EDI

EDI SERVICES FOR YOUR LIBRARY

James Bennett supports a wide range of message types in the EDIFACT and X12 standards. The transactions supported include:

  • Purchase orders
  • Order acknowledgements
  • Shipment notices and invoices

In addition, James Bennett is able to supply EDIMARC files (MARC files containing order or invoice data), which can be used by the MARC Loader in a number of library management systems for simultaneous update of catalogue and order records.

Files may be transmitted and received by email or FTP as required.

HOW TO START USING EDI
  • Contact your library system vendor to find out which EDI standards and message types are supported by your version of software¬†¬†¬†
  • Advise James Bennett of your preferences
  • James Bennett will arrange a series of tests to ensure full compatibility between your system and ours, and make any necessary adjustments

James Bennett is committed to working with any library or library system vendor to achieve a secure and effective acquisitions interface using EDI.


For more information on EDI Services please email Customer Service.