Rapido NERS

The Rapido NERS process is managed collaboratively by the IGeLU Rapido WG, the ELUNA Rapido WG, the IGeLU RapidILL WG and the ELUNA RapidILL WG.

Member libraries of IGeLU or ELUNA can submit and vote for requests on the  NERS (New Enhancements Request System).

2024 Rapido/RapidILL Cycle

July 1stLast chance to submit new enhancement requests for this year’s voting in NERS
July 2nd-26thThe Enhancements Team reviews, dedupes, scopes, verifies, transfers to other NERS when necessary, and sets up the vote
July 29th-
August 30th
First round of voting
September 2nd-6thThe Enhancements Team reviews the results, and prepares them for Ex Libris to assign complexity points
September 7th-13thBreak for IGeLU Conference
September 16th-27thEx Libris adds complexity points to the top voted results
September 30th-
October 9th
Extra time assigned for clarification with Ex Libris
October 10th -31stSecond round of voting
The NERS agreement states that Ex Libris will develop the accepted enhancements within one year

View Information on Cycles from Previous Years

Rapido 2023 Cycle