The Citation action has been added to the Actions drop-down list (which was previously named Send to) in the search results and the e-Shelf to allow end users to copy citations in different styles (APA, MLA, and Chicago/Turabian) for individual records in their search results and e-Shelf. This option utilizes the EasyBib API to create the citations.
Citation Action in Actions Drop-Down List
This action opens the Citation dialog box, which displays the record’s citation in the default style. Users may select a different style (APA, MLA, or Chicago) and then click the Select Citation Text button to select the citation so that it can be copied and pasted to wherever it is needed.
Citation Dialog Box
Back Office Configuration
The following table lists the related Back Office configuration for this enhancement.
Keeping This Item Tile code table
The following codes allow you to modify the name of the Citation option that appears in the Actions drop-down list and its tooltip, respectively:
Citations Label code table (new)
This table allows you to modify the labels that appear in the Citation dialog box.
Citation Source Types mapping table (new)
This table maps Primo resource types to EasyBib source types. If you have created additional resource types in Primo, you can map each of them to an EasyBib source type. The following source types are supported: book, chapter, newspaper, journal, and website.
If no mapping is defined, the EasyBib source type defaults to book.