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August 2, 2019

Ex Libris Ex Libris Esploro geht mit erstem Entwicklungspartner live. Ex Libris, a ProQuest Company, gibt bekannt, dass die Forschungsdienstplattform Ex Libris Esploro jetzt an der University of Iowa live ist. [Full Announcement].

July 18, 2019

Ex Libris Ex Libris Esploro solution goes live with first development partner. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the Ex Libris Esploro research services solution is now live at the University of Iowa. Esploro helps institutions fulfill strategic research goals and assist researchers in maximizing productivity. Libraries and research offices can automate and simplify processes such as the deposit of research data, enrichment of metadata, updating of researcher profiles, and measuring research impact. [Full Announcement].

January 29, 2015

Ex Libris University of Iowa Libraries select Ex Libris cloud solutions. Ex Libris announced that the University of Iowa has selected Ex Libris Alma for next-generation resource management services. Alma will replace a number of systems, including the Aleph integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

Ex Libris La Universidad de Iowa elige las soluciones de Ex Libris en la nube. Ex Libris se complace en anunciar que la Universidad de Iowa ha seleccionado Alma de Ex Libris para los servicios de gestión de recursos de siguiente generación. Alma reemplazará una serie de sistemas, incluido el sistema integrado para bibliotecas Aleph. [Full Announcement].

March 28, 2011

Relais International Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) selects Relais D2D. The Committee on Institutional Cooperation libraries have agreed to proceed with a pilot of Relais D2D. The pilot will include: University of Chicago; University of Iowa; University of Michigan; Michigan State University; Northwestern University; and Pennsylvania State University. Relais D2D (Discovery to Delivery) is a next-generation software platform for consortial borrowing from Relais International. The CIC libraries will implement Relais D2D over the summer with the goal of being live by the fall semester 2011.The CIC is the nation's premier higher education consortium of top-tier research institutions, including the Big Ten Conference members and the University of Chicago. [Full Announcement].

October 9, 2007

Ex Libris Ex Libris announces five sites go live with the Primo discovery and delivery solution. Ex Libris Group announced that during August and September of 2007, five institutions--Vanderbilt University, the Royal Library of Denmark, the University of Minnesota, the University of Bridgeport, and the University of Iowa--went live with the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution. Additional Primo sites will be going live throughout the year [Full Announcement].

January 17, 2007

Ex Libris Ex Libris announces Primo Charter Members Program. Ex Libris Group announced the formation of the Primo Charter Members Program--providing a leading group of organizations with the opportunity to collaborate on the development of Primo. [Full Announcement].

December 16, 2002

Ex Libris University of Iowa selects the tool they’ll use to handle their digital assets - DigiTool from Ex Libris. Ex Libris announced that the University of Iowa selected DigiTool to complement their selection of ALEPH, MetaLib and SFX for supporting their long-term digital asset management plan. [Full Announcement].

August 28, 2000

Ex Libris Ex Libris continues record of sites going live on-time and on-budget!. Ex Libris announced that two more sites went live in the month of August on their ALEPH 500 systems – the University of Iowa and Brandon University. This continues the trend of Ex Libris installations that have been installed on time and on budget. [Full Announcement].

June 18, 1999

Ex Libris University of Iowa signs contract for installation of ALEPH 500. [Full Announcement].