ELUNA Primo Working Group Election 2024

There are five (5) open positions on the Primo Working Group.

Log in to the ELUNA membership system (Wild Apricot) at https://eluna40.wildapricot.org/Sys/Login before voting.

Go to the Poll Page to vote.

The voting deadline is May 24, 2024 at 5:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada). If you have election questions or feedback please email [email protected].

Ex Libris Knowledge Days and ELUNA Annual Conference 2024

The full agenda for the Ex Libris Knowledge Days and ELUNA Annual Conference 2024 is now available. Both take place in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Ex Libris Knowledge Days: May 13-14, 2024

ELUNA Developers Day+: May 13-14, 2024
ELUNA Analytics Afternoon: May 14, 2024
ELUNA Annual Meeting 2024: May 14-17, 2024

NERS Enhancements Voting 2024

The 2024 Primo Enhancements voting process is now complete! The following are the Top3 requests.

 Rank ID Title Votes Points
1 9021 A better DEI Term Tool (VE/BO) 3283
2 8756 Primo VE Facet for physical availability, configurable for locations / policy (VE) 3064
3 8871 Primo VE Advanced search – Exact – Title: $a alone must find results (VE) 2953

We’re happy to note that Ex Libris Primo Product Management agreed to add the following two items to the 2024 Roadmap without requiring any community points:

Rank ID Title Votes Points
5 8157 Preserve the formatting of citations copied from Primo (VE/BO) 3503 n/a 15
14 8141 Add ability to configure the display at the item level and the location level in the GetIt section (VE) 1102 n/a 10

The Product Development Collaboration Agreement states that Ex Libris will develop the successful enhancements within one year, which customarily aligns to the IGeLU conference held in September 2024.

ELUNA Annual Conference 2023 Update

The ELUNA Primo Working Group presented the work of the last year at the ELUNA Annual Conference 2023 in Los Angeles, California, on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, 2:30 pm-3:15 pm in the Catalina Ballroom. Session slides: 2023 ELUNA Primo Working Group Update.

Tips for Submitting NERS Enhancements Requests

Submit requests for next year’s NERS Enhancements cycle.

DEI-Related Changes in Alma and Primo

The Primo Working Group hosted an informal discussion on making DEI-related changes in Alma and Primo on Friday, December 16, 2022. See the presentation slides.

Primo Customization and Developer Resources

The Primo Working Group provides support and resources for working with Primo customizations and developing add-ons for Primo.

Drew Parker gave a great presentation at ELUNA 2023 Developers’ Day+ on lots of places to find Primo customizations: Finding Primo Customization Ideas to _Borrow__ A Time-Honored Path toward Progress

The former MetaLib/MetaLib+ PWG pages are still available but are no longer being maintained.

If you have updates or corrections to this page, please contact James Day at [email protected].