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    Configuring the Newspaper Search Interface

    If you are working with Primo VE and not Primo, see Configuring Newspaper Search for Primo VE.

    The Newspaper Search page (new UI only) has been added to allow users to search only for newspaper content from a separate index that contains various and more specialized newspaper collections. The results page shares the same configuration as the regular results page and contains the same pagination, navigation, and sort options and facets.

    For a more detailed introduction and FAQ, see Introduction and Frequently Asked Questions for Newspaper Search.

    The Creator and New records facets are not available in Newspaper Search.

    PrimoNewspaperSearchPage.png

    Newspapers Search Page (New UI Only)

    Enabling the Newspaper Search Interface

    Newspaper search is enabled at both the institution and view levels. This allows you to enable this feature as needed per view.

    To enable Newspaper Search:
    1. Edit your institution with the Institution Wizard (Primo Home > Ongoing Configuration Wizards > Institution Wizard).

    2. Select the Newspapers Search check box.

    3. Save and deploy your changes.

    4. Edit your view with the Views Wizard (Primo Home > Ongoing Configuration Wizards > Views Wizard).

    5. On the Edit View Attributes page of the Views Wizard, select the Display link to Newspapers Search check box.

    6. On the Titles Configuration page of the Views Wizard, edit the Home Page > Main Menu tile to ensure that the Newspapers Search link is configured as follows:

      Code Label URL Link should open in

      newspapers_search

         

      current window

    7. Save and deploy your changes.

    Configuring Featured Newspapers

    The Featured Newspapers option allows users to search from newspapers that you have selected and categorized using either of the following methods:

    • Click a link in the Featured Newspapers section to display all matching results for the selected category. From these results, users can then search within the selected category to narrow the search.

      Primo_FeaturedNewspapersSection.png

      Featured Newspapers Section
    • Select the Featured Newspapers option in the search box, specify a search string, and then select the category from an additional drop-down list that appears in the search box.

      PrimoFeaturedNewspaperSearch.png

      Featured Newspapers Search Option

    The Featured Newspapers option is enabled at the view level and is configured with the Featured Newspapers mapping table.

    To enable and configure Featured Newspapers:
    1. Edit your view with the Views Wizard (Primo Home > Ongoing Configuration Wizards > Views Wizard).

    2. On the Edit View Attributes page of the Views Wizard, select the Display Featured newspapers check box.

    3. Save and deploy your changes.

      The Featured Newspapers section does display until you have configured the Featured Newspapers mapping table.

    4. Edit the Featured Newspapers mapping table (Primo Home > Advanced Configuration > All Mapping Tables).

      Primo_FeaturedNewspapersMT_Example.png

      Featured Newspapers Mapping Table
    5. Specify the following fields to create a category of newspaper articles to display in the Featured Newspapers section of the Newspaper Search page:

      • Enabled – Select this field to enable the featured newspaper category.

      • View – Select the view to which you want to display the featured newspaper category.

      • Name – Specify the code name for the category. The display label for the category is defined with the Newspapers Search code table.

      • DescriptionCode – Specify the code name for the category's description. The display label for the description is defined with the Newspapers Search code table.

      • Order – Specify the order in which the category displays in the Featured Newspapers section. The valid values are 1, 2, 3, and so forth.

      • Query – Future use.

      • ISSN – Specify the ISSN of the newspaper. You can specify a maximum of 10 ISSNs per category by separating them with a semicolon. For example: 0362-4331;1085-6706

      • Description – An optional description to internally document the category.

      You can define a maximum of five categories per view (including disabled categories).

    6. Save and deploy your changes.

    Configuring Display Labels

    The labels associated with Newspaper Search appear on various pages in the New UI. The following table lists the code tables used to customize these labels.

    Configuring Display Labels
    Code Table Description

    Newspapers Search code table

    This code table defines all labels associated with the Newspaper Search page.

    Code Description

    default.nui.newspapers_search.desc_withfeatured

    Search across 1 billion newspapers articles from hundreds of newspapers, or use the link below to view articles from Featured newspapers.

    default.nui.newspapers_search.title

    Search within newspapers

    default.nui.newspapers_search.featured.all

    All featured newspapers

    default.nui.newspapers_search.desc_nofeatured

    Search across 1 billion newspapers articles from hundreds of newspapers.

    default.nui.newspapers_search.featured.title

    Featured newspapers

    For each Name and DescriptionCode that you define in the Featured newspapers mapping table, an associated code table row is created to allow you specify the displays labels for the featured newspaper categories and their descriptions.

