B. Sierra Essentials

Encore Basics (BB301)

This course is an introduction to Encore, PrairieCat's OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) . Topics include basic and advanced searching in Encore and review of placing holds, using a cart, saving lists and other patron empowerment features.
  • Welcome & Tips
  • Encore Basics Introduction
  • Encore Basics Manual
  • Getting Started - Layout
  • Beginning your search
  • Results and Sorting
  • Introducing Facets
  • Using Facets
  • Full Record
  • Login and Alternate ID
  • Patron Account
  • Placing a Hold
  • Introduction to Book Cart
  • Book Cart Continued
  • Encore Basics Test
  • Encore Basics Assignment
  • Encore Basics Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed