Alma & Primo VE

Ex Libris Alma and Primo VE have been chosen for our next I-Share platform! Alma will replace Voyager and SFX, and Primo VE will replace VuFind in 2020 for the 91 institutions that are part of CARLI’s I-Share resource sharing system.

Project Updates

September 9, 2019

I-Share libraries should review CARLI's Configuration documentation in filling out these forms by Wednesday, September 18, 2019.

CARLI has a dedicated list of Alma & Primo VE events and deadlines.

For ongoing updates, watch our Highlights of the Alma and Primo VE project page.

Details on when library data was exported from Voyager for migration to Alma are visible on the Test Migration Extract Dates page. All libraries data have been extracted and sent to Ex Libris as of September 9.

Important Links and Resources

Alma Primo VE Kick Off Meeting (YouTube Video) discusses the scope of the migration project, provides an updated overview of the project as a whole, and a description of the Test Load process, tasks, and deadlines. Slides from the recording.

Alma & Primo VE Project Dates and Deadlines
CARLI Alma & Primo VE Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 
Alma Data Migration Review Procedures
Test Load Phase Tasks (updated 10/3/2019)
Ex Libris's Alma & Primo VE Administration Certification
Ex Libris Knowledge Center
Alma-L Email List
Primo Email List
Handout: Alma and Primo VE Resources for I-Share Libraries

CARLI Alma Migration Office Hours Recordings

List of CARLI Alma Migration Office Hours with recordings and slides

Priorities for Alma Migration Data Clean-up