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April 30, 2013
Ex Libris announce that the University of Windsor, a member of the Ontario Council of University Libraries, has selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution and the Alma library management service. Alma's automatic workflows and unified approach to the management of electronic, print, and digital resources will significantly improve library efficiency while also offering a range of new user services through Primo. Alma will replace multiple systems that are now in use—among them, the open-source Evergreen integrated library system. Primo will provide comprehensive discovery of library resources and will leverage Alma's smart fulfillment capabilities to optimize access to collections in all formats.
Ex Libris announced that Australia’s Swinburne University of Technology—an Alma collaborative partner—is in production with the Ex Libris Alma library management solution. In addition, Swinburne University is the first live Alma site whose cloud-based services are delivered by the company’s new data center in Singapore.
April 17, 2013
Ex Libris announced that Koby Rosenthal, a prominent manager in the high-tech industry, will run the Company’s European operations and serve as a corporate vice president effective May 6, 2013.
March 19, 2013
BIBSYS Consortium selects Ex Libris Primo . Ex Libris
Ex Libris announced that BIBSYS, the Norwegian national provider of library services, has selected Primo for its discovery and delivery solution. BIBSYS provides a range of integrated library products and services for a consortium that comprises libraries of Norwegian institutions of higher education, the National Library of Norway, and Norwegian research libraries. Rather than creating a homegrown search interface, BIBSYS selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution.
March 14, 2013
Ex Libris announced that following an agreement with Swets, a leading developer of innovative content management services for libraries and publishers, mutual customers will be able to search the SwetsWise Online Content e-journal gateway via the Primo Central Index of scholarly electronic materials.
Basis Technology, the global leader in multilingual text analytics, and Ex Libris announced that Ex Libris has licensed the Rosette linguistics platform from Basis Technology for integration into the Primo discovery and delivery solution. Rosette enables search-based applications to analyze complex multilingual documents, including those written in Chinese.
February 27, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the Free University of Bozen/Bolzano in Italy is in production with the Ex Libris Alma library management solution. The library adopted the Primo discovery and delivery solution in 2011 to provide users with a unified showcase for all the institution’s collections. Complementing Primo, Alma now consolidates all the library’s back-office operations in a single, cloud-based solution that will lead to substantial improvements in efficiency.
February 18, 2013
Ex Libris announced that Lancaster University in the United Kingdom is live in production with the Ex Libris Alma library management solution. Having launched the Primo discovery and delivery solution to users in 2010, Alma now consolidates all the library’s back-office operations in a single, cloud-based solution that supports many aspects of the library’s modernization strategy.
February 12, 2013
Ex Libris announced that California State University, Sacramento has selected the Alma unified library management solution. The University Library at Sacramento State will consolidate library operations under Alma, which will replace a number of systems: the Innovative Interfaces Millennium integrated library system, Ex Libris SFX OpenURL link resolver, and Serials Solutions 360 Resource Manager. Alma supports the full range of library operations for the entire spectrum of materials—electronic, print, and digital—regardless of their format or location.
February 11, 2013
Tutte per una, Primo per tutte. Ex Libris
La Provincia Autonoma di Bolzano ha scelto Primo di Ex Libris per offrire ai suoi cittadini l'accesso integrato all'intero universo bibliografico delle biblioteche di lingua italiana del territorio attraverso la creazione di un catalogo unico virtuale. Il vasto patrimonio presente nei rispettivi cataloghi della Biblioteca Provinciale Claudia Augusta, della rete cittadina che fa capo alla Biblioteca Civica di Bolzano "Battisti" e del sistema BIS, che aggrega 21 biblioteche pubbliche e 20 scolastiche della Provincia di Bolzano, è infatti accessibile oggi agli utenti da un'unica interfaccia di ricerca.
February 4, 2013
Macquarie University selects Ex Libris Alma. Ex Libris
Ex Libris announced that Macquarie University has selected the Alma library management solution. By adding Alma to the Primo discovery and delivery solution, which the Macquarie community uses for searching the university library’s local and global collections, Macquarie offers staff members and researchers a single environment for resource management and discovery. This environment provides seamless access to library resources as well as a range of new services. Macquarie joins over 120 other institutions worldwide that have chosen to take advantage of the tight integration between Alma and Primo for the management and discovery of all resource types and collections.
January 28, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the Bibliothek am Guisanplatz has adopted the Primo discovery and delivery solution and the next-generation Alma resource management service. One of Switzerland’s oldest research libraries, Bibliothek am Guisanplatz—the leading library of the Alexandria Library Network—required an integrated framework to transform the management of its vast collections and to expose and deliver those collections to federal employees, military personnel, scholars, and the public. Alma is replacing the library’s VTLS system.
January 27, 2013
Ex Libris announced that it has launched a self-registration service enabling institutions to easily add the contents of their institutional repository to the Primo Central Index of scholarly electronic materials and thus expand the breadth of IR content in the index.
January 23, 2013
Ex Libris announced that Brandeis University has selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution and the Alma library management service. Having used the Ex Libris Aleph integrated library service for many years, the University decided to migrate its library systems to the Ex Libris cloud environment and take advantage of the two solutions’ tight integration and unified framework for the management and discovery of all resource types and collections.
January 22, 2013
Ex Libris announced that the Portland Academic Health Libraries consortium has selected the Primo discovery and delivery solution and the Alma resource management service. PAHL members are the National College of Natural Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, and University of Western States. Replacing their Innovative Millennium systems, these schools are joining a community of over 120 institutions that have selected Alma, many of which are replacing systems from other vendors.
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