Category: aleph

Aleph - OPAC - autocomplete
Description This adds autocomplete suggestions to Basic search in OPAC. Suggestions are taken from ACC indexes defined by tab01.lng in BIB base and stored in oracle z01 table. How it works Autocomplete menu in OPAC is managed by JavaScript, using modified script by Timothy Groves. Through ajax, a cgi script autocomplete.cgi is called. This cgi…

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Using CAPTCHA in Aleph Web OPAC for Resetting Forgotten Patron Passwords
General In Aleph 23, the new Forgot Password functionality has been added to the Web OPAC. With this new functionality, the patron can receive an e-mail message with a Reset Password link, instead of replying to a pre-defined question saved earlier. For implementing this new functionality, refer to the Aleph 23 System Librarian’s Guide and…

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Primo permalinks from Aleph to Alma
When you migrate from Aleph to Alma, most of your data gets migrated with you. Unfortunately the permalinks for Primo do not, and so you might have many permalinks in the wild now pointing to defunct servers or links that simply do not exist. This article will show you how to build a robust solution…

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Autocomplete for searches in ALEPH OPAC
Aleph – OPAC – autocomplete Description Adds autocomplete suggestions to Basic search in OPAC. Suggestions are taken from ACC indexes defined by tab01.lng in BIB base and stored in oracle z01 table. How it works Autocomplete menu in OPAC is managed by JavaScript, using modified script by Timothy Groves.  Through ajax, a cgi script autocomplete.cgi…

ALEPH WEB-OPAC

Converting Aleph patron PLIF records into Alma's SIS format
So, you've moved to Alma, but your patron records are still in Aleph PLIF format. In this article we will describe a xsl file that can be used in order to convert Aleph patron PLIF records into Alma's SIS format. The XSLT file is a template that handles the conversion of PLIF file (with any…

ALEPH ALMA SIS

Load External Loan and Return Transactions File in Offline Circulation
Introduction The Offline Circulation functionality allows you to record loan and return transactions on your local computer in case there is a disruption with your computer's connection to the server.   Your transactions are saved in a file that you can send to the server when the connection is re-established.   This blog post describes…

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Paying Patrons debts and fines via the Web OPAC
Introduction Starting with Aleph version 22.1, Aleph is enhanced to provide an infrastructure for paying Patron's debts and fines via the Web OPAC or other external products such as PRIMO, VuFind etc. using credit card or other payment methods. The ability to interface with a payment solution system facilitates the library payment workflow and reduces…

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ILLiad add-on for Aleph NCIP
This addon for ILLiad communicates interlibrary loan transaction data to Aleph for management and fulfillment. Please see Atlas Systems' ILLiad Addons Directory to download the addon files and documentation.

ALEPH NCIP

SMS Proxy Adapter
General Purpose This post explains how to add a Java class file that implements an SMS Proxy adapter supporting an additional provider. An SMS Proxy is installed as a ".war" file in your JBoss / Tomcat  _deploy_  directory. By default, the SMS Proxy supplies two adapters. Each adapter supports sending SMS messages via one of…

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Email notices and letters from the Aleph server
Last Updated: May 30, 2014 Description This Perl script wrapped in a shell script sends Aleph email notices from the server, rather than using the client print daemon.  Files are picked up from a library's print directory based on print ID, similar to print daemon functionality.  Leftover letters with no email address are left in…

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