March 14, 2017
(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that the University of Mannheim, a member of the Bibliotheksservice-Zentrum Baden-Württemberg (BSZ) consortium, has become the first university in Germany to be connected to the Common Bibliographic Data Zone (CBDZ). The CBDZ is a collaboration between BSZ and two other major German consortia—Verbundzentrale des Gemeinsamen Bibliotheksverbunds (VZG) and Hochschulbibliothekszentrum des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (hbz). The Ex Libris Alma resource management service, and particularly the advanced Alma Network Zone capabilities, serves as the CBDZ’s technology infrastructure.
March 2, 2016
(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that the University Library of Mannheim has gone live with the Alma cloud-based resource management solution. The library chose to add Alma to its existing Primo® implementation to make resource management and analysis easier and faster.
October 14, 2013
(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that the University of Mannheim has opted for the Alma library management solution. One of the leading economic and social science libraries in Germany, with a record of continuing innovation, the University of Mannheim joins over 170 institutions worldwide that have chosen to take advantage of the seamless integration between Alma and Ex Libris Primo for the management and discovery of all resource types and collections.
February 01, 2007
(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that the University of Mannheim has chosen to replace its current library management software with the Ex Libris Group ALEPH 500 integrated library system.