Tag: real-time-ordering

Loading orders to Alma: EOD or RTO?
Purchase order lines might be manually created in Alma. It is also common that an order is initiated outside of Alma - in a vendor dedicated system or in a selection portal - and then loaded to Alma for processing and further management. Purchase order lines (PO lines) can be loaded to Alma in 2…

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Working with API Restriction Profiles
See also APIs - Using API Restriction Profiles.pptx   There are cases in which institutions give an API key to a third party, in order to allow them to submit APIs. For examples, institutions that use Real Time Ordering integration give an API key to a vendor (e.g. ProQuest) in order to create po lines. In a situation…

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Real-time ordering: General Overview
General Overview Instructions for Institutions Instructions for vendors General overview of ExLibris APIs methodology Related blogs Real-time ordering is an integration between ExLibris Alma and Academic Library Service Providers, to streamline material ordering. It incorporates standard ordering and loading technologies with APIs to speed the availability of resources, increase the efficiency of integrating records, and…

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