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Prism release to preview 23rd September 2021

We’re pleased to announce that the next release of Prism is now available for preview. This release includes:

  • Prism Single Sign-On Metadata – old certificate removed

Prism Single Sign-On Metadata update – old certificate removed

Now that the updated certificate is in operation for SAML based authentication systems such as Shibboleth, CAS or Open Athens, we have removed the old certificate from Prism.

Release Procedure

Making the most of your preview

Please review the preview version as early as possible, to familiarise yourself with the new functionality and check that your tenancy still behaves as expected in terms of functionalities, including extensions, and styling.

You can preview this release by inserting ‘-demo’ into your tenancy URL after the word ‘prism’, like this: prism-demo.librarymanagementcloud.co.uk/{your tenancy name} . If you have your own host name, you’ll need to use prism-demo.librarymanagementcloud.co.uk instead.

Release to the live service

Prism will be released to live service on Tuesday 28th September 2021.

Comments and contact

Please get in touch if you have any comments, questions or suggestions. You can comment here on the Prism blog , or contact our support team directly. Please visit the Prism Ideas Forum to suggest and discuss additional features.

Prism release 21st September 2021

We’re pleased to announce that the version of Prism that has been in preview recently has now been released to the live service.

The details are described in this  release notice and include the following:

  • Accessibility changes

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions. You can comment here on the Prism blog, on Prism Ideas or contact our support team directly.

Prism release to preview 7th September 2021

We’re pleased to announce that the next release of Prism is now available for preview. This release includes:

  • Accessibility changes

Accessibility changes

We have improved our support for visually impaired users adding and clarifying labels in a number of areas of the system including:

  • The borrower joining form
  • The advanced search page
  • The help page

Further changes include:

  • An improvement to the Prism Pro Stock Purchase for search result tagging to ensure screen readers are able to easily handle the page content
  • The skip link at the top of each page now takes you to the main content of the page
  • When autocomplete is in operation, the screen reader will report the correct  number of suggestions offered rather than no results

Release Procedure

Making the most of your preview

Please review the preview version as early as possible, to familiarise yourself with the new functionality and check that your tenancy still behaves as expected in terms of functionalities, including extensions, and styling.

You can preview this release by inserting ‘-demo’ into your tenancy URL after the word ‘prism’, like this: prism-demo.librarymanagementcloud.co.uk/{your tenancy name} . If you have your own host name, you’ll need to use prism-demo.librarymanagementcloud.co.uk instead.

Release to the live service

Prism will be released to live service on Tuesday 21st September 2021.

Comments and contact

Please get in touch if you have any comments, questions or suggestions. You can comment here on the Prism blog , or contact our support team directly. Please visit the Prism Ideas Forum to suggest and discuss additional features.

Prism release 3rd March 2021

We’re pleased to announce that the version of Prism that has been in preview recently has now been released to the live service.

The details are described in this release notice and includes the following:

  • E-pay using Pay360 Hosted Cashier API enhancement

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment on the Prism blog, on Prism Ideas or contact our support team directly.

Prism release 30th May 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the version of Prism that has been in preview recently has now been released to the live service.

This release contains:

  • Summon integration – option to display a limit by library location facet

Details are described in the release notice

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment on the Prism blog, and suggest and discuss additional features in Prism Ideas or contact our support teams.

Prism release preview 23rd May 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the next release of Prism is now available for preview.
This release includes:

  • Summon integration – option to display a limit by library location facet

Summon integration – option to display a limit by library location facet

In this release, it is now possible to display a new facet for Summon: Library Location. This allows the end user to limit the display to titles where there is at least one item at the selected location. The facet is enabled through the Admin console in the Facets section.

Making the most of your preview

Please check the preview version as early as possible to become familiar with the new functionality and to ensure that your tenancy still behaves as expected in terms of functionalities, including extensions, and styling.

To preview this release, please precede your tenancy URL with ‘demo.’, like this: demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk/{your tenancy name}. If you have your own host name, you’ll need to use demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk instead.

Release to the live service

The release of Prism to the live service will be on Thursday 30th May 2019.

Comments and contact

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment here on the Prism blog, on the Prism forum or Prism Ideas or contact our support or sales admin teams directly.

Prism release 12th March 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the version of Prism that has been in preview recently has now been released to the live service.

This release contains:

  • Summon integration – display of Formats and Editions results clustering
  • Serial records holdings display problem fixed

Details are described in the release notice

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment on the Prism blog, and suggest and discuss additional features in Prism Ideas or contact our support team directly.

Prism release preview 7th March 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the next release of Prism is now available for preview.
This release includes:

  • Summon integration – display of Formats and Editions results clustering
  • Serial records holdings display problem fixed

Summon integration – display of Formats and Editions  results clustering

This release now displays search results clustered by a work when a search is executed against Summon. This feature is always switched on at work level. i.e. this means that all editions are brought together and represented by one of the records.

Serial records holdings display problem fixed

This release fixes a problem where the codes for a site displayed under some circumstances, against serial holdings, rather than the names of the sites.

Making the most of your preview

Please check the preview version as early as possible to familiarise with the new functionality and to ensure that your tenancy still behaves as expected in terms of both functionality, including extensions, and styling.

To preview this release, please precede your tenancy URL with ‘demo.’, like this: demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk/{your tenancy name}. If you have your own host name, you’ll need to use demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk instead.

Release to the live service

The release of Prism to the live service will be on Tuesday 12th March 2019.

Comments and contact

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment here on the Prism blog, on the Prism forum or Prism Ideas or contact our support or sales admin teams directly.

Prism release preview 22nd November 2018

We’re pleased to announce that the next release of Prism is now available for preview.

This release includes:

  • An enhancement to Published Year facet
  • Accessing RefWorks from the Save button – amendment

An enhancement to the Published Year facet

The Year Published facet now includes two date fields in which the start year and end year of a publication range can be entered.

Note once the date range has been narrowed, to expand the date range selected, remove the Published Year facet from the breadcrumb or re-execute the search to clear it.

Accessing RefWorks from the Save button – amendment

When users click on the RefWorks link for an item, they will now be taken to a screen where they can choose which version of RefWorks to connect to.

RefWorks screen showing the choice of options:

Making the most of your preview

Please check the preview version as early as possible to become familiar with the new functionality and to ensure that your tenancy still behaves as expected in terms of both functionalities, including extensions, and styling.

To preview this release, please precede your tenancy URL with ‘demo.’, like this: demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk/{your tenancy name}. If you have your own hostname, you’ll need to use demo.capitadiscovery.co.uk instead.

 

Release to the live service

The release of Prism to the live service will be on Wednesday 28th November 2018.

 

Comments and contact

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment here on the Prism blog, on Prism Ideas or contact support.

 

Prism Release 25th May 2018

We’re pleased to announce that the version of Prism that has been in preview recently has now been released to the live service.

This release includes:

  • Prism “Forgotten PIN?” Process

Details are described in the release notice.