Tag: Resource-sharing

Nilde and Alma
A detailed article about the Alma - Nilde integration can be found here. It describes the required configuration in Alma and in Nilde, in order to allow the integration. If you have any question, you can ask in a comment here.

ALMA RESOURCE-SHARING

Alma - Relais NCIP communication: Configuring pick-up locations
UNSW Library uses Relais with Alma. We are currently using Relais v2014.3.1 and plan to upgrade to v2016 shortly. Pickup locations can come over to Alma via NCIP for both Relais versions. This is how we've configured our Relais environment: Pickup Location can be reviewed/updated by running TableMaintenance.exe in Relais installation folder (e.g. C:\Relais 2016\TableMaintenance.exe).…

ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING

Clio and Alma: Together at Last
The cloud-based Clio system integrates tightly with Alma through NCIP (NISO Circulation Interchange Protocol), which is a protocol that enables, among other things, interoperability between stand-alone interlibrary loan systems such as Clio or ILLiad (often referred to as broker systems) and an ILS such as Alma.  With this new NCIP communication between Clio and Alma,…

ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING

Tipasa URLs to use for Alma link resolver
At this time, it's necessary to set up at least three Alma General Electronic services for Tipasa, even if you are using the same URL: article, book, and book chapter. I set up a fourth for the "unknown" genre. GES for article requests: URL=http://3085.account.worldcat.org/profile/route/openurl?&rft.genre={rft.genre}&rft.title={rft.title}&rft.stitle={rft.stitle}&rft.atitle={rft.atitle}&rft.jtitle={rft.jtitle}&rft.title={rft.btitle}&rft.au={rft.au}{rft.aulast} {rft.aufirst} {rft.auinit}&rft.date={rft.year}&rft.month={rft.month}&rft.volume={rft.volume}&rft.issue={rft.issue}&rft.number={rft.number}&rft.spage={rft.spage}&rft.epage={rft.epage}&rft.edition={rft.edition}&rft.issn={rft.issn}&rft.eissn={rft.eissn}&rft.aulast={rft.aulast}&rft.aufirst={rft.aufirst}&rft.auinit={rft.auinit}&rft.pub={rft.pub}&rft.pubdate={rft.pubdate}&rft.pubyear={rft.pubyear}&rft.publisher={rft.publisher}&rft.place={rft.place}&rft.doi={rft.doi}&&rfe_dat={rft.oclcnum}&rfr_id={rfr_id} Service Availability Rule: genre contains article Display = True…

ALMA PRIMO RESOURCE-SHARING

Blank form for Resource Sharing requests
The University of Liège Library has set up a blank form for Resource Sharing requests that is integrated with Alma using the Alma APIs. We did so because there was a need for a more customized request form for RS requests. Some characteristics of our form and the integration with Alma: Developed in Perl; The…

ALMA RESOURCE-SHARING

Integrated Alma - InnReach Workflows
The InnReach system may be integrated with Alma as a broker system, similar to other broker systems that are integrated with Alma. Below are some comments with regard to how to set up an InnReach\Alma integration. 1. Integrating Alma with InnReach requires the Innovative DCB component. This component is supplied by Innovative in order to…

ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING

INN-Reach and Alma at the Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries
Prospector is the direct consortial borrowing [DCB] network in use at the Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries. The network utilizes the INN-Reach shared catalog system (by Innovative Interfaces Inc.). When implementing the integration between Alma and INN-Reach, the Alliance made use of the PHP script written by Ian Chan, Head of Library Technology Initiatives and Development at…

ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING

Automating Alma tasks that cant be accessed from the jobs menu or API
There are a lot of things that you can automate in Alma; either with the jobs menu or your own programming with the Alma API's.  But what happens when there is a task that you want automated, but you can't access it through the jobs menu or Alma API?  What then? That's exactly what we…

ALMA JOBS RESOURCE-SHARING

Z3950-SBN and ILL-SBN data exchange with Alma
A detailed article about Alma enrichment for the SBN Z3950 Opac Can be found here: http://www.fabianope.net/ill_sbn/ If you have any question, you can ask in a comment here. Thanks, Fabiano

ALMA RESOURCE-SHARING

Alma NCIP Borrowing Renewals from ILLiad
n December of 2015, Alma began supporting NCIP Borrowing renewal messages. Implementing this added functionality in the ILLiad to Alma NCIP workflow required a second ILLiad addon, a server one, so that the renewal messages can be sent automatically without staff intervention. This addon updates the due date in Alma. It does not receive renewal…

ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING