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Press Release: Atlas Systems, Inc. [July 7, 2021]

ILLiad user records will now be searched and created for borrower requests from Alma

Virginia Beach, VA - Ex Libris has announced greater integration between Alma and ILLiad in their upcoming release scheduled for July 2021. For sites using Alma to push borrower requests into ILLiad, It will now be possible to configure the resource sharing partner record in Alma to search ILLiad user records, create user records in ILLiad when none exist, and push patron information into ILLiad in real-time when the user record is matched.

More information about this integration enhancement is located in Atlas Documentation center at https://support.atlas-sys.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/4403013774611-ExLibris-has-completed-work-that-will-allow-Alma-requests-to-look-up-create-ILLiad-user-records.

About ILLiad

The ILLiad Resource Sharing Management software saves you time by managing all your library's borrowing, lending, and document delivery in one place.

About Atlas Systems, Inc.

Since 1995 Atlas Systems has worked with libraries, archives, museums, and information repositories to facilitate and promote collection visibility and access. Starting with the ILLiad interlibrary loan management system (distributed exclusively by OCLC), Atlas now supports efficient workflows in the areas of course resource management with Ares and special collections and archives management with Aeon and ArchivesSpace. The Atlas goal is to deliver the highest quality software products and customer service for libraries, special collections, and archives to enhance staff productivity and improve service to users.


Summary: Ex Libris has announced greater integration between Alma and ILLiad in their upcoming release scheduled for July 2021. For sites using Alma to push borrower requests into ILLiad, It will now be possible to configure the resource sharing partner record in Alma to search ILLiad user records, create user records in ILLiad when none exist, and push patron information into ILLiad in real-time when the user record is matched.
Publication Year:2021
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:July 7, 2021
Publisher:Atlas Systems, Inc.
Company:
Company: Atlas Systems, Inc.
Ex Libris
Products: Alma
ILLIad
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/26606

LTG Bibliography Record number: 26606. Created: 2021-08-23 05:00:12; Last Modified: 2021-08-23 05:00:41.