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  1. Enable Full Text Searching

    Enable full text searching for all searches as opposed to only as an enhanced search when results are low. This is especially confusing for when the same search can return less results after a user logs in.

    21 votes
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    • A report of "full text available" records in Primo Central for each institution

      It would be great to be able to get a report of the institutional holdings that have been matched to records in Primo Central, so that they are indexed as "full text available" for the institution. This would enable libraries to see which active portfolios in each SFX KB target / Alma CZ collection are indexed at all in Primo Central, and how much of the holdings of each serial are indexed. Libraries could then use this to indicate to users which journals and collections cannot be found in Primo Central. It would also be useful to see gaps in…

      17 votes
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      • Add link "Back to results list" on the e-Shelf

        This is the use-case I want to improve:
        A user is constructing complex queries and collecting some records.
        From time to time she wants to check the e-Shelf and then continue skimming trough the results list.

        ¡There is no simple navigation path from the e-Shelf back to the results list!

        There are 2 less-than-ideal solutions:

        1/ repeating the query from tab "This session's queries" (flaws: it is cumbersome to find the corresponding query and too much clicks are necessary)
        2/ the back button of the browser (flaws: the yellow e-Shelf star icons are not up to date and too much…

        25 votes
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        • Display "Sign in to check request options" message/link on a higher level

          Display the "Sign in to check request options" message/link on a higher level than for each location? That would make it much more visible for customers, instead of having to click on individual locations drop down links.

          3 votes
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          • Multilingual CT and MT: Configure inherited languages

            Right now most CTs and MTs in the Backoffice are configured in a multitude of languages. The possibility to configure the languages needed by the instance and/or institution would make the usage more convenient and also save disk space.

            OTB-Tables could stay the same as they are now, of course. But for at least the instance – if not even single institutions – a set of needed languages should be configurable.

            20 votes
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            • Include "Browse Search" link on advanced search pages.

              Right now the "browse search" link is offered on the basic simple search page, but not on the advanced search page. For libraries that primarily link to the advanced search page, that link is buried.

              8 votes
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              • Send e-mail to Primo administrator staff after a scheduled pipe was executed

                For many customers, especially SaaS ones that does not have direct access to the server, it is very important to know if a scheduled pipe is executed or not. The idea here is that the BO server send by email a summary of each pipe execution, indicating start and finish date and time, execution status and how many records were imported / deduplicated etc.

                8 votes
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                • Delete uploaded items from file uploader

                  Add an option to delete files that were uploaded using the file uploader.

                  24 votes
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                  • Offer users option to login for more results

                    When system detects that users are not logged in, Primo should offer users the option to login to get all of the results to which they are entitled.

                    10 votes
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                    • Add Altmetric badge

                      Display Almetric information for a spesific atrical as part of Primo user interface
                      Embedd for articles display in Primo Altmetric badge

                      9 votes
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                      • Add eshelf items to specific folder

                        User shall be able to selcet spesific folder for which he would like to add the eself item.
                        This will simplify the management of the eshelf items

                        8 votes
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                        • Add user group information to reports

                          The Primo analytics shall provide the option to display the user's usage based on the user group definition.

                          8 votes
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                          • Allow for integration with the PaperPile citation manager to Primo VE

                            PaperPile is a citation manager that integrates with Google Docs. We'd love to see citations that are available to be scraped by it in Primo.

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                            • Add Sort by Date to Favorites

                              Currently the sort options in the Favorites list are: Date added, Author, or Title.
                              Our users would like to be able to sort by date-newest like they can for search results. Many users are interested in most recent material so date-newest is a valuable sort option for them.

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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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                                • Language of Services Page

                                  We would like to be able to configure our Alma-Primo's services page to ALWAYS open in English, regardless of the interface language in Primo the user use.
                                  In other words, to have the option to change the language of the interface in the URL or in any other way.

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