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ALMA Implementation 2020 at City College Libraries

Alma goes live on August 3rd, 2020!

Welcome to the City College landing page for CUNY's 2020 Alma migration.

Training is in full swing. In anticipation of the August launch, the CUNY Office of Library Services (OLS) and Alma vendor, Ex Libris,are conducting live and online training sessions. In addition to the CUNY sessions, we will be conducting microsessions at City College so that everyone becomes familiar with the system before it rolls out. 

Alma Resources

CUNY Office of Library Services hosts a Research Guide with a calendar and and pages for all the functional areas. Below is a link to that guide and some essential training resources

The ALMA Sandbox has relocated until February 2020.

Please use the following non-production instances of Alma for your training and testing needs:

Institution Zone HC (SANDBOX)
Alma: https://cuny-hc-psb.alma.exlibrisgroup.com
Primo VE: https://cuny-hc-psb.primo.exlibrisgroup.com/discovery/search?vid=01CUNY_HC:CUNY_HC

Institution Zone JJ (SANDBOX)
Alma: https://cuny-jj-psb.alma.exlibrisgroup.com
Primo VE: https://cuny-jj-psb.primo.exlibrisgroup.com/discovery/search?vid=01CUNY_JJ:CUNY_JJ

City College's Alma Contacts

Contact Email Address Role 
Trevar Riley-Reid trileyreid@ccny.cuny.edu member, Communications Committee
Sean O'Heir  soheir@ccny.cuny.edu chair, Resource Access Working Group
 Ching-Jung Chen cchen@ccny.cuny.edu member, Steering Committee