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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 Settings page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings) are reserved for future use.

    Configuring When the Instructor Role is Automatically Added to a User

    To enable or disable adding the instructor role to users loaded by the course loading integration profile, see Configuring Course Loading.
    Alma automatically assigns the Instructor role to users that are added as collaborators to a list, either manually in Alma or using the course loading integration profile. In Leganto, only users that already have the Instructor role can be added to a list.
    You can have Alma automatically add the Instructor role to users it identifies as instructors who log in from the CMS (LTI checks the roles parameter for "instructor"). See Mapping CMS Roles to Instructors in Leganto.

    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. Recommendations only appear for owners or collaborators of a reading list.
    To enable recommendation services in Leganto:
    On the Leganto Features page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Leganto Features), 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.
    • Video recommendations from Primo Central and Alexander Street Press (list): video.
      Alexander Street Press is not supported for Summon customers.
    • 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 RefWorks, so that instructors and students add citations to reading lists and/or My Collection in Leganto. You can also allow instructors and students to select whether they are using new or old RefWorks.
    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.
    To allow Leganto users to select between old and new RefWorks:
    On the Leganto Customer Setting page (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Customer Settings), enter a valid code in refworks_group_code (see above) and set the parameter new_refworks to true.

    Enabling Google Preview

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

    Enabling Google Analytics

    You can integrate Leganto with Google Analytics. Activity in Leganto is then tracked by Google Analytics. Leganto's product team views anonymized Google Analytics data about your institution’s users' usage in order to help them improve the Leganto UX; you can disable this feature.
    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. To prevent Leganto's product team from viewing anonymized Google Analytics data about your institution’s users' usage, set google_analytics_exlibris to false.

    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 to false (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Leganto Features).

    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). See also Integrating with the UK's Digital Content Store (DCS).
    To configure whether to display British copyright information (CLA) in a citation, when available:
    Configure the customer parameter CLA_info_in_leganto to true or false (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Leganto Features).

    Configuring Useful Links

    On the Leganto Links mapping table (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Links), you can configure a static list of links that appear 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 general_electronic_services to true (Configuration Menu > Fulfillment > Leganto > Leganto Features).
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