Hi all, We are trying to incorporate Accelerated Readers (AR) levels in our juvenile titles so that parents and kids can search for those directly in our catalog (our ILS is Polaris). The information about the AR titles is usually entered in the 526 field… Tag: 526 Indicators: 1st – 0 2nd – Subfields: ‡a [Program name: Accelerated Reader] ‡b [Interest level: LG (lower grades K-3), MG (middle grades 4-8), MG+ (middle grades plus 6 and up), UG (upper grades 9-12)] ‡c [Reading level]: # ‡d [Title point value]: # ‡x [Non-public note]: txt ‡z [Public note]: txt Example: 526 0 Accelerated Reader AR $b Upper Grades $c 6.4 $d 7.0 Have any of you incorporate the AR information in your Juvenile/YA titles and if so, how are you indexing the tag to allow patrons to search for these? I am particularly interested in any methods you’re using to allow patrons not just to search for Accelerated Readers but also to filter by the interest level (subfield b) and reading level (subfield c). Maribel Piloto Technical Services Manager Miami-Dade Public Library System 101 West Flagler St. Miami, FL 33130 Tel. 305-375-5505 Fax 305-375-5036 www.mdpls.org<http://www.mdpls.org/> "Delivering Excellence Every Day" Please consider the environment before printing this e-mail. Miami-Dade County is a public entity subject to Chapter 119 of the Florida Statutes concerning public records. E-mail messages are covered under such laws and thus subject to disclosure.