How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report in 5 easy steps
Information regarding "How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report" is available in this blog post, and official doc is available here.It is possible to both retrieve the data of an Alma Analytics report as well as the paths (locations) of Alma Analytics reports.In this blog post we will focus on retrieving…

ALMA ANALYTICS GETTING-STARTED HOW-TO-APIS-IN-5-EASY-STEPS

Announcing the Ex Libris App Center
Here at Ex Libris we're very proud of the vibrant community of customers. And we are inspired by the developer community's creativity, professionalism, and willingness to share. Our commitment to the open platform and investment in this Developer Network are the direct result of our belief in the unlimited potential of that community. We're announcing…

GENERAL

External Links from within the AEK
Often when building an AEK screen you'll want to link outside of the AEK screen you're working on. Whether that's another AEK screen, or even outside of the app completely, it's good practise to make sure the URL is encoded correctly to avoid complications across the wide range of devices and browsers your links can…

CAMPUSM AEK

Simple Routing Example
This project shows one simple example of how the router can be used to set up multiple pages within a tile. This project can be found in the Developer Network GitHub account: https://github.com/ExLibrisGroup/campusm-aek/tree/master/routes. File Walk-Through screen/screen.js This file shows how you can set up multiple routes and associate them with "pages." In your page component, you…

CAMPUSM AEK

Basic AEK Project Directory Walk-Through
This blog will walk you through the directory of a basic AEK project, describing what each part does. A screenshot of a basic AEK project is also included for clarity. The tables below include descriptions of what is included in the root of the project, the docs folder, and the src folder. Tree of a…

CAMPUSM AEK

Brief record rules and descriptions
See also: Brief record levels functionality in Alma The brief record rule for brief levels based on record content The list of brief level search index descriptions for brief levels based on record content The brief record rule for brief levels based on LDR The list of brief level search index descriptions for brief levels…

ALMA

How to use the general Publishing Profile to send a file of ISBNs of records owned by institution to an ftp server
It is possible to use a general publishing profile to produce a MARC file of records belonging to a logical set of the institution's repository.The MARC file can be in XML or binary format.If it is not desired to send the entire bibliographic record then a normalization process can be applied using a normalization rule…

ALMA GENERAL PUBLISHING/EXPORT

Alma Normalization Rule Examples
see also: Working with normalization rulesNote that if you do copy/paste here make sure the quotation marks transfer correctly.Change all 519 fields to 919 then delete duplicate 919 fieldsrule "change field 519 to 919" # the higher priority occurs first. 2 before 1 priority 10 when (true) then changeField "519" to "919" end rule "remove…

ALMA NORMALIZATION-RULES

OpenAPI Support in Alma APIs
Ex Libris has started rolling out support for the OpenAPI standard. The standard is owned by the OpenAPI Initiative and is defined as a "specification for machine-readable interface files for describing, producing, consuming, and visualizing RESTful web services" (Wikipedia). By providing the specification for our APIs in OpenAPI format, you can now integrate with tools…

ALMA OPENAPI

Example of new order from OASIS matching and using existing bibliographic record in Alma
In addition to this blog see also Create PO line API: How the bibliographic record is determined.This blog will show a real-life example of a situation in which a new order is created from OASIS and a matching bibliographic record already exists in Alma.  Due to configuration in the new order API configuration profile in…

ALMA REAL-TIME-ACQUISITIONS