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  1. Tracking entries reflect more accurately if the system or staff user initiated that status change

    In some cases moving an item to one status immediately moves it to the next applicable status. That tracking entry has the staff username versus a "system" username.

    2 votes
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  2. imageViewer

    I want a universal IIIFViewer to be displayed on the web interface when the imageType is an image...

    https://github.com/UniversalViewer/universalviewer

    1 vote
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  3. 4 votes
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  4. 6 votes
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  5. Ability to submit copyright orders in bulk for multiple sections

    If each section has the same article, it would be good to submit it as a bulk request for all the sections at once versus each one individually.

    2 votes
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  6. Allow ItemInfo fields to work on webpages with CustomDropDown

    Allow CustomDropDown and the optional ItemInfo fields, 1-5, to work on webpages so we can have custom requirements.

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  7. 2 votes
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  8. Add a status line to the Ares main menu to be able to display error messages

    If a user is returned to the main menu because of an error, there is no way to explain why.

    3 votes
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  9. Allow web users to edit email subscription from view notifications page

    Not all sites allow users to change their user information.

    2 votes
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  10. Allow sites to remove edit option from left column for instructor web

    There is a left most column that says view, download, edit. That column is not customizable and some sites don't allow instructors to edit the items.

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  11. 2 votes
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  12. Specify the base URL for permanent links with a customization key

    This can be helpful for sites with more than one authentication method.

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  13. 7 votes
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  14. Allow for more date parameters for reports

    Most sites would like reports by semester or year and not necessarily by month.

    5 votes
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  15. 4 votes
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  16. Enhance course cross-listing to include more course info and ExternalCourseIDs

    Currently, course cross listing only shows a name and is accessible by students searching for that cross listed course number/name and finding it under the other name. It's not clear to the student that both courses are the same.

    4 votes
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  17. Way to easily set multiple grid layouts in staff client

    Currently you have to set each one up and there isn't a way to copy those settings from one grid to another.

    3 votes
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  18. Filter reports by processing unit

    Do you also want to separate stats by pick up location or only the processing location?

    2 votes
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  19. Option to rename and hide queue names for routing in staff client

    Perhaps, an enhancement is what we need to remove:
    Route to Acquisitions
    Recall Item
    Awaiting Acquisitions Notification
    Awaiting File Type Resolution
    Awaiting Recall Processing
    Awaiting ILL Processing – unless it can be edited to show as “In ILL Processing”

    2 votes
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  20. Report showing which staff have processed which items

    Check the tracking to see which staff usernames touched it. Do they need to know how long that staff person took?

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