Ex Libris (Germany) GmbH is pleased to announce that Dr. Björn Steiner has assumed responsibility for sales and marketing for Ex Libris (Germany). Dr. Steiner previously served as business manager of TietoEnator Consulting GmbH in Hamburg. Prior to that, he was responsible for media development for TRIP, a full-text search product. Dr. Steiner holds degrees in physics from the Göttingen University and the Max Planck Institute. Ex Libris will benefit greatly from Dr. Steiner's experience in the field of Digital Asset Management.
“Ex Libris' transition from library systems to information services corresponds with new directions in the information society,” comments Dr. Steiner. “This objective is ideally served by the Ex Libris product line including the ALEPH 500™ and Alephino integrated library systems, together with the MetaLib® portal, the context-sensitive SFX™ reference tool, and DigiTool-- for digital asset management,” adds Dr. Steiner.
About Ex Libris
Ex Libris is a leading worldwide developer and provider of high-performance applications for libraries, information centers and researchers. Ex Libris' ALEPH integrated library solution has been installed at over 800 sites and consortia in 50 countries. MetaLib, the information portal for library collections, and SFX, the context-sensitive link server for heterogeneous electronic resources in the scholarly information environment, have been adopted by more than 450 institutions in 30 countries. The DigiTool product, for the construction of digital collections as a component of an overall digital strategy, rounds out the Ex Libris product suite. For further information on Ex Libris, please visit www.exlibrisgroup.com.