DiscoverE Maintenance Sunday, May 31 / NLM Call Number browse added to discoverE

On Sunday May 31, the software underlying discoverE will have an update applied between 1 a.m. EDT and approximately 6 a.m. EDT.  discoverE might become unavailable for brief periods (usually 5-15 minutes) during this time.  If you encounter any new problem with discoverE after this time, please email coreserviceshelp emory edu or use…

CDI: New article index for the Combined tab in discoverE, coming August 9

The “Primo Central” index that powers the Combined Tab in discoverE – searching articles and many other types of e-content – is being combined with more indexed items from the Summon product index to create a new index of over 4 billion records, called Central Discovery Index (CDI), including some improvements to ranking, deduplication and…

A new way to find online open access versions in discoverE

Really need electronic access to an article, book chapter or other resource in the discoverE Combined tab, but… DiscoverE says No online access? Don’t give up yet!  Go to the Locate/Request Item tab.  If there’s a “Look for Open Access version” link, you can often get to a free version online through the Unpaywall service….

2020 Alma Enhancement Voting

As an institutional member of ELUNA, Emory Libraries participates in the annual NERS (New Enhancement Request System) enhancement voting for Alma. We have a total of 100 points as an institution to vote for enhancements across several categories. Below you will find the process and timeline for this year’s voting. Process Library Core Systems will send a…

DiscoverE Maintenance Sunday December 15 2019

On Sunday December 15, starting at 1 a.m., DiscoverE’s underlying software will undergo an update.  This may result in a short period or two of unavailability, usually lasting less than 15 minutes, sometime between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m EST.  You should notice no change in DiscoverE performance.  If you do notice a problem, please…

Course Reserves Maintenance 12/19 11am

Course Reserves will be undergoing an update starting at 11am on Thursday, December 19. The update will take about an hour and there may be brief downtime around that time. If you have issues or concerns, please feel free to contact the Reserves Team.

DiscoverE Improvements, November 11 2019

DiscoverE’s maintainers are happy to introduce two enhancements in DiscoverE on Monday, November 11: Simplified location names for items located in the Library Service Center: We heard that some of you found the Library Service Center location names confusing, because they also contained names of source libraries and collections (for example. Library Service Center Woodruff –…

DiscoverE Improvements October 5-7 2019

Improvements to DiscoverE are planned for installation October 5 – 7: Over the weekend starting Friday afternoon October 5 after 5 p.m., we will be implementing  changes that require re-normalization and indexing of DiscoverE.  This will delay appearance of new records and revisions from cataloging for approximately 24 hours.  These include:  A fix for a…