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MnPALS Alma Kickoff

January 18

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until January 19, 2018

Slides and recording

Location: Atwood Memorial Center, Voyageurs Room, St. Cloud State University

Driving Directions

Visitor Parking Information – Note: the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp is the closest to the Atwood Memorial Center

Campus Map

Lunch will be on your own. St. Cloud State University has many on-campus dining options. Please see the map, for more information.

Draft agenda:

DAY 1: Thursday, January 18, 2018

9:00-9:30 Welcome and Introductions  (Johnna Horton, PALS; Linda Richter, PALS; Dolph Chaney, Ex Libris;)

9:30-10:30 Project Key Objectives and Timeline  (Dolph Chaney, Ex Libris)

~~~10:30: MID-MORNING BREAK~~~

10:45-12:00 Vanguard Phase Report  (vanguard panel discussion: Elissah Becknell, Minneapolis Community and Technical College; Laura Hoelter, College of St. Scholastica; Robin Horowitz, Minnesota Historical Society; Zorian Sasyk, Minnesota State University, Mankato)

~~~12:00: LUNCH~~~

1:00-3:00 Overview of Alma (Dolph Chaney / Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; PALS staff)

~~~3:00 MID-AFTERNOON BREAK~~~

3:15-4:15 Overview of Primo  (Dolph Chaney / Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; Perry Madden, PALS)

4:15-4:30 Q&A / Discussion  (Dolph Chaney, Ex Libris)

DAY 2: Friday, January 19, 2018

9:00-10:15 Project phases in depth  (Dolph Chaney, Ex Libris)

  • Design
  • Training (expectations of learning the systems and gradual mastery)
  • Build

Data checking emphasis vs functional testing emphasis

Deploy (cutover/go-live schedule preview)

~~~10:15: MID-MORNING BREAK~~~

10:30-12:00 Network Zone and other collaborative features in Alma (Dolph Chaney/Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; Dani Kroon, Sonja Eilertson, PALS)

~~~12:00: LUNCH~~~

1:00-2:00 Alma migration process (Dolph Chaney/Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; Dee Nolan, Perry Madden, PALS)

  • Link resolver input
  • SFX
  • 360
  • Other
  • P2E
  • Aleph input (including Acquisitions and Course Reserves)
  • ERM

2:00-3:00 Alma Configuration Form preview  (Dolph Chaney/Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; Dee Nolan, PALS)

~~~3:00 MID-AFTERNOON BREAK~~~

3:15-4:00 Primo Workbooks preview  (Dolph Chaney/Justine Burchell, Ex Libris; Perry Madden, PALS)

4:00-4:30 Q&A / Next steps / Closing (Dolph Chaney, Ex Libris; Linda Richter, PALS)

Details

Date:
January 18
Event Category:

Organizer

PALS
Phone:
507-389-2000
Website:
https://www.mnpals.org/

Venue

Atwood Memorial Center, St. Cloud State University
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301 United States
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Phone:
320-308-4636
Website:
https://www.stcloudstate.edu/atwood/about/default.aspx