Cataloging Unit 5: Overview
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Western Languages Cataloging Team I
  Overview of I&II

Western Languages Cataloging Team II
  Overview of I&II

Middle Eastern Languages Team

Approval and Copy Cataloging Team

Serials and e-Resources Team

Authorities Committee

Cataloging Unit 4, Holdings and Record Management Section Overview
Formerly known as Catalog Maintenance, Database Interface Unit (DBIU), Database Management Unit (DBMS), and Cataloging Unit 5.

The Holdings and Record Management Section currently has primary responsibility for transfer of materials to ReCAP (the Remote Storage facility located on the Forrestal Campus) and training of other units' staff in this procedure.

Additional major responsibilities are: Firestone transfers and training of other staff in this process; replacements; withdrawals; Princeton University Press gift books; retrospective conversion of catalog records; and resolution of database problems, including those forwarded from Circulation, Plating & Labeling, outside libraries, and Borrow Direct.

The unit also does some LC and member cataloging.