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July 5, 2018

Talis The University of Oxford is 100th customer for Talis. The University of Oxford, ranked number one in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018, have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading lists service and copyright management system. They join Talis as the 100th customer worldwide. [Full Announcement].

August 13, 2012

Ex Libris First Anniversary of Ex Libris Aleph at the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries. Ex Libris announced that the Aleph integrated library system has successfully completed its first year in operation at the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries. Supporting over 100 college, department, and other libraries across the university, which together contain 13 million items, the Bodleian library system uses a suite of Ex Libris products for both discovery and resource management: the Primo discovery and delivery solution, the Primo Central Index, the SFX OpenURL link resolver, the bX recommender service, and the MetaLib metasearch solution. [Full Announcement].

January 13, 2010

Ex Libris Oxford University's Bodleian Libraries Choose Aleph Integrated Library System from Ex Libris. Ex Libris announce that the Bodleian Libraries of the University of Oxford,the largest university library system in the United Kingdom, recently selected the Ex Libris Aleph ILS to replace the university’s GEAC Advance system. [Full Announcement].

December 8, 2008

OCLC University of Oxford uses CONTENTdm for World War I resources. The ninetieth anniversary of the Armistice sees the University of Oxford launch the final element of two remarkable online First World War archives providing open access to an unrivalled database of primary source material as part of the JISC Digitisation Programme. The University of Oxford's 'First World War Poetry' and 'Great War' Digital Archives hold over 7000 and 6500 digital images respectively and both use OCLC's CONTENTdm software to store, manage and make available online, these highly valued collections. [Full Announcement].