The University of Barcelona embraces mobile technology to engage with students remotely. Ex Libris announced that the University of Barcelona has selected the Ex Libris campusM mobile app and web portal for the university community to use. With campusM in operation, the University aims to embrace mobile communication and connect with users via their mobile devices. The objective is to bring together –in a single application– various important functions including the ability to send notifications to different user groups, generate group loyalty through the use of the app and create another form of communication between the University and the students. The app integrates key institutional systems. [Full Announcement].
Consortium of Catalonian University Libraries (Spain) selects Millennium. The Consortium of Catalonian University Libraries in Barcelona, Spain selected the Millennium integrated library solution. The nine-member group is migrating from a VTLS Classic system. The member organizations include: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona University, Catalonia Technical University, Girona University, Lleida University, The National Library of Catalonia, Open University of Catalonia, Pompeu Fabra University, and Rovira and Virgili University. [Full Announcement].