Angular Acquisitions

Status: In progress

This multi-year, 10-sprint project aims to transition the Acquisitions module to the Angular framework, adding various workflow improvements and new functionalities.

Sprint 0 – Infrastructure and tool-building

Functional Specifications: Sprint 0 Specs by Equinox Open Library Initiative are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Features: Adoption of JavaScript library for monetary calculations, adding filtering and refreshing capabilities to client grids, improvements to the combobox widget, implementing support for cross-tab communications, and a new help popover widget.

Status: Complete and implemented in Evergreen 3.4


Sprint 1 – Providers

Functional Specifications: Sprint 1 Specs by Equinox Open Library Initiative are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Features: Angularizes the providers interface of the Acquisitions Administration module

Status: In active development


Sprint 2 – Administration

Functional Specifications: Sprint 2 Specs by Equinox Open Library Initiative are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Features: Angularizes the remainder of the Acquisitions Administration module, including funds and currency management.

Status: Awaiting funding


Sprint 3 – Search

Functional Specifications: Sprint 3 Specs by Equinox Open Library Initiative are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Features: Creates new Angularized search interfaces for acquisitions data.

Status: In active development


Sprint 4 – Purchase Orders & Line Item Management

Functional Specifications: Sprint 4 Specs by Equinox Open Library Initiative are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Features: Creates new Angularized purchase order and line item interfaces for acquisitions data.

Status: Awaiting funding


Sprint 5 – Selection lists & Brief record creation

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Angularizes and ties selection lists and brief record creation into the Angularized purchase order interface

Status: Awaiting funding for specs


Sprint 6 – MARC order management

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Angularizes ingestion of MARC records via Federated Search and batch upload

Status: Awaiting funding for specs


Sprint 7 – Patron requests and EDI messages

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Upgrades and integrates the patron request features into the other Angularized interfaces.  Angularizes the EDI message viewer.

Status: Awaiting funding for specs


Sprint 8 – Invoice management and claims

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Angularizes invoice management and claims interfaces.

Status: Awaiting funding for specs


Sprint 9 – Staff catalog integration

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Adds links from the Evergreen catalog into the new interfaces

Status: Awaiting funding for specs


Sprint 10 – Bugfix

Functional Specifications: Not developed

Features: Performs clean-up on remaining issues.

Status: Awaiting funding for specs