Monthly Archives: August 2015

Alma Migration Update #3

All, Here’s a brief recap of Alma project work completed in the past week. Most significantly, on August 26, ExLibris handed-off to Emory a new instance of Primo that uses Alma data.  Once we go live, this new instance of Primo will replace our current instance. The new Primo is functional and additional coding between…

Alma Migration Update #2

All, Here’s a brief recap of work that Emory and ExLibris have completed recently and highlights of upcoming work. Last Friday, ExLibris loaded our Aleph data into a production instance of Alma.  The Alma Core Team will verify data integrity through September 4th, looking specifically at records that might be likely to cause problems, such…

Alma Migration Update #1

All, I’m writing to give a status update on the Alma migration project, review the project structure, share ideas for training, and provide links to training videos. The Alma Migration project consists of staff from throughout the libraries working on Functional Area Working Groups (FAWGs). There are FAWGs for: Fulfillment, Acquisitions, Metadata Management, E-resources Management,…