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Prior to migration Western Libraries used Summon for discovery and BePress for our institutional repository. Summon ingested BePress IR records no problem. Alma – not so much. At migration, we incorrectly assumed the ingest would function the same way in Alma. Attend to hear about our woes and commiserate. Maybe you can solve all of our problems!


This session was presented virtually at the OCUL Collaborative Futures Mini Conference on June 5, 2023.

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Visser, A. & Zoricic, C. (2023, June 5). Failed Jobs: Import Data to Primo VE – Institutional Repository Edition [Conference session]. Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Collaborative Futures Mini Conference, Virtual.



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