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June 25, 2017

Ex Libris Eastern Michigan University goes live with Alma and Summon Integration. Ex Libris announced that Eastern Michigan University has gone live with the Ex Libris Alma library services platform integrated with the Ex Libris Summon discovery service. The first library to implement this integrated solution, Eastern Michigan now benefits from improved resource management workflows and an optimized resource discovery experience. Alma replaces the Ex Libris Voyager integrated library system while the university has retained Summon as the preferred discovery service. [Full Announcement].

November 17, 2016

Ex Libris Eastern Michigan University Library will be first to integrate Alma and Summon. Ex Libris announced that Eastern Michigan University is adopting the Ex Libris Alma library management service to replace the university library’s Voyager integrated library system, which EMU has been using for nearly 20 years. EMU, which runs the ProQuest Summon discovery service, will be the first institution to integrate Summon and Alma. In addition, having collaborated with ProQuest as an Intota development partner, EMU will continue to advise Ex Libris on the incorporation of Intota features into the Alma service. [Full Announcement].

Ex Libris La Biblioteca de la Universidad de Michigan del Este (EMU) será la primera en integrar Alma con Summon. Ex Libris anunció que Eastern Michigan University está adoptando el servicio de administración de bibliotecas Ex Libris Alma® para reemplazar el sistema integrado de bibliotecas Voyager que la EMU viene utilizando desde hace casi 20 años. EMU, que utiliza el servicio de descubrimiento ProQuest Summon, será la primera institución en integrar Summon y Alma. Además, después de haber colaborado con ProQuest como socio de desarrollo de Intota, la EMU continuará asesorando a Ex Libris sobre la incorporación de características de Intota en el sistema Alma. [Full Announcement].

May 8, 1998

Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.. Endeavor partners with Eastern Michigan University in creating library of the future: Voyager powers EMU's automated retrieval collection. [Full Announcement].