• Avatar Margaret Briand Wolfe Boston College
  • PERL and XML v.2 Examples For Uploading User Data into Alma
    We use a PERL script (can be found on github) in order to read current patron information from ODS and build XML file to send to Alma. Note that all new patrons get the Patron role automatically assigned by Alma, using the Role Assignment Rules.


    Alma invoices with PeopleSoft
    We use PeopleSoft as our finance system. When vendor invoices are ready for payment we produce an XML file of invoices for payment. We use a perl script to convert the invoices from Alma format into PeopleSoft required format. In https://github.com/briandwo/alma_to_psfeed you will find: The perl script Alma invoice xml sample PeopleSoft invoice sample Alma…