Academic Libraries

OPALS Screen Displays

OPALS IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES

OPALS is a virtual library that professors and students use to access their institutions’ digital and print resources 24/7.

 

These resources include:

 

  • digital archives,
  • eBooks, 
  • print resources
  • information databases (Single login, authentication & use statistics)
  • streaming video.

College library staff add and customize MARC records, circulate resources, manage database authentication, remote access and consolidated database use-statistics to maximize their return on technology expenditures. Unicode compatibility makes Click here for our demo site link and loginit possible to catalog in most Unicode supported languages, and Web-based technology enables local hosting or hosting on OPALS servers.

 

College & Seminary Libraries

 

John Abbott College, Quebec, Canada

Burlington College, VT

Bethlehem College & Seminary, MN

Educational Development Center, Amman, Jordan

Hebrew College Library, MA

Maria College, NY

Phoenix Seminary, AZ

Séminaire Baptiste Évangélique du Québec

衛道神學研究院 主頁 Wesleyan Graduate Institute Library, Hong Kong, China

 

OPALS ACADEMIC LIBRARies FUNCTIONALITY

  • OPALS Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • Portal Customization Widgets
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Cataloging
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Circulation
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Inventory
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Member / Admin Database
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Reports & Notices
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Union Catalogue
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Inter-library loan Management
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Preferences (Configuration)
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
  • OPALS Operational Requirements
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions display gallery… displays recent additions
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions – review items acquired 30, 60 or 90 days… 12 months
    • Portal Widgets: New acquisitions list sorts by classification, author, etc.
    • Portal Widgets: New Acquisitions list faceted search results displays… displays analysis facets of recently required resources
    • Portal Widgets: Designate an expiry date to automatically remove items from “New Items” list
    • Portal Widgets: News & Events editor & display
    • Portal Widgets: News and Events editor includes title, text box, and article expiry date
    • Portal Widgets: News articles can include hyperlinks to relevant Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: News articles – upload pictures
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks display shows locally selected and featured Internet resources
    • Portal Widgets: Weblinks editor template includes title, URL, description, subject
    • Portal Widgets: Library opening hours display and editor
    • Portal Widgets: RSS feed template … just copy an RSS feed link into the RSS feed template to display
    • Portal Widgets: Pathfinders template – Design topical lists of books, Internet resources and attachments
    • Portal Widgets: Add local weather reports
    • Portal Widget: List and view reviewed items
    • Portal Widget: Task Reminder… displays to-do list for authorized staff… overdues, ratings to review, reserve lists to process, etc.)
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    Mozambique
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