Hi Ian, You can scan large volumes of items with the 3M Digital Library Assistant to beep/alert when unsecured tags are found. p.23 of DLA UG 8418-7_E.pdf I’ve dropped it in a shared folder: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FxSCptbhkvcmbR7_Bn_YdXSZK1R7E-_8?usp=sharing Joe Joseph Munzer Systems & Applications Officer Information Learning & Estates York St John University YO31 7EX E: [log in to unmask] T: 01904 876701 Accepted for publication? Now make it eligible for the REF ✔ Deposit your work in RaY today<https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/ils/ray/>. For more, see our OA policy<https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/ils/repository-policies/open-access-policy/> & web page<https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/ils/researchers/open-access/>, or contact your ALL<https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/ils/all/>. For news, events and timely alerts, follow ILS: [cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://twitter.com/YSJ_ILS> [cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://www.facebook.com/yorksjils> [cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://www.instagram.com/ysj_ils/> [cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://open.spotify.com/user/ysj_ils> From: Discussion List for RFID in Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Ian Frost Sent: 06 February 2018 11:15 To: [log in to unmask] Subject: RFID Security Hi, Is it possible to confirm via software if an RFID tag is secured? To give some background to this, we have been installing RFID tags into books for years using them to store barcodes which our library self-service machines read to issue and return. Security is currently handled by the use of EM, however we would like to move over to RFID security. The tags we use are from 3m, they are a mixture of square and rectangle ISO tags and by default are set to secured when programed with the barcode (via a 3m 895 workstation/pad). Unfortunately, 3m’s software doesn’t appear to show the security status of the tag, even in its diagnostic area. Is it possible to read the security status using any software? We have 3m V series self-service machines, is there anything in those that we can use? If it helps we also have a 3m Digital Library Assistant. As said our security system is EM and therefore it’s no help if resolving this. Fingers crossed someone can help. Thanks Ian [https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/media/content-assets/homepage/email-logos.gif] This email and any files transmitted with it were intended solely for the addressee. If you have received this email in error please let the sender know by return. Please think before you print.