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1.5. Request Library Card

If you want to use the Request Library Card feature of Evergreen, you will choose which fields of data you want to collect and which will be mandatory when completing the web form.  You will indicate where on the catalog page the link to it will reside. Most libraries choose to have it on the bottom navigation bar of their public catalog and also put a link directly to the form on their website.

Some libraries choose not to use this feature if they have their own online web form.

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Learn more about the Request Library Card feature in the 3.3 Training Guide.

After this feature is activated: Review Library Settings to ensure your web form collects the data you need to be able to issue a card if your location wants to mail the card after the form is completed.

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