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    How do I configure ABLE to communicate with Alma?

    • Article Type: Q&A
    • Product: Alma

    Question

    How do I configure ABLE (from HF Group - Acme Binding http://acmebinding.com/library-binding/able/) to communicate with Alma?

    Answer

    In ABLE's "Edit Database" screen enter the following information
    Display Name: Alma
    Host: [Alma URL]
    Port: 1921
    Database: [Alma Instance name]
    User ID: [optional - as configured in Z39.50 Server Integration Profile]
    Password: [optional - as configured in Z39.50 Server Integration Profile]
    Max records: 5
    Barcode Use attribute: 1007
    Barcode MARC Field: [leave blank]

    Additional Information

    Note that [Alma URL] is one of
    alma.exlibrisgroup.com
    ap01.alma.exlibrisgroup.com
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