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February 9, 2015

(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that State Library of Queensland is live with Ex Libris Alma. An institution with a history of leadership in library technology, SLQ was the first Australian library to implement the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution.

November 24, 2014

(Ex Libris) Ex Libris Group announced that State Library of Queensland has selected Ex Libris Rosetta to demonstrate management and preservation of its digital collections. Rosetta’s unique end-to-end digital asset management and preservation framework will support the complete lifecycle of 'born digital' content—from ingest and acquisition through description to digital object management, preservation, and end user discovery. Rosetta would replace the Library’s existing Ex Libris DigiTool installation, which was used up to now to manage its extensive digital, audio, and video collections.

June 18, 2012

(Ex Libris) Ex Libris welcomed the State Library of Queensland to the Australia and New Zealand early-adopter program for the Alma library management service. An institution with a history of leadership in library technology, SLQ was the first Australian library to implement the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution.

June 26, 2008

(Ex Libris) Ex Libris announced that the State Library of Queensland has selected the Company’s Primo discovery and delivery solution to serve as an easy to use, single-search interface for widely sharing the State Library’s valuable print, digital, audio, film, and licensed e-resources collections. Primo Web 2.0 characteristics were among the key features that led the State Library of Queensland to decide on this solution.

May 20, 2002

(Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.) The State Library of Queensland (SLQ) in Brisbane announced the implementation of the Voyager automated library system. Voyager is an integrated library information management system from Endeavor Information Systems, Marrickville, NSW.

December 28, 2001

(Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.) Endeavor Information Systems announced today that the ENCompass digital management system has been purchased by and delivered to a total of 17 institutions. Only commercially released in March 2001, ENCompass is on a rapid development track and will have its third release, version 2.0, available in early 2002.

October 22, 2001

(Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.) Endeavor Information Systems announced today that the State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, has selected a group of Endeavor''s library solutions to replace the 25 year-old homegrown ORAQLE system. Endeavor''s Voyager, ENCompass with LinkFinderPlus, Citation Server, ImageServer, Interlibrary Loan, and Universal Catalog were all selected for the State Library for early 2002 implementation.

January 22, 1999

May 25, 1998

March 16, 1998

(VTLS, Inc.) Altarama Systems is announced that the State Library of Queensland has purchased a comprehensive new information management system to improve the service provided within the State Library and to its network users and country libraries. The system will be supplied by Altarama Systems in conjunction with the hardware and systems integration company Southmark Solutions.

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