Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Alma - Primo Migration: Primo VE

Dragon OneSearch

MSUM's Training Site for Primo VE

Primo Collections

1. Link for Primo's Collections page.

2. Need help? This is a link to ExLibris 
instructions for creating a collection on Primo.


Interlibrary Loan

If you would like to request a title from another library to be sent to you at MSUM, please use our Inter-Library Loan services, aka resource sharing---click here to tell us what title you are looking for.  

Primo VE Documentation

Primo Glossary

Primo VE User Interface

Primo VE Training & Documentation Links


  • Product Documentation 

  • Training (pre-recorded videos; see details below) 

Part 1: Introduction to Primo VE 

This session answers the question: what is Primo? 

In this session we will describe the difference between discovery and delivery, how they are related / intertwined and what this means to the library. 

In this session we will explain what Primo Central Index is, discuss the main concepts and collection activation. 


Part 2: Using Primo 

Learn how to conduct searches, refine results, and how to evaluate and access the resources in the results.  You'll also see how to save, print, and email citations, and access your account information. 

Learn about discovery, delivery, and optimization, and how library collections and e-resources are presented in Primo.  You'll also learn how to better understand search results, and how the user experience can be optimized.