Release Notes for 06/05/2018

Pika Release Notes 2018.05
Released June 7, 2018
New Functionality

  • LION Go-Live
    • Final settings adjustments, theme and logo adjustments
    • Brief record grouped work clean up - how cataloging affects displays
    • IP addresses drive displays for users
  • Sacramento Public Library Implementation Kick-off
    • Test server created
    • Initial records received and indexed with defaults
    • Translation Maps
    • Connections to ILS
  • Added Physical Address Field to Self-Registration forms for Marmot


  • Added square bracket punctuation to Title searching index


  • Now titles that appear within square brackets will retrieve in searches and display in search results


  • Add Admin User roles form help dialog added

  • For Mesa County School, moved call number below item status



Digital Archive Updates

  • Adjustments for the DPLA feed output
    • Remove object title as a subject
    • All supply date created, even when there is no value

Bug Fixes

  • Manual Merging Grouped Works


  • LION
  • Availability determinations for items with status of Program Use versus Library Use
    • Created a table to make scoping details easier to read for Grouped Works, under Staff View section.




  • Freeze hold buttons would not display for holds
  • Adding new list from button in sidebar or from search results had stopped working
  • Increased allowable size of abbreviated title, which used for display in the search source box



  • Zinio (RB Digital Magazines) for LION libraries

Additional Work

  • All Pika sites upgraded to use Java 8
  • Configuration tweaks
    • LION
    • Arlington
      • Indexing profiles
      • Set up Time to Reshelve
    • Anne Arundel
      • Indexing profiles and records to include


Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, 2018, June 5
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