Over the past year, Alma's job and set APIs have been developed to the point where many process orchestration scenarios are now possible. According to Wikipedia, “ Orchestration is the automated arrangement, coordination, and management of computer
Ever tire of Voyager being dependent on a staff member manually running the Reporter client, before patron notices are sent out? Now, you don't have to worry about using a manual process to get the notices out to your patrons. I've written a new program
Institutions who implement their institutional repository with Alma require a deposit workflow for users. The requirements for a deposit tool can often vary widely among institutions and even among workflows. For example, a tool to deposit theses would
The following source codes using Angular JS translate brief records and full records on Primo new UI to simplified Chinese from traditional Chinese when users are on a simplified Chinese interface by walking through the DOM of the associated HTML tags.
On the new UI of Primo Feb 2017 version, PCI resources without OpenURL, i.e. direct link resources, cannot be mediated with SFX service which is incorporated with EZProxy mechanism. The upshot is remote library users would not be able to access the
On Primo Feb 2017 version new UI, the disclaimer is missing while the same feature is on the Prmio old UI. I used Angular JS to implement the same feature on the new UI. The method is self-explained by the description of the source codes below: 1.
At Purdue, we were in need of a solution which would help us get a handle on our shelves after not having done any shelf reading for approximately 2 years after going live with Alma in May of 2013. The staff wished to complete the shelf reading process
Alma digitization flows can be configured to result in adding digital inventory to an existing bibliographic record. If the digitized content is considered worthy of preservation, libraries can choose to ingest content into Rosetta and manage in Alma as
We were introduced to Alma's support for webhooks in a previous blog post. Webhooks allow us to respond to events that happen inside of Alma. Initial support was provided for the job end event. A recent Alma version has added a new event for patron