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Eagle Search: Alma and Primo VE

Migration Impacts

Here is what you can expect to happen as the University Library migrates to Alma and Primo VE, our new cloud-based next-generation Integrated Library System:

April 30

May 28

  • Purchase requests will be limited to materials available via GOBI & Kanopy. Some requests may have to wait until the library receives a new fiscal year budget.

July 9-12

  • Current library system will be frozen.
  • You will not be able to renew books online during this time.
  • You will still be able to search for and check out library materials but item availability may not be up-to-date.
  • Library Catalog/Mango and individual databases will not be impacted.

July 13

  • New ILS, EagleSearch, go-live date.
  • Search from the Library home page or go directly to the new EagleSearch.
  • Update library links in Canvas courses.  Instructional video coming soon. 
  • New and improved access to:
    • Articles
    • Journal Search
    • FGCU Library Catalog
    • Statewide Catalog
    • My Library Account