Happy New Year!
There are several upcoming training opportunities for you to learn more about Alma and its functions and capabilities:
Alma Demo Day
Wednesday, January 10th, Room 10-G, MDA Library, starting at 9:30am.
Sessions will be held all day covering the different functional areas within Alma (Fulfillment, Resource Management, Acquisitions, etc.) See our previous post for more information.
Getting to Know Alma Webinar Series
Ex Libris offers an ongoing series of live and recorded webinars that cover Alma’s functional areas in detail. Upcoming live webinars include:
Resource Management | 9 January, 9:00am (CST)
Fulfillment | 16 January, 9:00am (CST)
We now have access to the Alma sandbox server so staff can explore a live version of the system! Login information will be provided in the coming weeks.
Ex Libris will be holding a virtual demo for us on January 10, 2019. We ask that users of Sierra or Serials Solutions attend the sessions related to their functional areas.
Each library is encouraged to provide a setting for group viewing.
UH Main will be hosting the demo in classroom 10-G.
Connection information will be provided soon. If you have any questions, please let myself or Richard know.
9:30 – 10:00am – Alma Overview
10:00am – 12:00pm – Acquisitions, Electronic Resources and Resource Management
1:00 – 2:00pm – Fulfillment
2:00 – 2:45pm – Alma Analytics
3:00 – 3:30pm – Alma Systems & Integrations
3:30 – 4:00pm – Q&A
UH Libraries has registered for the Ex Libris Southcentral Users Group (ELSUG) virtual conference on November 15, 2018. Sessions focusing on Alma implementation will be offered during the conference. View list of sessions
Those seeking information on Alma implementation, and how other institutions are using Alma, are encouraged to attend the virtual conference, viewable in MD Anderson Library 106-R. Feel free to attend sessions of interest.