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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.

L’Archivio della produzione editoriale lombarda va online con Primo di Ex Libris. Ex Libris

Ex Libris è lieta di annunciare che l’Archivio della produzione editoriale lombarda è ora disponibile e consultabile online attraverso l’interfaccia di Primo, il discovery tool di Ex Libris.

Colorado School of Mines to use Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the Colorado School of Mines, a leading science and engineering university, has selected the Ex Libris Alma resource management solution, which will complement the school’s Ex Libris Primo discovery solution. Alma will replace a number of systems currently in use at the library, including the Ex Libris Voyager integrated library system and SFX OpenURL link resolver.

June 25, 2014

The University of Bergamo chooses Ex Libris Primo, with Its Primo Central index. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the University of Bergamo has decided to adopt the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution, joining the worldwide Primo community of more than 2,100 institutions. The Primo Central Index’s breadth and depth of content, together with its ability to index collections and rank search results with complete impartiality, were of particular importance to Bergamo in this decision.

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