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  1. unix-like tool for working with normalization rule sets

    to compare two normalization role sets or for finding spezial references in a rule set we need some tools:

    - to compare 2 rule sets we need a tool like the diff command in unix
    - to find references to a (mapping) table or occurences of fields in a NR we need a tool like grep in unix

    12 votes
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    • exclude/include reviews from resultlist

      There should be an option "expand my results to include book reviews", similarly to the option "expand my results beyond library collection" in the facets. While having reviews in the list is helpful for some tasks (e.g. acquisitions) they appear misleading to our students and we wish to exclude them by default.

      78 votes
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      • Add configuration option for displaying time as military or non-military

        Libraries should be able to choose whether to display time as military or non-military, based on local preference. It would be optimal if there was a per-view configuration option for making this choice.

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        • 39 votes
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          • Use an alternative to reCAPTCHA that's word based.

            Our patrons are having a hard time using the reCAPTCHA because of it being picture based. It's problematic to use it in Firefox and IE especially which we use on all of the campus computers. If we need a robot detector, can we switch to something that's word-based? These are also difficult for visually impaired patrons, but better than the photo test.

            18 votes
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            • Create a Tableau Web Data Connector for Primo Analytics

              Primo Analytics users who also use Tableau would benefit from a generic Tableau Web Data Connector (WDC) available via a Primo Integrations page to integrate Primo Analytics into Tableau vizes via the Ex Libris API.
              The WDC could generate report-specific field structure based on the schema/xsd section of the API report XML, making the addition of Primo Analytics report data to Tableau as easy opening an Excel spreadsheet.
              Since I do not have Primo, I have not been able to test these as I did with Alma, but this idea is based on the assumption that Primo Analytics reports API…

              27 votes
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              • Add starts with functionality to Call Number field in the advanced search

                "starts with" functionality should be added to the Call Number field in the advanced search in Primo.

                54 votes
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                • Ability to choose more granular subject links and not just the entire string, as in: "Comic books, strips, etc -- Social aspects -- United"

                  Ability to choose a section of a subject links and not just the entire string. E.g. "Comic books, strips, etc -- Social aspects -- United States" can only be selected as a whole, but not as individual parts, such as "Comic books, strips, etc."

                  47 votes
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                  • Review content type in Primo is confusing

                    Currently the Review content type in Primo / Primo Central seems to contain both Book Reviews such as
                    http://shu-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/44SHU_VU1:default_scope:TN_sciversesciencedirect_elsevierS0261-5177(06)00203-2

                    and Review Articles such as
                    http://shu-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/44SHU_VU1:default_scope:TN_proquest1373464971

                    It would be better if these were in separate content types.

                    28 votes
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                    • Expand quick in-browser "citation" styles to match those in Summon "cite this item"

                      Expand the quick in-browser "citation" tool to have the same expanded styles list available in the Summon "cite this item" tool.

                      Allow sites to include their own local styles through the administration back end.

                      Undergraduate students, particularly 1st years, often want to be able to just grad a quick citation from the interface in the style they need, not have to deal with Endnote or one of the other reference management tools.

                      12 votes
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                      • Copyright agreement note

                        Copyright agreement note for ADAM objects displayed in Primo new UI as the old Aleph OPAC page. It does not match the new UI look & feel.
                        Ex Libris explained that it's impossible to expand copyright agreement notes inside a frame like it was in traditional (old) UI. It happens since new UI supported full SSL protocol and HTML file in Aleph couldn't support this protocol.

                        My suggestion to change the relevant Aleph HTML file design and font is impossible because there are css differences between Primo new UI and Aleph.

                        The main idea of this enhancement is to develop…

                        8 votes
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                        • Provide institutions with the ability to systematically boost the ranking of Subscribed PCI collections over Open Access PCI collections

                          Often, there are multiple versions of an article offered in Primo. The different versions might be the result of having access through paid subscriptions and open access collections. However, there is currently no effective way for an institution to give systematic preference to the type of collection they want their patrons to see first. We request the ability to systematically boost the ranking of Subscribed PCI collections over Open Access PCI collections.

                          25 votes
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                          • Context sensitive help

                            have a default context sensitive help file(s) in the new UI that can be adapted locally, with local edits being highlighted for change, but not over written when Primo is upgraded and the help text amended centrally.

                            2 votes
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                            • 7 votes
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                              • Include an option to set Primo Alert for specific latest issue of a Journal TOC (table of content)

                                Include an option in Primo Alert for specific latest issue of a Journal TOC (table of content) as in the case of Ebscohost Alert Notification attached.

                                2 votes
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                                • Secondary sorting of records in the results list

                                  Primo is designed to sort the results list by one parameter only (relevancy, title etc.).
                                  Currently, it is not possible to define a secondary sort. Thus records with the same ranking will appear in no particular order.
                                  It would be beneficial to be able to configure a secondary and third sort options. For example, first sorting by Relevancy, secondary by Publishing Year and third by Title.

                                  91 votes
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                                  • Email alerts when Primo BO jobs fail or complete

                                    Add the ability to allow admins to receive or sign up for email alerts when jobs fail or complete in the Primo back office. This functionality is currently supported in Alma.

                                    11 votes
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                                    • Add "(full text resources only)" and "(full text and non-full text resources)" suffixes to list of results in Primo Central

                                      We think it would be helpful if the wording directly above the list of Primo Central search results could be changed. For example, for a search for "fish" it would be great if it could say something like:

                                      Results 1 - 10 of 897,789 for Primo Central (full-text resources only)

                                      when the checkbox is unticked and:

                                      Results 1 - 10 of 1,194,353 for Primo Central (full-text and non full-text resources)

                                      when it is ticked.

                                      This would prove a useful insurance in particular for users of mobiles/devices. Indeed, embracing of Responsive Web Design at an increasing number of institutions is likely…

                                      3 votes
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                                      • 8 votes
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                                        • Primo Analytics: extracts the usernames related to failed logins

                                          It would be great -with Primo analytics- building an analysis that extracts the usernames related to failed logins

                                          43 votes
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