    Facet Labels code table

    This code table defines the facet labels that display in the UI.

    Code Description

    default.facets.facet.facet_rtype_newspapers.tooltip

    Newspaper results are excluded from the default search. Click to search within newspapers.

    default.facets.facet.facet_rtype_newspapers

    Newspapers search

    Facet Resource Type code table

    This code table defines the facet labels that display in the UI for the resource type. This facet appears only on result pages in which the results no longer contain newspaper content.

    Code Description

    default.facets.facet.facet_rtype.newspaper_articles

    Newspaper Articles

    Calculated Availability Text code table

    This code table defines the availability labels that display in the UI.

    Code Description

    default.delivery.class.fulltext_newspaper

    getItGreen

    default.delivery.class.no_fulltext_newspaper

    getItRed

    default.delivery.code.no_fulltext_linktorsrc_newspaper

    No full-text

    default.delivery.class.no_fulltext_linktorsrc_newspaper

    getItRed

    default.delivery.code.fulltext_newspaper

    Full text available

    default.delivery.code.no_fulltext_newspaper

    No full-text

    default.delivery.class.fulltext_linktorsrc_newspaper

    GetItGreen

    default.delivery.code.fulltext_linktorsrc_newspaper

    Full text available

    Results Tile code table

    This code table defines the labels that display on the Brief Results page.

    Code Description

    default.nui.newspapers.title

    Newspapers search

    default.nui.newspapers.description

    These search results do not include newspapers. View results from our entire collection of newspapers, or search specifically within Featured newspapers.

    default.nui.newspapers.back

    Back to library search

    Search Tile code table

    This code table defines the labels that appear in the search box for the Newspaper Search page.

    Code Description

    default.nui.newspapers.searchbox.featured

    Featured newspapers

    default.nui.newspapers.searchbox.description

    Newspapers

    default.nui.newspapers.searchbox.help

    Search for newspaper, magazine or article

    default.nui.newspapers.searchbox.title

    Newspapers

    default.nui.newspapers.searchbox.all

    Newspapers

    View Labels code table

    This code table defines the labels associated with the view (such as the links that display in the main menu).

    Code Description

    default.nui.mainmenu.label.newspapers_search.tooltip

    Newspapers

    default.nui.mainmenu.label.newspapers_search

    Newspapers

    Configuring Availability and Delivery of Newspaper Content

    The following table lists the settings used to configure availability and delivery of newspaper content.

    Configuration for Availability and Delivery
    Code Table Description

    GetIT! Link 1 Configuration mapping table

    The following availability statuses were added to support this functionality:

    Primo_GetITLink1Config.png

    GetIT! Tab 1 Text Configuration mapping table

    The following availability statuses were added to support this functionality:

    Primo_GetIT_Tab1_TextConfig.png

    Deep Links for Newspaper Searches

    The following deep link formats are supported for searches using Newspaper Search:

    • Newspaper Search page:

      <Primo base URL>/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=<view_ID>&lang=<lang>

      Example: https://primo-demo.exlibrisgroup.com:1701/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=NORTH&lang=en_US

    • Search results from all newspaper collections:

      <Primo base URL>/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=<view_ID>&query=any,contains,<search_terms>&search_scope=all&lang=<lang>

      Example: https://primo-demo.exlibrisgroup.com:1701/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=NORTH&query=any,contains,test&search_scope=all&lang=en_US

    • Search results from all featured newspapers (as defined on the Featured Newspapers mapping table):

      <Primo base URL>/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=<view_ID>&query=any,contains,<search_terms>&search_scope=featured&issn=<issn_list>&featured_scope=all&lang=<lang>

      Example: https://primo-demo.exlibrisgroup.com:1701/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=NORTH&query=any,contains,test&search_scope=featured&lang=en_US&issn=03624331;0362-4331;03071766;00999660;15436667;1543-6616;1543-6616;00216437;1051340X;10949453;1944-2424;1944-2289;0362-4331&featured_scope=all

    • Search results from a specific featured category (as defined on the Featured Newspapers mapping table):

      <Primo base URL>/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=<view_ID>&query=any,contains,<search_terms>&search_scope=featured&issn=<issn_list>&featured_scope=<featured_category_name>&lang=<lang>

      Example: https://primo-demo.exlibrisgroup.com:1701/primo-explore/npsearch?vid=NORTH&query=any,contains,test&search_scope=featured&lang=en_US&issn=00216437;1051340X;10949453&featured_scope=name4

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