Getting Started With Circulation

This page provides an overview of everything you need to know about MOBIUS circulation rules, policies and processing OpenRS transactions in FOLIO. The MOBIUS Help Desk is available to you if you have any questions or difficulties. We also provide customized FOLIO training for MOBIUS member libraries. 

MOBIUS Circulation Policies & Best Practices

How Materials Are Borrowed Through MOBIUS​
Understand the different ways that patrons can borrow materials through MOBIUS using Patron Initiated Borrowing. 

What Can Be Borrowed and For How Long
The types of materials that can be borrowed, loan periods, renewals, and more. 

Handling Lost and Damaged Materials
How to handle issues involving items that are damaged or lost, either by the courier or a library patron. 

Overdue Notices and Fees
Information about when to send overdue notices and text that should be used. 

Circ & ILL Contact List
A list of all circulation and interlibrary loan contacts at MOBIUS member libraries. 

Bed Bug Information and Best Practices
General information about bedbugs, suggested guidelines for treatment, best practices for libraries, and training for staff.

SpineOMatic Instructions for FOLIO
Instructions for using SpineOMatic with FOLIO to print spine labels for materials. 

MOBIUS Label Template
Template for printing green adhesive labels for shipping materials through the courier.