London, 17th July 2013. Leeds Metropolitan University has chosen Rebus:list - the reading list management system from PTFS Europe. Rebus:list offers a significant advance in cost effective management of the entire workflow involved in the delivery and presentation of reading lists. With an elegant user interface, a comprehensive web services API and a contemporary software architecture, Rebus:list delivers truly seamless integration with any library system, eDiscovery service, VLE and back office systems. Rebus:list offers libraries a real alternative when choosing a new reading list management system.
Claire Williams, Head of Learning Resources at Leeds Metropolitan University, outlined their reasons for choosing Rebus:list: "The system offers the functionality we require, has an intuitive interface; and PTFS are willing to work with our institution to develop interoperability with other University systems".
Nick Phipps, Rebus:list Business Manager at PTFS Europe said: "We are delighted that Leeds Metropolitan University has chosen Rebus:list for this exciting project. Rebus:list will be integrated with their VLE and campus management systems to manage users, modules and reading lists."
About Leeds Metropolitan University
Leeds Metropolitan University is one of the most popular universities in the UK and currently the sixth most applied to university in the country.
The university has around 27,000 students and 2,800 staff based across two contrasting campuses: the City Campus based in the heart of Leeds and the Headingley Campus a few miles outside of the city among woodland. The university has a vibrant, diverse culture with international students from over 100 countries around the globe.
Leeds Met's vision is to be acknowledged for its commitment to student success, innovation and enterprise, global reach, and strong local impact.
About PTFS Europe
With over 60 customers in 12 countries, PTFS Europe provides a wide range of products and services to the library market. These include the open source library systems Koha and Evergreen, Rebus:list for resource management, the VuFind discovery portal, CUFTS for electronic resource management, WordPress for Libraries and the ArchivalWare digital repository. An ISO27001 company, PTFS Europe provides the full range of services needed to implement, host and support these products.
More information on Rebus:list: http://www.ptfs-europe.com/rebuslist/