Special Interest Groups


Internationalization i18n@discuss.folio.org - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/I18N">Wiki</a> - The Internationalization SIG reviews user interface design, data storage, and OKAPI platform design for issues related to internationalization of the user interface and underlying data storage.
User Management <a href="http://mailto:um@discuss.folio.org">um@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/UM">Wiki</a> - Guides the integration of authentication systems (such as Shibboleth, OAUTH, InCommon) and authorization systems (Grouper) into the FOLIO platform. The SIG defines privileges associated with the various types of users. Incorporates issues of privacy of personally identifiable information.
Accessibility <a href="http://mailto:a11y@discuss.folio.org">a11y@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/A11Y">wiki</a> - works with the developers and the user interface designers to ensure principles of universal design are embedded in the FOLIO platform and apps.
Task Workflows task-workflows@discuss.folio.org - On the need and use of task managers and workflow tools for sequencing activities in FOLIO.
Consortia <a href="mailto:consort@discuss.folio.org">consort@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/CONSORT">Wiki</a> - The Consortia SIG works on use cases and review feature implementations for inter-institutional relationships that FOLIO should support.
User Interface / User Experience ux@discuss.folio.org
Reporting <a href="http://mailto:rpt@discuss.folio.org">rpt@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/RPT">wiki</a> - The Reporting SIG group will examine the needs of reporting in each functional area and the reporting needs of institutions.
Privacy <a href="mailto:priv@discuss.folio.org">priv@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/PRIV">Wiki</a> - The Privacy SIG reviews user interface design, data storage, Okapi platform design, and inter-module communication for concerns related to the privacy of personally identifiable information.at FOLIO should support.
Resource Access <a href="http://mailto:ra@discuss.folio.org">ra@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/RA">Wiki</a> - Defines essential circulation functions: checking out and discharging library materials. Defines patron types, loan types, fines and fees structures, recalls, holds. Defines essential reporting functions. Advises developers on the interactions needed between libraries and other parties necessary for successful sharing of resources, whether through shared consortial collections, interlibrary loan options, or other mechanisms.
Sysops and Management <a href="mailto:sysops@discuss.folio.org">sysops@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/SYSOPS">Wiki</a> -
Metadata Management <a href="http://mailto:mm@discuss.folio.org">mm@discuss.folio.org</a> - <a href="https://wiki.folio.org/display/MM">Wiki</a> - defines essential bibliographic management functions: creating, editing, suppressing, deleting, importing, exporting, replacing, overlaying, and reporting. Defines essential data elements of a bibliographic control module.
Resource Management rm@discuss.folio.org - Resource Management SIG

About the Special Interest Groups category [Special Interest Groups] (1)
User Feedback for Bulk Actions That Partially Succeed, UX iteration 2 [User Interface / User Experience] (1)
:balance_scale: Licenses, UX iteration 4, English [Resource Management] (5)
Platforms, UX iteration 3, English [Resource Management] (5)
Bib records required in Inventory to create Orders? [Resource Management] (15)
Tags Subgroup -- Possible Use Cases [Reporting] (3)
Orders, UX iteration 5 ( 2 ) [Resource Management] (24)
Invoices, UX Iteration 3 [Resource Management] (17)
Circulating material without item records (or barcodes) in a closed stack library [Resource Access] (1)
:mag: Search Patterns Discussion [Metadata Management] (8)
:shopping: Store, UX iteration 4, English [User Interface / User Experience] (3)
:email::electric_plug: Email integration, UX iteration 2 [User Interface / User Experience] (8)
:label: Tags, UX iteration 1 [User Interface / User Experience] (6)
Searching by item barcode number [Resource Access] (1)
Reconciling composite user data elements [Sysops and Management] (6)
Circ Desks/Service Points ( 2 ) [Resource Access] (23)
Updated acquisitions documentation [Resource Management] (2)
Advanced searching discussion [User Interface / User Experience] (1)
Checkout Timeout Setting for Circulation [Resource Access] (18)
Inventory Search [Metadata Management] (1)
ID-managed AND "Local" Users [User Management] (4)
Loan Policies: Renewing on Fixed Due Date Schedule ( 2 ) [Resource Access] (25)
:white_check_mark: To-do, UX iteration 3, English [Task Workflows] (1)
:zap: Workflows, UX iteration 4, English [User Interface / User Experience] (1)
:busts_in_silhouette: Teams, UX iteration 1, English [User Interface / User Experience] (1)
New app and subgroup: Tags [Resource Management] (2)
Cross functional capabilities with Inventory Item Information? [Metadata Management] (4)
FOLIO Location Model and Wireframes [User Interface / User Experience] (13)
Multilingual micro webservice [Internationalization] (13)
Multipart monographs [Metadata Management] (2)