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September 24, 2018

Talis University of the Highlands and Islands selects Talis Aspire. Following a tender process, the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) have selected Talis Aspire to manage their online reading lists. As UHI is comprised of 13 independent colleges and research institutions, the need for a reliable online delivery of resources is key to students and academics. [Full Announcement].

July 5, 2018

Talis The University of Oxford is 100th customer for Talis. The University of Oxford, ranked number one in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018, have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading lists service and copyright management system. They join Talis as the 100th customer worldwide. [Full Announcement].

June 7, 2018

Talis Bishop Grosseteste University select Talis Aspire for their first reading list system. Bishop Grosseteste University have selected Talis Aspire to manage their online reading lists and copyright management. The decision was made by their Reading List Task Force, set up in 2017 and led by the Head of Library Services. [Full Announcement].

May 25, 2018

Talis The University of Bradford selects Talis Aspire for online reading lists. The University of Bradford have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver their online reading lists service. By improving library workflows with Talis Aspire, they hope to provide an improved experience for students with better access to resources. The University of Bradford is the second university this month to move from their existing system, Rebus:list. [Full Announcement].

Talis Leeds Beckett University selects Talis Aspire to improve library workflows. Leeds Beckett University are moving from their existing system, Rebus:List to Talis Aspire, in order to provide enhanced integration with their Library Management System, SirsiDynix Symphony. They will integrate Talis Aspire with their Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Blackboard, to provide a more seamless experience for students and academics. They also aim to make use of Talis Aspire’s reporting and acquisitions tools in order to streamline library workflows. [Full Announcement].

April 24, 2018

Talis The University of Gloucestershire selects Talis Aspire as part of their digital strategy. The University of Gloucestershire have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading lists service and copyright management system. This decision was made as part of their wider digital strategy which will also include teaching and learning technologies such as Moodle. [Full Announcement].

April 12, 2018

Talis Leeds Trinity University selects Talis Aspire to provide a seamless student experience with reading lists. Leeds Trinity University have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading listsservice and copyright management. With Talis Aspire, Leeds Trinity University Library aims to standardise their approach to reading lists. In achieving this they will provide an improved student experience and better access to resources. They will also streamline library workflows, with better capability to manage library acquisitions and improved reporting functionality. [Full Announcement].

July 27, 2017

Talis Southampton Solent University selects Talis Aspire to enhance student experience and library workflows. Following a formal tendering process, Southampton Solent University has selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading lists, replacing an existing Refworksbased solution. [Full Announcement].

April 24, 2017

Talis Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh selects Talis Aspire to boost student experience. Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver their online reading lists. [Full Announcement].

April 10, 2017

Talis London Business School enhances student experience of digital learning resources with Talis Aspire. London Business School have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver their online reading lists and copyright-cleared content services. [Full Announcement].

February 15, 2017

Talis Edge Hill University selects Talis Aspire to replace rebus:list. Following a review of their reading list service, currently provided using rebus:list, Edge Hill University have decided to adopt Talis Aspire. Edge Hill University already deliver a strong student experience and are looking to take this to the next level by streamlining library workflows. As a Talis Aspire customer, they will also be provided with 24 hour support from our dedicated customer service team alongside the Talis Aspire User Group community, ensuring the smooth transition to Talis Aspire. Edge Hill University will also enjoy expert on-going Support and access to a wide range of experience, we welcome them to the Talis Aspire community as our 74th UK customer. [Full Announcement].

November 1, 2016

Talis De Montfort University aims to enhance teaching excellence and student experience with Talis and textbook publishers. De Montfort University have partnered with Talis and five major textbook publishers, including SAGE Publications and Wiley, to embed core textbooks directly into courses, through Talis Aspire, to enhance the student experience. [Full Announcement].

October 13, 2016

Talis Talis and YBP Library Services partner to provide more choice to academic libraries in the UK. YBP Library Services, a division of EBSCO Information Services , has partnered with Talis to bring more choice, and increased efficiencies, for course reading list driven library acquisitions and collection development. This partnership makes the integration between YBP and Talis Aspire, already in use at many Australasian universities, available now to our shared customers in the UK. Customers who use Talis Aspire workflows and data to inform their acquisitions strategy can now seamlessly, and at scale, acquire the right content in the right format, directly from YBP. [Full Announcement].

September 22, 2013

Talis Northumbria University becomes the latest university to choose Talis Aspire for its new Reading List solution. Talis has announced that Northumbria University has chosen Talis Aspire as its solution for Course Reading Lists. Northumbria University is one of the largest universities in the United Kingdom, and is the largest university in the North East of England. It provides over 500 courses for over 32,000 students from 125 countries. [Full Announcement].

September 16, 2013

Talis Talis announces 3 more customers for Talis Aspire Digitised Content module. London School of Economics, University of Portsmouth and Falmouth University have all chosen to automate their digitisation service with the latest module of Talis Aspire [Full Announcement].

March 27, 2013

Talis Anglia Ruskin University selects Talis Aspire. Talis has announced that Anlia Ruskin University has become the latest university to select Talis Aspire. [Full Announcement].

July 13, 2012

Talis Middlesex University selects Talis Aspire as its reading-list solution. Talis Education Ltd, a leading provider of learning technology solutions, is delighted to announce that Middlesex University has selected its Aspire reading-list application. With Talis Aspire teachers and administrators can easily create and manage reading-lists whilst students have simple, authenticated access to curated learning resources. [Full Announcement].

November 02, 2005

Fretwell-Downing Informatics. FDI: Federated searching for further education. Fretwell-Downing Informatics announced the development of a new federated searching service for further education - Aspire. [Full Announcement].