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  • Managing vendor collections using the Provider Zone API
    This blog will describe in detail the process of managing vendors' collections using the Provider Zone API. Vendors who were given access to manage their own content in the Alma Community Zone will be able to add new collections and portfolios, and optionally bibliographic records. Additionally, vendors can take ownership of their existing Community Zone collections…

    ALMA PRIMO

    Publishing holdings to KERIS
    Scope of data published KERIS (Korea Education & Research Information Service, 한국교육학술정보원) is a governmental organization under the South Korean Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. It develops proposes and advises on current and future government policies and initiatives regarding education in South Korea. One of the main services KERIS provides is central catalog services…

    ALMA PUBLISHING/EXPORT

    How to add a MARC extension pack for German speaking countries
    German speaking customers using Marc based profiles have several additional fields, subfields and indicators that are not part of the Marc standard. In order to be able to work with these fields, customers should extend their Marc profile in Alma. An extensions file was provided by BSZ (Bibliotheksservice-Zentrum Baden-Württemberg) to be used by Alma customers. In…

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    Publishing holdings to ZDB
    Scope of data published German customers who are part of the German union catalog of serials ZDB (Zeitschriftendatenbank) need to update the central catalog with their inventory information in Alma. Following is detailed description of the publishing to ZDB: Set The criteria for creating the Physical Titles set: All titles (Tag Suppressed equals "No") All titles…

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    Publishing holdings to BSZ
    Scope of data published German customers who are part of the SWB Katalog (Südwestdeutscher Bibliotheksverbund - BSZ) need to update the central catalog with their inventory information in Alma. Following is detailed description of the publishing to BSZ: Set The criteria for creating the Physical Titles set: Set Spec and Set name should be the ISIL…

    ALMA PUBLISHING/EXPORT