Scheduling System Messages in Aspen Discovery

Scheduling System Messages in Aspen Discovery

You can easily schedule a message in Aspen Discovery which is great for the holidays or any information you want to pass along to your patrons. If you go into your Administration menu on Aspen and scroll down to the Local Catalog Enrichment module, there is a section called "System Messages". In order to add a system message, you will click 'Add New'.

You have the ability to define what pages the message will show on and when the message will start displaying and when it will stop displaying using a date selector.

If you have questions about system messages and how best to use them, feel free to reach out to us!

About Aspen Discovery

Aspen is a full-featured Discovery System that integrates with e-content and other 3rd party providers, giving your patrons comprehensive access to all of your materials in one place. Aspen combines your library catalog with e-content, digital archives, and enrichment from all major third-party providers improves relevancy and ease of use, provides native reading recommendations, displays all formats of titles within one result (FRBR) and much more. Aspen was created to give users an improved experience over other Discovery systems with less of an impact on library budgets.

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