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Alma Systems Librarians & Administrator Training

Systems Librarian training and documentation for Alma configuration

About Discovery/Primo VE Configuration

Discovery activities - enabling patrons to find and acquire library materials - involve configuring:

  • Search and display functions
  • Library Card/My Account features and Authentication
  • Delivery services
  • Publishing internal records
  • Importing external records


For a full list of Discovery activities that can be configured, skim these Ex Libris pages:


The Alma Discovery / Primo VE training guide contains the information you'll need to configure discovery at a SUNY campus. You can read the guide in the window below - click on a page title in the blue buttons, then scroll down to read the information - or click to open the Discovery training guide in a new tab or window.

SLSS Presentations - Discovery Configuration

Discovery/Primo VE Configuration & Management FAQs