functions:
    • Estimated Price Manager(recalculate the estimated price for orders based on the actual cost of previous payments)
    • Increase Maximum Order Links  to 200 (allows library to attach up to 200 orders to each bibliographic record)
    • Increase Maximum Payment Sessionsto 50 (allows library to have up to 50 payment sessions for each accounting unit)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Receiving:
    • Copy-Specific Receiving (will allow the user to specify which copy to create items for when receiving a multiple-copy order)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Management Functions:
    • Financial Reports (generate financial reports based on library’s fund hierarchies for current and previous fiscal years)
    • Vendor Statistics Tracking (allows library to gauge vendor performance and record total vendor activity over time)
    • Currency conversion table (allows library to establish a conversion rate for each currency)
    • Usetax table (allows library to establish its use tax rates)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Purchase Orders:
    • EDIFACT Orders (allows library to transmit purchase orders in EDIFACT format)
    • Preferred ISBN (staff will be able to select specific ISBN used in an order)
    • Multiple Receiving and Billing Addresses (allows library to maintain specific addresses for specific copies)
    • Purchase Order Sorting (allows sorting of printed PO’s)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Selection Lists (N/A to SWITCH):
    • Multiple Funds/Locations in Templates (allows library to establish logical fund and location groups to store in templates)
    • Embedded Book Reviews (uses WebBridge to integrate book reviews right into the selection list display for each title, not just link to the review)
    • Running Totals (details spending in a selection list)
    • Value-Added Service Charges (how much selection list item will cost above list price)
    • Branch-specific fund and location editing (allows library to restrict users to editing only his branch codes)

New features coming with Phase III

  • Vendor Maintenance:
    • 30,000 Vendors (allows library to store up to 30,000 vendors and introduces more flexible vendor record
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Show improved field labels

Enhanced record display and improved editor

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Show improved vendor address editing

The improved editor extends to vendor and fund editing

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Show public view

Select “Public Display”

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Show public view

Public Display is exactly what the patron sees


The Multiple Window feature: In this example, the benefit of multiple windows is the ease of comparing two similar records.

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All Features of Release 2002, II & III

Phase 2 Enhancements List

  • Online User Manual #105325

Millennium Acquistions

  • Online User Manual #100600
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General Features of Release 2002
  • CREATE LISTS in all modules
    • Training school by school
    • Print materials & Powerpoint available
  • Millennium EDITOR for all modules
    • One-on-one help (email me)
    • Print Materials & Powerpoint available
    • Tutorial available on CS Direct (
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CS Direct Online Help
  • CS Direct :




Using Millennium Applications

Using Millennium Editor

Using Millennium Serials Holdings