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    Configuring External Services for Leganto

    Some external services used by Leganto are configured using Alma, such as LDAP and email. See Alma Administration for details.
    Other external service are configurable by the user in Leganto and do not require any specific administration by a Leganto administrator, including:
    • Facebook profiles
    • Reports (to customize these, see Leganto Student Usage in the Alma Analytics online help)
    • Zotero citation manager
    • any others that appear in Leganto but are not listed in this guide
    The parameters ebook_central_secret and ebook_central_siteID on the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings) are reserved for future use.

    Configuring Recommendation Services

    You can enable recommendation services in Leganto. For the bX Recommender Service, you also need a bX token from Ex Libris. List recommendations appear in the right pane beside the list; citation recommendations appear at the bottom of each citation or item page.
    To enable recommendation services in Leganto:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), enter one or more values for recommendations. Separate multiple values by commas.
    • bX Recommendation Service (citation): bx. You must also set the bx_token parameter to the token supplied by Ex Libris.
    • New for July! Alexander Street Press (list): asp.
    • New for July! Shelf recommendations (citation): shelf_browsing. This recommends other titles that are physically located on the same or adjacent shelves near the citation.

    Enabling RefWorks

    You can enable Legacy RefWorks (not RefWorks RW3), so that instructors and students add citations to reading lists and/or My Collection in Leganto.
    To enable RefWorks in Leganto:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), set the parameter refworks_group_code. This value should be provided to you by RefWorks.

    Enabling Google Preview

    You can enable Google Book Preview for citations.
    To enable Google Books Preview in Leganto:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), set the parameter display_google_book_preview to true.

    Enabling Google Analytics

    You can integrate Leganto with Google Analytics. Activity in Leganto is then tracked by Google Analytics.
    To integrate Leganto with Google Analytics:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), enter your Google Analytics ID in the parameter google_analytic_id.

    Enabling Mendeley

    You can enable Mendeley, so that instructors and students add citations to reading lists and/or My Collection in Leganto.
    To enable Mendeley in Leganto:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), set the parameters mendeley_client_id and mendeley_secret. For more information, see Mendeley in the developer's network documentation.

    Disabling Facebook Connection Option

    You can disable the option in Leganto to connect a Leganto user account to Facebook.
    To disable the Facebook Connection Option:
    Set the customer parameter facebook_support to false (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings).

    Configuring the Display of Britsh CLA Copyright Information

    CLA information is available to appear in Leganto when the copyright region is UK (the parameter copyright_region is set to UK, see Configuring Other Settings).
    To configure whether to display British copyright information (CLA) in a citation, when available:
    Configure the customer parameter display_CLA_info_in_leganto to true or false (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings).

    Configuring Journal Thumbnails Using Syndetics

    Note this feature is deprecated, since Syndetics is now enabled for all customers without requiring customers to any any credentials. The parameter will be removed in an upcoming reelase.
    To configure journal thumbnails using Syndetics:
    Configure the customer parameter syndetics_account_id to the customer's Syndetics account ID (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings). Leganto uses a journal item’s ISSN to download thumbnail and other information.

    Configuring Useful Links

    On the Leganto Links mapping table (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Links), you can configure a static list of links that appear at the bottom of the user's sidebar in Leganto.
    Leganto Links Mapping Table
    You can add and remove links. For more information about mapping tables, see Mapping Tables.
    The maximum length for a label is 200 characters. While there is no limit to the number of links you can add, in order not to disrupt the layout on the Leganto screen, a limit of around 7 is suggested.

    Enabling General Electronic Services in Leganto

    You enable general electronic service to appear in Leganto, the same as they do in Primo. For more information see Adding a General Electronic Service and Configuring the Order of General Electronic Services.
    To enable general electronic services in Leganto:
    Set the customer parameter display_general_electronic_services to true (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings).
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