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IGeLU 2020 Digital Conference and Developers' Day 14 -17th September, 2020

All events will be held online. It is worth noting that all times in the program are quoted in British Summer Time (BST ; = UTC+1).

You can register here. As we are running multiple streams, we have had to break down the registration process to a day-by-day and session-by-session registration process.


The Grand Synthesis: Combining Notes and Analytics for Electronic Collection Analysis in Alma
Tue 15 Sep, 2020, 15:20–15:45, Zoom - 3
Conference or Developers' Day
Conference (20 minutes + 5 min Q/A)
Session Abstract
This presentation will discuss a project at Metropolitan State University to utilize Alma e-journal and ebook holdings subject data to perform holistic collection analysis. Specifically, the presentation will detail how subject data from Alma Community Zone MARC records can be retrieved via Analytics, used to assign subject and academic department categories, and then be re-uploaded back into Alma portfolio Note fields for further Analytics use. Project background, a brief technical walkthrough, the end product, and a discussion of the benefits and drawbacks of the process will be featured, as well as audience Q&A time permitting.
Applicable Ex Libris Product
Target Audience Skill Level
Zorian Sasyk, Metropolitan State University
Presenter's job title:
E-Resource and Discovery Librarian
Lee Houghton, The University of Nottingham