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[EP-tech] Re: Embargo pre-alerts

It's not something that I'd use..... however I'd suggest making the 
notice period a configurable variable, and maybe have a table that 
allows a different notice time for different item types?

On 29/04/15 14:42, John Salter wrote:
> Hi, For our eThesis repository, I've been developing a Bazaar package
> to generate alerts to users before the embargo on their documents
> expire.
> Is this something that would/could be useful to you?
> The requirements for us is to alert students that the embargo on
> their thesis will expire next month, and that if necessary they need
> to contact us to arrange any extension.
> I'm trying to work out how best to make it configurable for other
> people e.g. for our use, we don't need to filter on item type, as we
> have a separate Etheses repo - but for *you*, I might need to provide
> a way to do this.
> If anyone is interested in this, let me know and I can try and make
> it as customisable as necessary!


Ian Stuart.
Developer: ORI, RJ-Broker, and OpenDepot.org
Bibliographics and Multimedia Service Delivery team,
The University of Edinburgh.


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