- Alma and Primo Knowledgebases and Indexes - A list of places to find information about Alma and Primo.
- Systems Inventory Results, January 2017 - This file lists the systems that Alliance libraries use
- Alma/Primo Analytics: Systems Team documentation for analytics.
- Analytics Design Question: Use this form to submit an issue or challenge with Alma or Primo Analytics
- New UI
- Primo New UI: Systems Team support for Alliance institutions moving to the new UI, including the Alliance Primo New UI Manual.
- Primo Toolkit resources: The Toolkit covers a range of topics - from a guide to making changes in the Primo Back Office (PBO) to adding a permalink for search results in Primo.
- Primo Day 2017: Presentations from the Alliance's Primo Day 2017 focusing on the Primo New UI, PBO configuration, and usability testing.
- Primo Day 2018
- Primo Customization Standing Group - Submit a Customization Request or track customization development.
- Developing Central Package customizations - Best practices for developing customizations for the Central Package.
- Primo Standardization Project Group
- Primo standardization white paper - Provides a framework for the Alliance’s discussion of whether, how, and to what extent Primo should be standardized across member institutions.
- Accessibility Example in the New UI (Show/Hide Summit button), Kate Deibel, University of Washington
- Setting up no-PDS (aka, SAML) authentication in Primo
- Implementing no-PDS login - This file explains how to turn off Patron Directory Services (PDS) and handle user authentication in Primo instead.
- No-PDS authentication session, May 20, 2016 (video)
- Primo widget secure site workaround - This workaround (a PHP file) avoids insecure connection warnings when embedding a Primo searchbox on an HTTPS website.
- Primo CSS code snippets (classic UI) - A compilation of CSS code snippets to modify the look of Primo's front end.
- Export a List of Primo Search Results via the PNX API and Convert JSON to CSV - This tutorial describes how to turn Primo search results into comma separated value (CSV) files.
Primo Back Office and Primo / Alma integration
- Setting Up Pipes for OAI Repositories in PBO, Nathan Mealey, Portland State University
- Adding a Proxy Prefix in the Primo Back Office, Nathan Mealey, Portland State University
- GES values for material types, Tamara Marnell, Central Oregon Community College
- Workaround to Hide Summit 3 Resource Sharing Link, Rosalie Carlson, Reed College
- Alma / ILLiad NCIP Integrations, Nathan Mealey, Portland State University, (January 2016)
Articles & Presentations
- Systems presentations from the Alliance Summer Meeting, July 2016
- Working with Ex Libris Support (Ex Libris presentation - September 2015)
- Systems Team presentations from the Alliance Summer Meeting, July 2015.
- Anya Arnold, Al Cornish, Megan Drake, John Helmer, Kathleen Spring. Migrating to a Shared ILS using Alma and Primo: Lessons learned. Presentation at the Ex Libris Users of North America conference, May 8, 2015 [Presentation slides].
- Presentations and code solutions from the Alliance Primo Hackfest, January 2015.
- Alan Cornish, Richard Jost, and Xan Arch. "Selecting a shared, 21st century management system." Published in Collaborative Librarianship 5:1 (2013), 16-28.