Posts Tagged: Core Systems

2019 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…

Alma Maintenance, Sunday, Jan 17

There will be an Alma service disruption this weekend related to Ex Libris maintenance activities.  Staff should not use Alma from roughly 7PM to midnight, January 17th.  Primo will remain available without disruption. Sunday, January 17, 7 PM to Midnight: Ex Libris will reindex Alma over the MLK holiday to address search and display issues…

Alma Project Update #19 (December 21, 2015)

As one of the final steps in our adoption of Alma, earlier this morning we initiated the switch from SFX to an Alma-based solution for managing and discovering eJournals content. Alma and our new Alma-driven discoverE (Primo) replace the functionality previously provided by SFX and the ejournals website, respectively. As of today, E-Resources staff across…

Alma Migration Project Update #15 (December 11, 2015)

All, This will be a brief Friday afternoon message. On Monday I will send another message with details about the specifics of go-live on December 16 as we put Alma into production and users begin using the Alma-driven Primo. Key work ongoing: The Core Systems team continues to work with ExLibris to ensure a smooth…

Upgrade discoverE: Sunday, September 27

We are upgrading discoverE this Sunday, September 27.  Expect intermittent connectivity during the early morning hours and minor adjustments to the interface and customizations during the day.   The upgrade is essential to keeping our current version of discoverE up to date, providing us a firm basis on which to build a new instance of…

Recent Core Systems Activities, Quarterly Update

All, On behalf of the Library Core Systems team, I’d like to share some highlights of our activities over the last quarter.   Staff Notes Elizabeth Peele started June 8th as our new Systems Librarian.  You can read more about Elizabeth in the LITS Online News article from June 26, 2015.  Christopher Spalding resigned his…

Core Systems Activities, Summer 2015

Greetings! I would like briefly to update you on last quarter’s Library Core Systems activities. Websites Made Exhibitions a primary navigation element on the Woodruff Library’s website  discoverE Removed the Articles tab from discoverE Provided links to WorldCat Identities for authorized personal names Revised the facet selection Full Text Available to read Full Access Online, more accurately indicating possible access to audio, video and images…

Goodbye EUCLID: June 1, 2015

On June 1, 2015 access to EUCLID will be discontinued.  Please use discoverE to search the library catalog. Do you need assistance finding something or have questions about the change?  Contact your home library’s service desk or your subject liaison or librarian for assistance. Emory Libraries: Robert W Woodruff Library Business Health Sciences Law MARBL Oxford…