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December 5, 2019

Iowa State University. Oxford University Press announces agreement in principle with Iowa State University for first US Read and Publish deal. Oxford University Press announced its first Read & Publish deal with a US institution, having reached an agreement in principle with the Iowa State University Library. The parties hope to finalize the details of the agreement by the end of the year. [Full Announcement].

June 4, 2009

Ex Libris Ex Libris Announces New Worldwide Integrated Library System Sales. Ex Libris Group is pleased to announce that fourteen institutions, in North America, Europe and Asia, have recently selected the Aleph and Voyager integrated library systems (ILS). Among the recent newcomers to the Ex Libris ILS community, now numbering over 3400 institutions worldwide, are Iowa State University in the US; Reformed Episcopal Seminary in the US; Guangdong Provincial Sun Yat-Sen Library in China; Keio University in Japan; University of South Bohemia Ceske Budejovice in Czech Republic; Collège de France; Consortium Lyon ENS-LSH / Lyon INRP / Lyon BIU LSH; Université de Nice in France; NBD Biblion in the Netherlands; National Library of Romania; University of East London in the UK;Universidad Gabriela Mistral in Chile; National University of Costa Rica; and the Library of Congress in Peru. [Full Announcement].

March 08, 2007

Ex Libris Iowa State University selects SFX, MetaLib, Verde, and Primo. Ex Libris Group announced that Iowa State University purchased four Ex Libris e-products - the SFX link resolver, MetaLib library gateway, Verde e-resource management system; and the company's newest offering, the next-generation, user-centric Primo discovery and delivery solution. [Full Announcement].

January 17, 2007

Ex Libris Ex Libris announces Primo Charter Members Program. Ex Libris Group announced the formation of the Primo Charter Members Program--providing a leading group of organizations with the opportunity to collaborate on the development of Primo. [Full Announcement].