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    ProQuest Dissertations & Theses New Platform" - How to activate it?

    • Article Type: Q&A
    • Product: Alma

    Question

    What is needed to activate "ProQuest Dissertations & Theses New Platform"?
    In the Community Zone there are no portfolios available for this collection.
    Activating the collection causes Alma to send this error: "No records to be activated"

    Answer

    This Collection has no portfolios.

    To enable this service -- simply activate the General Electronic Service, offered out-of-the box.

    Additional Information

    Steps are:

    1. Click: Alma > Fulfillment Configuration Menu
    2. Click: General Electronic Services
    3. Enable the "ProQuest" service and review the parameters (don't forget to activate it for Primo ViewIt, GetIt or both tabs)
    4. Ensure that the "Service Availability Rules" tab enables display when the OpenURL contains genre of "dissertation"
    * Name field contains: rft.genre
    * Operator is "="
    * Value is "dissertation"

    Category: CKB Electronic Collection - Alma

    Subject: Fulfillment - Alma


    • Article last edited: 7/12/2014