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Resource Groups




Functionality and Resource Groups

The resources and functionality that are available to you when you login will have been configured by OCLC NRE/VDX Support. Resources and functionality are allocated to you using Resource Groups which may be set up to reflect the requirements of: 


user groups


location group

borrower category


The following resources and functionality are allocated according to resource groups:



The availability of the following resources is defined in resource groups as configured by OCLC NRE/VDX Support:

Search profiles

Database accounts

Collections Users

Web reports



User Interface options and permissions 

The availability of the following user interface options and permissions is configured by OCLC NRE/VDX Support:

User Interface options e.g. show cover images; show WorldCat Link Manager; show holdings links; show patron details.

User Interface permissions e.g. creation of request from OpenURL; editing work queues; editing addresses; creating requests; managing requests; use of web admin user interface.


Display options

The availability of the following display options is defined in resource groups by OCLC NRE/VDX Support:

Show Document button

Show Bib Search button

Show control-numbers section (on request create/details)

Show Cover images

Show holdings links

Show locations search button

Show Local (request) Number

Show Patron details

Show User search button

Show World cat-Link-Manager button



For further information on your local VDX configuration, please contact NRE/VDX Support.


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