Primo Basic UI using Custom Tiles
Description This contribution uses back office settings, custom JSPs, custom css files and a few static HTML files to present a simpler, more basic, UI for Primo. The design of this UI was based on David Walker's Xerxes css. It also allows for a view to "hijack" a tab to send to a different application.…

PRIMO

PDS OpenSSO Integration
Description NYU has integrated PDS with Sun's OpenSSO Identity Management application. The PDS/OpenSSO integration uses PDS as the NYU Libraries' single sign-on system and leverages NYU's OpenSSO system to provide seamless interaction between library applications and university services. The integration merges patron information from OpenSSO (e.g. name, email, e-resources access) with patron information from Aleph…

METALIB PRIMO

Organising Oracle's tablespaces in ALEPH
Description For historical reasons, ALEPH uses different tablespaces in Oracle according to the "Z" table size, in order to avoid a large number of extensions. The "out of the box" configuration can cause the tablespaces to fill unnecessarily, and force us to expand our database needlessly. This utility analyses the tablespaces and produces a report…

ALEPH

Making Searches Stick in the Web Opac
Last Updated: Oct 30, 2009 00:48 Description The attached document, and accompanying associated zipped file, show how to make either a Basic, Advanced Keyword or Advanced Browse search string stick in the opac. Also the type of search sticks. Cookies are used to differentiate between each type of search. Author: Margaret Rankin Additional author(s): Institution:…

ALEPH

Search provider browser plugins for MetaLib quicksets
Description Recent versions of Firefox and Internet Explorer have the facility for users to add "search providers" to the browser's search box.  This development allows users to add MetaLib quicksets as browser search providers, including "My Sets" they have assembled themselves using the features of MetaLib's My Space. Author: Matthew Phillips University of Dundee Year: 2008 License: GNU General…

METALIB

Aleph pc_server Log Analyzer
Description Analyze pc_server logs.  Output includes number of events in each hour, with average elapsed time per event, number of events that take more than n seconds, percentage of events that take more than n seconds.  Same statistics are presented for each event type. Author: Erik Biever Additional author(s): Institution:  University of MinnesotaUniversity of Minnesota…

ALEPH

Accessible Web Opac
Description: This document (11 pages; see "Files" at the head of this page) focuses on how to reduce as much barriers as possible in Aleph OPAC. Author: Wolfgang Astleitner Institution: Johannes Kepler University Linz Year: 2008 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the copyright notice, list…

ALEPH WEB-OPAC

OPAC spelling suggestions using Yahoo! webservice JSON (no PHP required)
Description We can't use PHP, so I've developed this code to read the JSON return from Yahoo! Spelling suggestion service. Suggestions are returned following a search that has 0 hits and then made clickable. However, it could in theory be entered anywhere a search variable is passed.   Author: Mark Watmough Additional author(s): Institution: Napier…

ALEPH WEB-OPAC

Perl script to add a borrower using X-service
Description Very basic and simple perl script to test adding a new borrower to ALEPH using the X-service bor-update. Author: João Neves Additional author(s): Institution: Datinfor Year: 2009 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the copyright notice, list of conditions and disclaimer appear in all related…

ALEPH

Query MetaLib X-server from ALEPH OPAC
Author: Daniel Forsman Institution: Högskolan i Jönköping Year: 2008 License: BSD style Short description: Use, modification and distribution of the code are permitted provided the copyright notice, list of conditions and disclaimer appear in all related material. Skill required for using this code: intermediate/advanced   Description When a search is done in the local OPAC the…

ALEPH WEB-OPAC