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: Complete as of 9/3/2020 3.6 release

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.

StatusReleased 3.8

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: Complete as of 9/3/2020 3.6 release

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 in conjunction with work done by Bill Erickson of KCLS.

Status: Bugfixing complete; slated for 3.10 release

Sprint 5-9

Sprints 5-9 were re-evaluated after the acceptance of the Sprint 4 specifications based on time passed and work done on various features by community developers in the interstitial time period.  The following features originally addressed in these sprints were reorganized into 3 sprints – A, B & C.  That review is viewable here.

  • Selection lists & Brief record creation
  • MARC order management
  • Patron requests and EDI messages
  • Invoice management and claims
  • Staff catalog integration

Sprint A – Complete Angularization of Ordering

Features:

  • Add any missing Selection List actions
  • MARC Federated Search
  • Load Catalog Record IDs
  • Brief Record Templates
  • Complete Staff Catalog integration

Status: Specification Review

Sprint B – Invoicing and Claiming

Features:

  • Invoice management
  • Claiming, including Claim-Ready Items
  • Miscellaneous Bug Fixes

Status: Awaiting Spec Delivery

Sprint C – Patron Requests, Enhanced EDI Viewer, and final polish