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  • planning and co-ordinating activities related to computer linking of libraries in the Republic of Macedonia,
  • providing and maintaining common computer and communication capacity for the operation of the system and the central services,
  • managing the shared bibliographic database COBIB.MK,
  • providing COBISS software and manuals for shared cataloguing, local library functions and other services for all members of COBISS.MK,
  • professional assistance to libraries with acquisition, installation and maintenance of computer equipment,
  • organising training and professional help to libraries and other users of COBISS software and services,
  • evaluation of library staff qualifications for participating in shared cataloguing (in co-operation with the National library),
  • providing access to foreign information services and databases for libraries and other users,
  • professional help to libraries with data conversion and transfer from other systems.