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Easily clear/remove items from My reading intentions & My notes

We recently had a feedback ticket raised by a student asking how to clear the "Will Read" section of the "My reading intentions" tab in their profile (See screenshot). After exploring the functionality of this part of Talis (as the students experi...
Kia Owens 6 months ago in User Profiles 0 Reviewed - on hold

Separate 'Report Broken link' button for online resources

The 'Report broken link' option for students is buried in the item menu, and is often hard for them to find. One of the ways we promote TA to academics is the ability for us to fix links without their intervention, but this requires them to educat...
Chantal Tucker 29 days ago in Accessibility 2 Reviewed - on hold

Add ability to change icons for Library and Student notes

In consultation with stakeholders on our Indigenising Curriculum reading list, a question was raised on whether it was possible to change the icons for Library and Student notes to something less aggressively Western. The specific suggestion made ...
Kia Owens 4 months ago in Branding 1 Reviewed - on hold

Relocate the Google Preview Button

The new 'View Availability' button is currently overridden by the 'Google Preview' button. We believe that this may confuse students, and make them think that resources with the Google Preview button might not have items available in the library t...
Rachel Dowe 5 months ago in Edit List 5 Reviewed - on hold

Error page dead-end update

Currently when a user attempts to access a page which does not exist in Talis (either it never did or has been removed), they are presented with a green page 404 error: Error! Something has gone wrong, and our team has been notified. 404: Not Foun...
Natalie Hull 4 months ago in Accessibility 2 Reviewed - on hold

Note For Library - see reporter + get alert when note has been added to reading list

We don't currently assign list owners to reading lists, so can't see who has added a Note for Library. It would also be helpful to have (optional) ability to turn on functionality to send alert when Note to Library has been added.
Guest about 2 months ago in Edit List 1 Planned

Add author information to Review exports

We would like the author details to appear in the Reviews export as this information is currently missing from the export data. We use 'Export Reviews' for accessible text modules to notify our Accessible Text Service of book items not available e...
Guest 14 days ago in Reviews 2 Planned

Ebook cover images

We find the book cover images useful for new users in making the lists more attractive to the eye. These work fine when we are including physical books on the list, but as we are increasingly moving to an e-first policy the ISBN no longer has a co...
Ian Haydock 5 months ago in Edit List 3 Reviewed - on hold

Make OpenLibrary searching optional when bookmarking

We are finding, when bookmarking ebooks which are not stored in our library catalogue, that the URL is not being pulled through into the bookmark. This is because, upon finding the title not in our LMS, TARL is searching Open Library and pulling t...
Stephen Graham 4 months ago in Bookmarking 2 Reviewed - on hold

Hyperlinked DOIs in the Review screen

Feedback from our content and acquisitions team suggests that they would like to be able to test links in the Review screen by clicking an item's DOI, since our end-users will be mostly accessing online resources via the DOI. It would be useful if...
Nial Halford-Busby 16 days ago in Reviews 1 Reviewed - on hold