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Library student assistants: Newspapers & magazines


When newspaper issues come in, all you do is stamp them and put them on the shelf:

newspaper with ATC library ownership stamp

Checking in journal issues

Athens Campus

  • Stamp the issue
  • Strip the issue
  • Put the issue on Qian's desk. She will return it to you to be shelved.


  • Stamp the issue, and locate the date. It will likely also have a volume and issue number but the date is the easiest identifier.

magazine cover arrow pointing to the date

  • Log onto Alma
  • Click Acquisitions, then receive:

Acquisitions menu

  • Find your title. You can search for it in the box:

checkin searcn

  • Click the 3 dots on the right side of the title.


  • Find the issue you have. Remember, it's easiest to match by date. Click the 3 dots again, then click Receive.

Choose your issue

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