Category: sfx

Disable date threshold check on journal level links from Summon
Description Source parser creation / customization. By default, SFX doesn't show fulltext link, when there is no date to be compared with date threshold It is possible to to use sfx.ingore_date_threshold=1 as parameter (it is used on A-Z List) It is also possible to specify this behaviour for specific sources - such as Summon  …

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Search25 target parser
Description Two simple SFX getHolding target parsers to the Search25 discovery tool of catalogues of nearly 60 collections in the M25 Consortium of academic libraries in the south-east of the United Kingdom. The parsers issue outbound URLs from SFX menus that initiate on-the-fly searches of M25 catalogues or a search of a centralised database of…

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Convert KB_OBJECT_PORTFOLIOS_REPORT-changed.txt to a color-coded spreadsheet
Description This script converts KB_OBJECT_PORTFOLIOS_REPORT-changed.txt to a spreadsheet. Options: Look up the Aleph system numbers of the objects and insert them in a new user-selected column. Hi-light differences between each pair of BEFOE/AFTER records with color-coded columns   Author: Rich Wenger Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Year: 2012 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the…

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Convert SFX KB update reports to spreadsheets
Description This script reads tab-delimited text files and converts them to Excel spreadsheets. Author: Rich Wenger Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Year: 2012 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the copyright notice, list of conditions and disclaimer appear in all related material. Skill required for using this code: Choose one…

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Image Based Linking
Description A quite nice feature of SFX is that it allows to request and display at runtime the availability of a specific service without showing the menu. This feature is called Image Based Linking - and is already in use for several years at Scopus.   In short: you can send to SFX an OpenURL with a request…

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CSU SFX ERM CONVERSION PROGRAM
Description This program allows you to import your SFX knowledgebase into an Innovative Interfaces Electronic Resources Management system. Author: David Walker Institution: California State University Year: 2010 License: GNU GPL version 3, Copyright 2010 California State University Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the copyright notice, list of conditions and disclaimer appear in…

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Automate Revision Update for SFX 4
Description Automate Revision Update for SFX 4 Here is a set of shell scripts to automate revision update for sfx 4. With weekly SFX knowledge base updates we have found it convenient to run this on our test server every Tuesday and on our production server every Friday. The results on the test server are…

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bibliotek.dk as target for SFX with plugin support (using SRU)
Description bibliotek.dk is a free service where you can see what has been published in Denmark and the holdings of Danish libraries. This small code contribution implements bibliotek.dk as a target with the use of a plugin so the target only displays if holdings for the given ISSN or ISBN number exists. The plugin uses the…

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JournalTOCs as target for SFX with plugin support
Description JournalTOCs is the largest free collection of scholarly journals Table of Contents (TOCs) for more than 20,000 journals from nearly 1400 publishers. This small code contribution implements JournalTOCs as a target with the use of a plugin so the target only displays if a TOC for the given ISSN number exists. Author: Kasper Løvschall Institution: Aalborg Universitetsbibliotek…

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HathiTrust target
Description The HathiTrust target uses a plugin the query the HathiTrust API. If the item is in the public domain then a link is generated for the SFX menu window. Author: Margery Tibbetts Additional author(s): Institution: California Digital LibraryCalifornia Digital Library Year: 2011 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the…

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