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Leeds Trinity and All Saints College selects Vubis Smart

Press Release: Infor Library and Information Solutions [June 16, 2008]

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Abstract: Infor announced today that Leeds Trinity and All Saints College, located in Leeds, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated Library System. Leeds Trinity and All Saints College will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor’s federated search and information portal (V-spaces), e-resources management application (V-sources), statistical analysis tool (V-insight) and Reading List functionality. Leeds Trinity nad All Saints College will also be implementing AquaBrowser, the “discovery platform” by Medialab Solutions.


Bristol, UK, June 16, 2008. Infor announced today that Leeds Trinity & All Saints College, located in Leeds, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated Library System. Leeds Trinity & All Saints College will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor’s federated search and information portal (V-spaces), e-resources management application (V-sources), statistical analysis tool (V-insight) and Reading List functionality. Leeds Trinity & All Saints College will also be implementing AquaBrowser, the "discovery platform" by Medialab Solutions.

Steve Barker, General Manager of Infor UK Libraries Division, said: "Leeds Trinity & All Saints selected Vubis Smart following a tender process. The selection of our comprehensive suite of products underscores the strength of our solutions in today’s competitive environment."

Vubis Smart and V-spaces will provide students at Leeds Trinity & All Saints dynamic access to course materials, academic publications and web-based resources. The Library, on its part, will benefit from convenient workflows and administrative functions in Vubis Smart, V-sources and V-insight to manage their collections and electronic resources and gain in-depth insight into overall trends and usage of the Library.

Leeds Trinity & All Saints is an independent higher education institution, offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees subjects in Arts and Social Sciences; Media, Business and Marketing and Education. Through the Library, students have access to print and electronic books and journals, multimedia materials and a growing collection of databases, to support their studies.

Leeds Trinity Librarian, Liz Murphy, said: "We are very excited by the opportunity offered by Vubis Smart and AquaBrowser to create a powerful new information discovery portal, enabling an initial search in a simple search interface to expose a far wider range of our resources to our students and staff than is possible at present."

She continued: "We shall also be able to enhance our existing My Subject portals, using the federated search power of V-Spaces to make them much easier and more intuitive to use."

About Leeds Trinity and All Saints

Leeds Trinity & All Saints is an independent higher education institution, accredited by the University of Leeds. Leeds Trinity offers individuals undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in a range of subjects each involving a professional placement for students to extend their experience and explore their career aspirations.

With nearly 3000 students studying for full and part-time degrees we retain a community atmosphere which provides a supportive and friendly environment to help people realise their full potential. See www.leedstrinity.ac.uk

About Infor Library and Information Solutions

Infor Library and Information Solutions offers libraries and information centers a suite of automation products, including an information portal and federated search application (V-spaces), an Open URL Resolver (V-link), an Integrated Library System (Vubis Smart), and an Electronic Resources Management System (V-sources). Our organization has been at the forefront of library technology for three decades and has a rich history of providing innovative solutions to information centers and libraries worldwide. For more information about our products, visit www.vubis-smart.com

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Publication Year:2008
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 16, 2008
Publisher:Infor Library and Information Solutions
Company: Infor
Products: Vubis Smart
AquaBrowser
Libraries: Leeds Trinity and All Saints College
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:13327
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2008-06-16 11:55:26