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September 29, 2017

Ex Libris El Consorcio Madroño de Madrid elige Alma y Primo de Ex Libris para ayudar a ofrecer servicios de calidad orientados al usuario. Ex Libris anunció que el consorcio Madroño ha elegido la plataforma de servicios bibliotecarios Alma y la solución de descubrimiento y entrega Primo para mejorar la colaboración, la eficiencia y los servicios para los miembros del consorcio. Alma reemplazará el sistema de biblioteca integrado SirsiDynix Symphony. [Full Announcement].

September 28, 2017

Ex Libris Consorcio Madroño chooses Ex Libris Alma and Primo to help deliver user-oriented quality services. Ex Libris announced that the Consorcio Madroño has chosen the Ex Libris Alma library services platform and Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution to enhance collaboration, efficiency, and services for the consortium’s members. Alma will replace the SirsiDynix Symphony integrated library system.The six member universities of the Madroño Consortium, all leading institutions in Madrid, had previously used individual, local, on-premises (non-cloud) deployments of the same integrated library system (ILS) and discovery tool. [Full Announcement].

January 20, 2017

Ex Libris La Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica implementa la nueva interfaz de Primo. Grupo Sistemas Lógicos, distribuidor exclusivo de Ex Libris en América Latina, tiene el agrado de comunicar que la Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica ha iniciado el uso de la nueva interfaz de Primo de Ex Libris, con lo cual se vuelve la primera institución en América Latina en ofrecer este innovador servicio. [Full Announcement].

February 9, 2015

EBSCO Information Services Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Selects EBSCO Discovery Service. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in Mexico City, Mexico makes the switch from another discovery provider’s service to EBSCO Discovery Service, produced by EBSCO Information Services. [Full Announcement].

October 7, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Twenty-Two recent Go-Lives underline Sierra's international success. Innovative announced today that 23 libraries in 11 countries have gone live with the Sierra Library Services Platform in a recent 6-week period. The [Full Announcement].

July 24, 2013

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Sierra Achieves Record Success in First Half of 2013. Innovative Interfaces, Inc. announced the Sierra Services Platform has shown accelerated growth in 2013, already surpassing the total number of new library systems added in all of 2012. [Full Announcement].

February 19, 2013

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Peru) selects Innovative ILS. The Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina in Lima, Peru has selected Innovative's Millennium ILS. Currently, UNALM is comprised of twelve academic schools that specialize in the fields of natural, agricultural, and environmental sciences. It is considered one of the top universities in Peru. [Full Announcement].

December 22, 2012

koha-community.org. Koha 3.8.8 released. The Koha release team announced the release of Koha 3.8.8.This is a maintenance release and contains bugfixes please read the full release notes. [Full Announcement].

December 10, 2012

Ex Libris Ex Libris announces numerous Primo sales around the world. Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that in recent months, numerous academic and research libraries have selected the Primo® discovery and delivery solution, which includes the Primo Central Index of electronic scholarly content. [Full Announcement].

Ex Libris Ex Libris Anuncia Numerosas Ventas de Primo Alrededor del Mundo. Ex Libris anunció que en los meses recientes muchas bibliotecas académicas y de investigación seleccionaron el sistema de Descubrimiento Primo, el cual incluye el Índice Primo Central de contenido electrónico académico. [Full Announcement].

October 26, 2012

Universidad Nacional de la Plata. El CeSPI libera el sistema de gestión de bibliotecas Meran. El Sistema Integrado de Gestión Bibliotecas, sucesor de KOHA-UNLP, fue liberado como producto open source para colaborar con la comunidad de bibliotecarios y usuarios de software libre. [Full Announcement].

April 18, 2012

OCLC Los Consejos Regionales y el Consejo Mundial de OCLC anuncian los resultados de la elección. Anne Prestamo, decana adjunta de servicios tecnológicos y de colección, Claud D. Kniffen profesora de servicios de biblioteca y educación de la Universidad estatal de Oklahoma, bibliotecas universitarias (Stillwater, Oklahoma, EE. UU.), fue elegida vicepresidenta y presidenta electa del Consejo Mundial de OCLC. Su mandato como vicepresidenta comenzará el 1 de julio de 2012, seguido del mandato de un año como presidenta del Consejo Mundial a partir del 1 de julio de 2013. [Full Announcement].

September 4, 2009

SirsiDynix SirsiDynix Symphony ILS Coming to 34 Libraries. SirsiDynix, announces 34 more libraries have selected SirsiDynix Symphony, for their integrated library system. The list of libraries includes academic libraries, public libraries, special libraries, and school libraries that serve unique communities across the globe. [Full Announcement].

October 21, 2002

Ex Libris The National Library of Mexico selects ALEPH 500. The Biblioteca Nacional de México and the Hemeroteca Nacional de México, the largest repositories of bibliographic and serial publications in Mexico, have signed a contract for the licensing and implementation of the ALEPH 500 library information system from Ex Libris. [Full Announcement].

February 8, 2000

Ex Libris Universidad Nacional de Colombia acquires ALEPH 500. The Universidad Nacional de Colombia located in Santa Fe de Bogotá, will acquire ALEPH for the management of all its library-processing needs. [Full Announcement].

December 1999

Sirsi Corporation. Sirsi Iberia office opens in Madrid. SIRSI Ltd, specialist in library and information systems, has been distributing and supporting the Unicorn Collection Management System in Europe since 1990. With the dramatic growth of sales in the Spanish market in the past year the company has set up and opened an office in Madrid to deal with further sales in Spain and the support of sites in Spain. [Full Announcement].