This article outlines connections that will need to be made between Talis products and Ex Libris Library Management Systems.
We have worked with customers using Voyager, Aleph and Alma.
You should check with Ex Libris to identify the correct server and port for your system as there may be differences to those listed here.
Talis Aspire Reading Lists and Talis Aspire Digitised Content both need access to these services on your library system.
- Z39.50 (Alma) — ports 2100 or 1921 (this may vary). This service is used to lookup bibliographic details for resources.
- Z39.50 (Aleph) — ports 9991 (this may vary) This service is used to lookup bibliographic details for resources.
- X Services (Aleph) — port 80. The X services have additional access controls which need to allow connections from Talis services.
The Talis IP address ranges that might use these services are listed in the main IP address article.