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Soprano release to the live service

We’re pleased to announce that more new Soprano features have been released to the live service. The features are described in the Soprano Release Preview notices for 13th September and 3rd October.

 

Soprano Release Preview

We’re pleased to announce that a new release of Soprano is available for you to preview. This release delivers improvements in the Item Holdings display and automatically generates barcode check digits.

Shelfmarks in Item Holdings

Shelfmarks are now displayed in Item Holdings. We have also separaSoprano Holdingsted Site and Status into separate columns. This provides important information supporting the work of roaming librarians. 

 

Auto-generate barcode check digits

Following the same rules as in Alto, Soprano can now add the correct check digit to a scanned or typed barcode.

To preview this release
To preview this release, please insert ‘-demo’ into your tenancy URL after ‘soprano’, so that the URL is like this:  https://soprano-demo.capita-libraries.co.uk/{your tenancy name}.

This is an opportunity to see how the new features fit your local context and to check that everything else is working correctly. Please remember that it is using your live data.

Release to the live service
This version of Soprano will be released to the live service on Monday 7th October 2013.

Comments and contact
If you have any comments, questions or suggestions please get in touch. You can comment on this blog post, contact your Account Manager or contact me. To suggest and discuss additional features there is the Soprano Ideas Forum.