ILS Training & Documentation: Primo VE

This guide will serve as a central portal of essential and supplemental documents, videos, and links to prepare Vanderbilt University Library Staff for the upcoming ILS implementation.

Key Tasks and Functions for Primo:

Signing into account for full functionality. Searching the catalog & databases. Viewing and sorting search results.
Saving records & searches. Setting alerts.  


  • Melissa Mallon, Peabody Library
  • Will Stringfellow, GIMS
  • Honora Eskridge, Science & Engineering Library
  • Christy Ryan, Law Library
  • Erin Loree, Electronic Resources
  • Robbi De Peri, Management Library
  • Nathan Jones, LTDS
  • Chris Benda, Divinity Library 

Training Videos

Primo Test Site

Other Libraries Using Primo