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December 9, 2013
Ex Libris announce that the University of Houston has selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution and the SFX OpenURL link resolver. After defining the library’s long-term requirements and evaluating a number of commercial options, the university library—a member of the Association of Research Libraries—chose to integrate Primo with its existing systems.
December 5, 2013
BIBSYS Consortium selects Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris
Ex Libris announced that BIBSYS, the Norwegian national provider of library services, has selected the Alma library management service. BIBSYS will use Alma in conjunction with Ex Libris Primo to provide next-generation library services for a consortium of over 100 institutions that includes all Norwegian universities, colleges, the National Library and a number of research libraries.
November 27, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the Bavarian Library Network has selected Ex Libris Rosetta to provide long-term preservation services to all the academic libraries in the state. This decision extends the existing Rosetta implementation at the Bavarian State Library (BSB) to all university libraries in Bavaria.
Ex Libris announced that Roger Brisson has been appointed Strategy Director for Ex Libris Europe. The former head of Metadata Services at Boston University, which has run Ex Libris Alma for the past year, Mr Brisson brings with him a wealth of real-world knowledge of academic libraries and their evolving needs.
November 20, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation has selected the Alma library management service and the Primo discovery and delivery solution. Alma and Primo replace a number of systems including Ex Libris Voyager and Proquest AquaBrowser.
November 18, 2013
Elsevier and Ex Libris announced a collaborative initiative to use the source normalized impact per paper (SNIP) and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) metrics in calculating relevance ranking for Primo search results.
Elsevier, leader nella fornitura di prodotti e servizi informativi in ambito scientifico, tecnico e medico, ed Ex Libris Group, leader mondiale nella fornitura di soluzioni tecnologiche di biblioteca, hanno annunciato la collaborazione per l'utilizzo delle metriche SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper) e SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) nel calcolo del relevance ranking dei risultati della ricerca all'interno del discovery tool Primo.
November 10, 2013
Ex Libris announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with Jisc to help academic libraries manage their e resources. The collaboration will improve library efficiency by continually updating data from Jisc’s Knowledge Base+ (KB+) to the KnowledgeBase of the Ex Libris SFX OpenURL link resolver and Alma library management solution.
October 30, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the University of Montana and the Montana State University System—both multi-campus consortia—have selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution, the SFX OpenURL link resolver, and the bX Recommender. The Ex Libris solutions will replace Summon and 360Link from Serials Solutions at several member institutions.
October 29, 2013
Ex Libris announced that Kingston University has chosen Alma as their next generation, unified resource management solution. Having opted for a complete suite of fully cloud-based Ex Libris products two years ago—the Primo discovery and delivery solution, the SFX link resolver, and the Aleph integrated library system—Kingston saw Alma as the next step in their plan to modernize the library in support of the university’s academic and strategic objectives.
October 24, 2013
Ex Libris announced that Anglia Ruskin University in the United Kingdom has selected the Alma library management solution. Having adopted the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution in 2011, the University Library is now looking forward to the further improvements in library services that Alma will generate, especially the simplification of electronic-resource management. Library staff members are enthusiastic about the potential of Alma Analytics, which will help them understand the usage of the library's resources in a more informed way and thus save time and money.
October 14, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the University of Mannheim has opted for the Alma library management solution. One of the leading economic and social science libraries in Germany, with a record of continuing innovation, the University of Mannheim joins over 170 institutions worldwide that have chosen to take advantage of the seamless integration between Alma and Ex Libris Primo for the management and discovery of all resource types and collections.
October 7, 2013
Ex Libris has signed an agreement with NewsBank to include a number of the Readex Archive of Americana collections in the Primo Central Index. Offered as a cloud-based service to institutions around the globe, the Primo Central Index gives users access to hundreds of millions of scholarly e-resources of global and regional importance.
October 2, 2013
Ex Libris announced that it has signed an agreement with BIBCOM Central Collector of Libraries, a principal aggregator of Russian scholarly content, to include its extensive collections in the Primo Central Index.
September 30, 2013
Ex Libris Group announce that Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense has selected the Primo discovery and delivery service, the Primo Central Index of scholarly e-resources, and the SFX link resolver for its research community. A long-standing Ex Libris customer, Université Paris Ouest opted for the company’s suite of discovery products to improve the end-user experience at its three associated libraries: the Service Commun de Documentation, an umbrella organization for the university’s libraries; Bibliothèque de Documentation Internationale Contemporaine; and Maison Archéologie et Ethnologie, René-Ginouvès.
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