A Linked Data Author Card for Primo
In a previous blog post, we created a simple linked data-powered author card using the Alma Linked Data APIs. In this post, we’ll create a Primo customization widget which integrates the author card into the Primo full view.
Our author card uses the Bibcard library made available by the University of Wisconsin at Madison. The library assists in traversing links and populates data retrieved from various sources. For this project, we wrapped the Bibcard library in an AWS serverless application. The Lambda function in this repository takes a Library of Congress authority URI and returns the output of the Bibcard library in JSON. Sample output can be seen in this link.
The result is an author card for our full record view: