Alma Fulfillment User Group Meeting - May 2023

May 31 2023 | 10 - 11am


Meeting Summary: 



May Feature Release (May 2020) Alma 2023 Release Notes

  • Anonymization of Notes in Requests and Other Records

Anonymization of Notes in Requests and Other Records
  • Due Date Added to Items List

Due Date Added to Items List

Making Items Due 15 Minutes Before Close

  • It’s possible to configure closing times on Alma so if items cannot be returned in a drop box (like computers or other equipment), patrons get them back before the doors are locked for the day.

  • ODIN will look into possibilities for SMS messaging to patrons in addition to emails

Hovering Over a Link – Additional Information

  • Expand the “Additional Information” box at the bottom of the page, then hover over any link and it will provide information on what can be found. 

Additional Information

Alma Idea Exchange

Library Updates

  • UNW – Katie moving to a new position at Williston, news on filling her position will follow; training will likely be desired by new candidate.

  • NDW – Serials Delete Project moving forward. Working on developing a Digital Literacy LibGuide. Moving all physical books to Lv 1 (nearly done .. . Dewey 970-999 left).

Anything else you would like to discuss or address?

  • Ex L's CONTENT listserv message yesterday regarding "direct ingest" of EBSCO eBooks Academic

Next meeting is scheduled for August 30th, 2023 at 10 am CST.