For a consistent look and feel for your institution's collections, a template can be created that makes it possible to easily reproduce institutional customizations.
To request a new collection for your institution, complete the KDL Add Collection Request Form. A KDL administrator will notify you when the collection has been added.
When a collection is created in CONTENTdm, a collection name is designated and a collection alias is system-generated.
Following a recent upgrade of CONTENTdm, it is now possible to designate a custom alias when a collection is created. For existing collections, requests can be submitted by KDL for OCLC to change existing collection aliases.
Custom aliases are subject to the following rules:
KYVL will work with each KDL member to select an institutional prefix and request custom aliases through OCLC support and to designate complete aliases of future collections.
For a consistent look and feel for your institution's collections, follow these steps to add customize a header each time a collection is added. Customizations must be applied to each collection individually at the collection level.
The following minimal customizations are recommended:
Be sure to save and publish your changes using Save and Publish.