libraries@cambridge

Ordering barcodes

Libraries circulating through Alma can order top-up runs of barcodes for new books/borrowers.

 

Barcode details

The dimensions of each individual barcode is 70mm x 35mm.

They are printed in sheets of 24 barcodes (8 rows of 3 across).

The barcodes are white multi purpose labels. They are laser-printed but not laminated.

 

Format

The bacodes produced by libraries@cambridge are encoded using the Telepen-Ascii format. Before ordering bacodes from us please ensure that your scanners are able to read this format. Check with your Computer Officer if you are unsure.

 

Pricing and Ordering

Library type Pricing Method of ordering
Affiliated libraries No charge Purchase orders are no longer required. Instead, please send a written order to libraries@cambridge (via UMS or to the helpdesk), marked for the attention of Angela Bell.
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Requests should provide the following information:
a) Type of barcode required - i.e. book or borrower (patron)
b) Number of barcodes required
Non-affiliated Dep/Fac libraries £12.00 per thousand**
(no VAT)
An intertnal purchase order should be generated in CUFS, with the University Library stated as the supplier. Orders should be sent to libraries@cambridge (via UMS or to the helpdesk), marked for the attention of Angela Bell.
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Orders should provide the following information:
a) Type of barcode required - i.e. book or borrower (patron)
b) Number of barcodes required
c) invoice 'payable to' information
College libraries & other libraries associated with the University £12.00 per thousand**
(+ VAT)
Send an offical order to libraries@cambridge (via UMS or to the helpdesk), marked for the attention of Angela Bell.
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Orders should provide the following information:
a) Type of barcode required - i.e. book or borrower (patron)
b) Number of barcodes required
c) invoice 'payable to' information
d) PO number
UL (West Road building) n/a - produced internally

 

** PLEASE NOTE: Minimum order = 1000

 


Production time

 Barcodes should be ordered at least 7 days before the barcodes are required.

 

 

 

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