In a previous post, we showed how to use the IA Book Reader with digital content managed in Alma. Our example used the BIB and file APIs to retrieve the information necessary to display our content in the viewer. Several recent improvements to Alma
At Purdue, we were in need of a solution which would allow us to view equipment bookings in a graphical calendar format for all scheduled bookings in a similar way to the functionality provided by the Voyager media scheduling application. The biggest
The Colorado School of Mines worked closely with Ex Libris staff to implement Social Logins for our Internal Patrons. These patrons typically pay a membership fee and they had not been able to login to Primo since we migrated to Alma in June of 2015.
Contributor: Margaret Briand Wolfe, Systems Librarian, Boston College. email@example.com This blog will discuss using PERL to call the Alma Analytics API. It will also show examples of how to use the resumption token and input parameters.
Alma API's response objects distinguish between data represented by codes, and textual description. Aside from a few exceptions, the code will be the value of a field, and the description will be included in an attribute called "desc". For example:
At this time, it's necessary to set up at least three Alma General Electronic services for Tipasa, even if you are using the same URL: article, book, and book chapter. I set up a fourth for the "unknown" genre. GES for article requests:
Contributors: Skalk van der Merwe, Victoria University of Wellington Library Yoel Kortick, Senior Librarian, Ex Libris This article contains the required steps for institutions to set up real-time acquisitions with ProQuest Coutts, for both firm and
As more workflows and applications are deployed to the cloud, many organizations are interested in adopting serverless computing. In this model, code is deployed to the cloud provider in the form of discrete functions, and the cloud provider ensures
The University of Liège Library has set up a blank form for Resource Sharing requests that is integrated with Alma using the Alma APIs. We did so because there was a need for a more customized request form for RS requests. Some characteristics of our
With the May 2016 Alma release, the Borrowing Activity reports, overdue/lost items notifications, loan receipts, and return receipts have been restructured to group notices by library. We found this new feature not appropriate in our case: beside the