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    Introduction to Alma-Primo Integration


    If you are working with Primo VE, see Primo VE for more details.

    Primo is Ex Libris' patron-facing discovery service, providing centralized and personalized access to all resources in your fulfillment network: your institution and any partner institutions. Patrons can locate physical, electronic, and digital resources in all locations, with availability information for physical resources (including the ability to request these resources for checkout at the location of the patron's choice), and instant online access to electronic and digital resources.
    Alma information is published to Primo on a regular basis. Electronic and digital resources are available directly from Primo's local database or CDI (Central Discovery Index).
    This guide explains the interoperability between Alma and Primo and details the steps that you must take to integrate the two systems.
    Primo serves the following functions:
    See Alma-Primo Interoperability for detailed training sessions on Alma-Primo integration. 
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