The code will cover these areas:
- updating Summon with MARC record additions, updates and deletions from Horizon
- providing live availability information from Horizon without resorting to screen-scraping the OPAC
- customising 360 Link using jQuery
In theory, the first 2 might also be of interest to Horizon sites that are implementing an alternative OPAC (e.g. VuFind or AquaBrowser) where you need to set up regular MARC exports. The latter might be of interest to 360 Link sites in general.
I couldn’t find a relevant photo for this blog post, so instead, let’s have another look at those infamous MIMAS #cupcakes from ILI2009 🙂