LibCal by SpringShare is a calendar that can be integrated directly into Aspen Discovery.
To begin, have a library Admin go to System Administration > Modules, find the Events module and make sure Enabled? is clicked. Then click save.
Then, make sure you set corresponding permissions. Select your role from 'Role to Edit' or the role you wish to add the Events permissions to, and scroll to find the Events menu or search for the word LibCal.
Assign the permission Administer Springshare LibCal Settings - Allows the user to administer integration with Springshare LibCal for all libraries and click save.
You should now see the Events module appear in the Aspen Administration menu.
Click into Springshare - LibCal Settings
Click Add New
- Name your settings (Ex: Library Calendar)
- Fill in the base URL (Ex: https://yoursite.libcal.com)
- Add your Client ID
- Add your Client Secret
- Select which Library location(s) you would like this to apply to. Click Save.
To get these credentials in LibCal:
- Login to LibCal
- Admin > API > API Authentication
- Create New Application
On the application, select all the Read access options under Scope.