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  1. 'pin' \ save to eshelf all items of a specific search

    Add the ability to 'pin' all results of a specific search, without having to manually select them.

    The classic UI has the option to save all items in a specific page to eshelf, this is missing from the NUI and it also doesn't offer a full solution. Users asked for the ability to add all results of a certain search to their eshelf with one click.

    183 votes
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    • Add CultureGrams for activations in Primo

      Please add Culturegrams to the PCI

      15 votes
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      • Add PMID search funcitionality

        We're switching from Summon to Primo. There was PMID search functionality integrated with the Summon search (i.e. you did not have to default to a Citation Linker search to conduct a PMID article lookup). It would be extremely useful at our institution to include PMID lookup from the default Primo search scope rather than to try to educate our users to use Citation Linker when doing a searching using PMIDs. As mentioned, our users have already become accustomed to searching PMIDs in Summon, so it was a bit of a surprise that this functionality wasn't included in the default Primo…

        14 votes
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        • Please add Dictionary of Literary Biography

          Please add the Gale Dictionary of Literary Biography to the Primo index and SFX for discovery in Primo.

          19 votes
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          • Add SIRS Researcher to Primo for activation

            Please add SIRS Researcher to Primo for activations so content can be discovered.

            13 votes
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            • warning message when unpinning a record from the favorites page

              It would be very useful if upon clicking on the unpin icon in the favorites screen, Primo will display a warning message stating that the user is about to delete the marked record/s.
              Currently, clicking willingly or inadvertently on the unpin icon will immediately and irreversibly delete the record/s.

              43 votes
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              • Change the "Guest" button to a "Sign In" button.

                The new Primo interface has a "Guest" label/button which you have to click to get to a "Sign In" button. This is ridiculous. This confuses a "who you are" label with a login button. There is nothing intuitive about this. Users have to click twice to login.

                74 votes
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                • Primo - Pay Fines Link - don't show when there are no fines

                  The Pay Fines in Library Card/Account section of Primo displays even when a user has no fines.

                  Clicking the link takes the user through to our payment provider allowing them to attempt to pay a fine/fee of zero.

                  It would be a notable improvement to the user experience if this link only displayed when there was actually a fine/fee to be paid.

                  24 votes
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                  • Add eLibrary Curriculum to Primo for activations

                    Please add eLibrary Cirriculum to PCI for activations and discovery

                    9 votes
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                    • Add Twentieth Century American Poetry and Twentieth Century English Poetry

                      Please add Twentieth Century American Poetry. 20th Century English Poetry and 20th Century English Poetry to Primo for activation and discovery

                      8 votes
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                      • Add NIH Citation functionality

                        We would be interested in adding NIH Citation functionality to Primo (along with AMA and Vancouver).

                        6 votes
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                        • Exclude online material

                          Many library users want to search for print material and not the online material. We want to be able to exclude the online material. Right now you can choose to search print material that is available on the shelf, but doing that you miss out on the titles that are out on loan.

                          3 votes
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                          • Make hyphenated compound searchable as closed compound

                            Hyphenated compounds are indexed for search as open compounds in Primo when "remove hyphens" option is enabled.

                            In German language it is also very common to concatenate them as closed compounds, thus creating a single word without spaces or hyphens. This variant should be indexed for search as well.

                            Example:
                            "Passagen-Werk" (hyphenated compound)
                            • at the moment also finds "Passagen Werk" (open compound) when "remove hyphens" option is enabled
                            • at the moment does not find "Passagenwerk" (closed compound) but should be able to find this!!

                            61 votes
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                            • Provide a bread crumb trail to get back to original search results from multiple versions

                              It is not easy to get back to your original search results when you click on a title that takes you to a page with multiple versions, and then you click into one of the multiple version records. Providing a bread crumb trail for one click access back to the original results would be useful, instead of clicking the back button 5 times or so.

                              6 votes
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                              • Add wall street journal to Primo for activation

                                Please add Wall Street Journal to Primo for activation and full discovery

                                3 votes
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                                • Add 583 data from holding record to Primo GetIt tab

                                  Currently, Primo can be configured to display additional holdings information in the GetIt tab: 867, 868, 561$a$u$3, 563$a$u$3, 541$a$b$c$d, and 852$t. We would like to also display the 583 $u and $z. 583 is a note about an action taken (in the past or future) on the holdings, and $z is a public note. Examples of 583 notes would be decisions to move to storage, dates of digitization, use in exhibits, decisions to discard or retain, etc. Since $z is a public note, we would like Primo to support displaying the public note.

                                  Our particular use case is to display…

                                  1 vote
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                                  • Ability for patron to export list of checked out items from primo new UI

                                    Received the following ticket from a patron:
                                    Difficult to get a list of borrowed books
                                    Entered on 12/28/2017 at 9:21:23 PM EST (GMT-0500)

                                    Hi, is there an easy way to export a list of borrowed books from the system?

                                    I borrow quite a few books from purdue collection and ILL, and sometimes use Excel or other software to manage them. Currently, the way information are displayed on the website (https://purdue-primo-prod.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/account?vid=PURDUE&lang=en_US§ion=loans) just makes it really difficult to do so. All I can get after copying the webpage is a long "passage" of the text.

                                    A workaround is to extract…

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Facet "language" not working

                                      67 votes
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                                      • Allow Lateral Links to Perform a Browse Search

                                        Our library consortium would like to have the links in the details section of the record display bring the user to the browsable index. That way, if a record has a subject of "Library catalogs", the user would get a list of clickable subject headings with subdivisions so as to either find more records with the same subject or records with a more narrow focus:

                                        Library catalogs
                                        Library catalogs and readers [see Library catalogs and users]
                                        Library catalogs and users
                                        Library catalogs and users--Australia--PErth (W.A.)
                                        Library catalogs and users--Bibliography.
                                        Library catalogs and users--Case studies.
                                        Library catalogs and users--Congresses
                                        etc.

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Combining searches from search history into a new search

                                          My colleagues misses the functionality from our previous discovery system to combine searches in the search history list into a new search in an easy way, e.g. S1 AND S3

                                          17 votes
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