Alma Post-Implementation at the Colorado School of Mines
Implementing a library services platform such as Alma with Primo can be a major undertaking. Replacing an ILS, link resolver, ERM, and possibly other systems with a unified platform calls for rethinking workflows, retraining staff, cleaning up and migrating data, and an array of other potential areas of analysis. These can range from rethinking what patron services are offered to reviewing collaboration opportunities between or within libraries. Planning to make all of these changes within the duration of the implementation project is a challenge--both because of the scope of the changes, and ...