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September 29, 2014

ProQuest Collections Are Now Indexed and Discoverable through the Central Index of Ex Libris Primo. ProQuest

ProQuest and Ex Libris announced that over 200 of ProQuest’s most widely used databases have been indexed in the Ex Libris Primo Central Index of scholarly electronic resources, making the content easily discoverable via the Ex Libris Primo discovery service.

September 24, 2014

New System Provides Access to 14 Academic Libraries in Montana Through One Search. Ex Libris

The collection holdings of 14 academic libraries in Montana are now available through a single online search, thanks to an unprecedented statewide partnership. The new system is made possible by a collaborative effort of the libraries of the four campuses of Montana State University and four campuses of the University of Montana, as well as private colleges, tribal colleges and a community college.

September 23, 2014

The London Library to Provide Discovery and Delivery Services through Ex Libris Primo and SFX. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that The London Library—a literary library active for over 170 years—has selected the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution and SFX OpenURL link resolver. These solutions will play a central role in enabling the Library to meet its strategic aims of improving support for research and making its collections more visible to members and prospective members.

September 16, 2014

The Community Zone Advisory Group introduces guidelines for the Ex Libris Alma Community Catalog. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the international group of renowned library experts who advise Ex Libris on the Alma Community Zone has completed the guidelines and policies underlying the Alma Community Catalog. The advisory group analyzed the needs and objectives of Alma users, best practices in metadata, and ways to facilitate collaboration, so as to develop the most appropriate policies for the open and shared Alma community catalog.

September 2, 2014

London School of Economics and Political Science Goes Live with Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the London School of Economics and Political Science Library has become the 100th institution to go live with Ex Libris Alma. Libraries in nine countries are now using Alma to streamline library operations and enable them to provide higher quality services to end users. Over 360 institutions worldwide have selected Alma as their next generation resource management solution.

August 27, 2014

L'European University Institute sceglie Primo e Primo Central Index di. Ex Libris

Ex Libris Group annunciare l’adozione di Primo e Primo Central da parte dell’European University Institute di Fiesole, Firenze.

August 12, 2014

The University of Applied Sciences Zwickau Chooses Ex Libris Alma and Primo. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announce that the University of Applied Sciences Zwickau has become the fifth library of the Southwest German Library Network to select the next generation library management system Alma. Changing user expectations, the increasing use of e-resources, and the flexible acquisition functionality in Alma were the key reasons for their decision.

August 11, 2014

Ex Libris Alma Adopted by Texas Tech University. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that Texas Tech University has selected the Ex Libris Alma resource management solution. Replacing a number of Ex Libris systems—including the Aleph integrated library system—Texas Tech will integrate Alma with the library’s Ex Libris Primo discovery layer.

August 3, 2014

The LIBISnet Library Network in Belgium is live with Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that Ex Libris Alma is live at the LIBIS library network of 33 independent member organizations which includes the historic KU Leuven and its Association, as well as archives, museums, parliaments, and other specialized libraries. An Alma Development Partner, the LIBIS network has worked closely with Ex Libris for the past five years to refine the vision and priorities for Alma, which has now been selected by over 360 institutions worldwide.

July 30, 2014

The European University Institute chooses Ex Libris Primo with its Central Index. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced the adoption of Primo and the Primo Central Index by the European University Institute in Fiesole, Italy.

July 21, 2014

Ex Libris Rosetta reaches a landmark with the release of Version 4. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced the release of version 4.0 of the Rosetta digital asset management and preservation solution. This major new release streamlines the management of preservation roles and enhances the communication between Rosetta and discovery systems, enabling users to easily discover collections that are preserved in Rosetta.

July 7, 2014

Kingston University in London is Live with Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that Kingston University in London is live with the next-generation Alma resource management service. Kingston University—the largest university in south west London—is using the Ex Libris solution to transform the management of its electronic and print resources and multi-site collections.

July 3, 2014

The Library Service Center for Baden-Wuerttemberg (BSZ) in Germany joins the Alma Early Adopter Program. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the Library Service Center for Baden-Württemberg in Germany has decided to participate in the Ex Libris Alma Early Adopter Program for libraries in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. The BSZ will actively support the launch of the next-generation library system of the members of the Southwest German Library Network (SWB) consortia who have already chosen Alma. Additionally, together with Ex Libris, the BSZ will develop central services based on the Alma Network Zone for consortium members.

June 27, 2014

YBP Library Services and Ex Libris collaborate to streamline library operations. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced a new collaboration with YBP Library Services to offer a new, streamlined acquisition process to academic and research libraries that use the Ex Libris Alma and YBP GOBI3 (Global Online Bibliographic Information) platforms. YBP is the academic division of Baker and Taylor and the leading provider of content-management services for libraries. In addition, the collaboration will enable libraries to reduce costs associated with acquisitions.

June 26, 2014

Archive of Lombardy's Published Documents is live with Ex Libris Primo. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the Archive of Published Documents of the Lombardy Region of Italy is now available online via the Primo discovery and delivery solution.

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