The API Based Ordering Task force will be charged with evaluating and testing the functionality and viability of using API based ordering such as Gobi and Oasis within the SUNY Network Zone environment. Specifically, the task force will analyze Ex Libris’ New Order API and related configuration such as configuration of integration profiles for ordering new physical bibliographic records in a Network Zone environment. The API Based Ordering Task Force will analyze criteria for adding records to the SUNY Network Zone, and analyze how functionality available for ordering via API matches with requirements for adding records to the NZ. If adding records to the NZ via API ordering is not possible, the Task Force will create recommendations for how to handle linking of records added to the IZ.
The API Task Force will be responsible for investigating:
Deliverables from the API New Order Task Force: