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August 18, 2017

Ex Libris National Library of Scotland chooses Ex Libris Alma and Primo. Ex Libris announced that the National Library of Scotland has selected the cloud-based Ex Libris Alma® library services platform and Primo discovery and delivery solution to help the Library better manage its collections, increase the visibility of resources, and handle the ever-growing quantity of electronic resources and print deposits. [Full Announcement].

April 14, 2015

ProQuest Unique government documents to be digitised by ProQuest with the National Library of Scotland. ProQuest has partnered with the National Library of Scotland to create the very first digitised collection of 19th Century House of Lords Parliamentary Papers, providing online access to previously unseen and valuable historical documents. [Full Announcement].

March 17, 2003

Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.. National Library Of Scotland, University Of Edinburgh select ENCompass for digital collection management. Endeavor Information Systems announced the National Library of Scotland and the University of Edinburgh Libraries partnered to select the ENCompass system for managing, searching and linking digital collections. Both libraries are current users of Endeavor''s Voyager integrated library management system. [Full Announcement].

January 31, 2000

Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.. Two prestigious Scottish libraries launch Voyager: National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh University Library are first Scottish sites. Endeavor Information Systems announces the Voyager integrated information management system moving into production at the National Library of Scotland and the University of Edinburgh. [Full Announcement].

June 16, 1999

Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.. Libraries in Scotland and Wales choose Voyager Endeavor hits the ground running in the United Kingdom. The National Library of Scotland and the University of Edinburgh selected Endeavor''s Voyager. A United Kingdom consortium—Cardiff University; University of Wales-Aberystwyth; University of Wales-Lampeter; University of Wales-Swansea and the Welsh College of Music & Drama—has also selected Voyager. [Full Announcement].