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August 31, 2021

Atlas Systems, Inc. Washington University in St. Louis is live with ArchivesSpace supported by Atlas Systems. Washington University in Saint Louis is live using ArchivesSpace to manage and provide web access to their archives and special collections. Located in Saint Louis, Missouri, WUSTL joins more than 50 institutions receiving support from Atlas Systems. [Full Announcement].

January 21, 2013

Ex Libris Washington University in St. Louis selects Ex Libris Primo. Ex Libris announced that the University Libraries of Washington University in St. Louis have selected a cloud-based installation of the Primo discovery and delivery solution. Washington University, a member of the Association of Research Libraries, has also subscribed to the bX Recommender, one of the bX suite of usage-based services. [Full Announcement].

December 10, 2012

Ex Libris Ex Libris announces numerous Primo sales around the world. Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that in recent months, numerous academic and research libraries have selected the Primo® discovery and delivery solution, which includes the Primo Central Index of electronic scholarly content. [Full Announcement].

October 17, 2011

Bibliotheca Bibliotheca ITG announces active third quarter across North America. Bibliotheca ITG continues to expand and refine its unique portfolio of library solutions, sales continue to increase significantly. In the third quarter alone, Bibliotheca ITG signed 17 library contracts for self-checkout and implementation services. The addition of these new library sites brings the total number of new customers to nearly 60 for 2011 alone. [Full Announcement].

July 7, 2011

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Early agreements for the Sierra services platform announced. Innovative announced that 25 leading academic and public libraries have entered into agreements to be partners in or early implementers of the company's Sierra development initiative. Included in the group are collaborating institutions such as Central Arkansas Library System (AR), Council Bluffs Public Library (IA), Gardner-Webb University (NC), The George Washington University Law School (DC), Greene County Public Library (OH), Grinnell College (IA), Hillsdale College (MI), Hope College (MI), Indianhead Federated Library System (WI), Jefferson County Public Library (CO), Lafayette College (PA), London Public Library (Canada), Marquette University (WI), Mentor Public Library (OH), Michigan State University (MI), Middle Country Public Library (NY), Texas Southern University Law (TX), University of Nebraska-Lincoln (NE), University of Notre Dame Law School (IN), Wright State University (OH), and Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale Law School (CT). [Full Announcement].

April 26, 2011

ByWater Solutions Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions. ByWater Solutions announced that the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis’ Bernard Becker Medical Library is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

March 30, 2009

ProQuest Serials Solutions Implements the AquaBrowser Unified Discovery Interface at George Washington University. Serials Solutions announced that the Gelman Library System at George Washington University has chosen the AquaBrowser Unified Discovery Interface to provide patrons with enhanced access to the library's entire collection. [Full Announcement].

September 22, 2008

Medialab Solutions. Dozens of academic, public and special libraries choose AquaBrowser. Twenty-five new academic, public, school and special libraries have purchased AquaBrowser recently, joining the nearly 400 libraries that have implemented AquaBrowser, the original discovery platform offering visual, faceted searching that connects to any data source and integrates with any automation system. Academic libraries that recently selected AquaBrowser include Bates College (ME), Bowdoin College (ME), Central Michigan University (MI), Colby College (ME), Rice University (TX), University of Houston at Victoria (TX) and Washington University (MO). Public libraries that chose AquaBrowser recently include Brevard County Library (FL), Columbia County Rural Library District (WA), Mt. Prospect Public Library (IL), MARINet Consortia (CA) Plymouth Public Library (MI), Skokie Public Library (IL), St. Charles Public Library (IL), and Worthington Libraries (OH).Other libraries that chose AquaBrowser this quarter include the US Army Fort Bragg Library (NC), Spring Branch Independent School District (TX), Brooklyn Law School Library (NY), Centre for International Governance Innovation (Canada), Sistema Bibliotecas DUOC UC (Chile), Box Hill Institute (Australia), Fort Saskatchewan Public Library (Canada), Strathcona County Library (Canada) and Universidad Externado de Colombia. [Full Announcement].

June 20, 2003

Ex Libris SFX/MetaLib customer base doubles, with 200 new sites in one year. Ex Libris announced the success of the award-winning SFX and MetaLib systems, with the signing of eighteen new customers in the last month in North America alone. With these new awards, the global customer base of MetaLib and SFX will have doubled in the last year. [Full Announcement].

April 15, 1997

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative reports record 1st quarter sales. Innovative Interfaces announced record sales today with more than 20 signed contracts during the 1st quarter of 1997. More than 50% of the contracts signed during this period represent migrations from other systems. [Full Announcement].

October 25, 1995

Sirsi Corporation. SIRSI's MeSH searching aid installed at George Washington University's Himmelfarb Health Science Library. [Full Announcement].