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November 21, 2018

OCLC Academic libraries in New Zealand migrate to Tipasa. Four leading academic libraries in New Zealand have migrated to Tipasa, the first cloud-based interlibrary loan management system that automates routine borrowing and lending functions for individual libraries. The University of Canterbury, University of Waikato, Auckland University of Technology and University of Otago expect to go-live in December 2018. [Full Announcement].

September 24, 2014

ProQuest University of Canterbury simplifies library collection management with Intota Assessment. The University of Canterbury recently selected Intota Assessment from ProQuest as the best solution to address challenges in evaluating usage of their librariesí collections and making collection management decisions based on evidence. Detailed overlap analysis helps a library determine what resources to renew, acquire or weed to generate greater return on investment of their collection. Additionally, quantitative and qualitative analysis helps identify trends or spot other collection development opportunities. [Full Announcement].