These instructions are ONLY for creating a Community User completely unaffiliated with SUNY Broome only. DO NOT use this for a student from another SUNY, a prospective student, or new student whose SIS records haven't yet made it into Alma.
First, search for a previous record of the user by searching for the patron in the Manage Patron Services screen. Please note you can enter their name in either order, First Name first, or Last Name first. Once you've verified they do not have an account, click on the "Register New User":
On the next screen, you will see a list of fields. The fields with red asterisks are required fields. Fill out all the required fields:
Click "Save" once you've entered all the above fields.
Please note: If you start with scanning the barcode into the "Primary identifier" field, you will be presented with warning messages that alerts you that you need to complete the remaining required fields: