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September 16, 2021

Ex Libris Ex Libris Library App now live at the University of Amsterdam. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced that the University of Amsterdam is now live with the Ex Libris Library Mobile app, just in time for the new academic year. The Ex Libris Library Mobile app, powered by Ex Libris campusM, will help librarians provide their customers with the seamless user experience that they have come to expect from the retail, banking, and leisure applications that they use daily. The UvA Library will use the app to increase the visibility of library services such as account information, library hours, and study spaces. With useful information at hand, students can easily connect to the library and carry out library-related tasks on the go. [Full Announcement].

July 24, 2018

Ex Libris The Library of the University of Amsterdam and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences chooses Ex Libris Alma platform to enhance support for students, teachers, and researchers. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced that the Library of the University of Amsterdam (Universiteit van Amsterdam, or UvA) and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool van Amsterdam, or HvA) has selected the Ex Libris Alma® library services platform. The Alma adoption will help the universities improve the management of their growing e-resource collection and introduce operational efficiencies that will free librarians to deliver enhanced services. The Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution, which is already in use at the library, will be integrated with the Alma platform. [Full Announcement].

September 8, 2009

Ex Libris The University of Amsterdam Goes Live with Aleph. Ex Libris announced that the University of Amsterdam has successfully gone live with its new Aleph integrated library system. Aleph, which was selected following an extensive and thorough RFP process including both national and international vendors, has replaced the University’s former LBS system. [Full Announcement].

October 23, 2008

Ex Libris The University of Amsterdam and the University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands Choose Aleph from Ex Libris. Ex Libris Group announced that the library of the University of Amsterdam and the Media Library of the Hogeschool van Amsterdam -- the University of Applied Sciences -- have selected the Aleph integrated library system from Ex Libris to replace their LBS systems, expanding the worldwide Aleph community to 2,250 institutions. [Full Announcement].