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IS Oxford Heritage users benefit from Talis Source

Press Release: Talis Information Limited [June 01, 2007]

Copyright (c) 2007 Talis Information Limited

Abstract: Talis Source is a simple resource sharing and inter-library loan service. Since May 2006, Talis Source has become a truly diverse Union Catalogue for Higher Education, Further Education and Public libraries. Already, many IS Oxford Heritage users have joined the Talis Source community including Sarum College, Edinburgh Telford College and Bridgwater College.


1st June 2007, Birmingham, UK. Talis Source is a simple resource sharing and inter-library loan service. Since May 2006, Talis Source has become a truly diverse Union Catalogue for Higher Education, Further Education and Public libraries. Already, many IS Oxford Heritage users have joined the Talis Source community including Sarum College, Edinburgh Telford College and Bridgwater College.

Talis offers two levels of access to Talis Source. Free resource discovery is available to contributing libraries and full interlending capability costs 500 per institution, per year. In recent months, Talis has welcomed a number of new libraries to the Talis Source Community, some of which are successfully using Talis Source in conjunction with their IS Oxford Heritage LMS.

Jenny Monds, College Librarian, Sarum College commented "Talis Source has proven to be invaluable. Having access to a Union Catalogue with so many holdings and so many contacts in one place is brilliant. Talis Source is simple and quick to use."

This comment is reinforced by Malcolm Crombie, Learning Resource Centre Team Leader, Edinburgh Telford College, who commented "Talis Source proves to be great value for our needs. We looked at other alternatives but found they are far too expensive for our requirements."

Joining the Talis Source community is easy. Visit www.talis.com/source where you can register your interest or find out how to contribute your holdings. Alternatively, for information about the Talis Source Community, visit www.talis.com/source/community.

About Talis

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Working in partnership with our communities of customers, users and developers, Talis delivers enterprise applications and services for different communities, underpinning critical business operations.

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Publication Year:2007
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 01, 2007
Publisher:Talis Information Limited
Place of Publication:Birmingham, England
Company: Talis Information Limited
Products: Talis Source
Record Number:12577
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2007-06-05 14:03:07