Scott Seaman
University Of Colorado
Norlin Library
Cb 184 Rm E157
Boulder, Co 80309
seaman@spot.Colorado.Edu

This essay describes the process used to transfer circulation patron and transaction records from a CARL Systems, Inc. (CSI) online circulation module into an Innovative Interfaces, Inc. (III) circulation module. It describes how the University of Colorado designed and programmed a software interface that reformatted CARL data into a format acceptable to III. This article is based on the author’s presentation at the 4th Circulation Open Forum sponsored by the Access Services Coalition, Denver, Colorado, 1995.

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