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  • 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

    ILLiad Alma NCIP integration with individual libraries as resource sharing ones instead of the default
    This is an attempt to more fully document the ILLiad System Addon for Alma, it's evolution, and to provide current code. Extensive documentation for configuring ILLiad and Alma to use this version of the addon are included. This version of the addon is based upon the NCIP Addon Bill Jones at the IDS Project originally…

    ALMA NCIP RESOURCE-SHARING

    Integrating Alma/Primo with ILLiad using Addons instead of Z39.50
    Z39.50 searching leaves much to be desired, particularly when searching requested items in ILLiad. While useful for single item records, Z39.50 does not handle serials or multi-part items well. Moreover, it cannot perform searches for journal articles severely limiting it functionality when compared to Primo. ILLiad users should instead search their local Primo using an…

    ALMA PRIMO RESOURCE-SHARING