[OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Exports question

Karen Foster fosterk at mcmaster.ca
Tue Aug 11 16:28:03 EDT 2009

On Tue, 11 Aug 2009 14:23:38 -0400
 Bill Ott <bott at grpl.org> wrote:
> Karen Foster said the following on 08/11/2009 11:52 AM:
> > Hi all ~ just wondering what methods others might be using to extract big chunks of bibs + item info. from Evergreen. I'm talking bigger chunks than Vandelay can handle. 
> I use a modified version of the original Exporter (OpenILS::WWW::Exporter) and have used it to export a couple hundred thousand records at a time.  Someone will correct me if I'm wrong, but I believe a default install still puts the handler in place so you can call http://<your_server>/exporter 
> You can export bib or authority records, in MARC21, MARCXML, or BRE formats, including holdings if desired.  You can feed it single bib id or pass it a text file of ids, created from a report for instance.

Thanks very much Bill ~ I believe this is just what we were looking for.  

Karen F. 

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