Free University of Bozen/Bolzano goes live with Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris announced that the Free University of Bozen/Bolzano in Italy is in production with the Ex Libris Alma library management solution. The library adopted the Primo discovery and delivery solution in 2011 to provide users with a unified showcase for all the institutionís collections. Complementing Primo, Alma now consolidates all the libraryís back-office operations in a single, cloud-based solution that will lead to substantial improvements in efficiency. [Full Announcement].
Nine European institutions join the Ex Libris Alma early adopter programme. Ex Libris announce the recent addition of nine European institutions to the early adopter programme for the Ex Libris Alma library management service. Among the early adopters in Europe are the University of York, Lancaster University, the University of East London, the Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, and Plymouth University. Other leading institutions that are joining the programme have chosen to retain confidentiality at this time in view of their migration to Alma from other vendors. [Full Announcement].