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The Minnesota Bridge Consortium Adopts Ex Libris Alma and Primo

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Carleton College and St. Olaf College move to the cloud to provide students, faculty, and library staff with unified services across the two campuses

Ex Libris Group®, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that the Minnesota-based Bridge Consortium, consisting of St. Olaf College and Carleton College, has selected Ex Libris Alma® for resource management and Ex Libris Primo® for resource discovery and delivery. The Bridge Consortium is migrating from an Innovative Interfaces Millennium integrated library system.
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The California State University System Joins the Ex Libris Alma and Primo Community

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The 23 campuses making up the California State University adopt Ex Libris solutions for their next-generation library platform

Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that the California State University (CSU) has selected the Ex Libris Alma® library management service and Ex Libris Primo® discovery and delivery solution to deliver seamless, state of the art access to print and electronic resources for students and faculty. CSU campuses are migrating from various systems including Innovative Interfaces’ Millennium and Sierra, ProQuest’s 360 Link and Summon and from Ex Libris Voyager and SFX.
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Two Industry Leaders Sign Agreement for Collaboration

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Ex Libris and EBSCO Information Systems collaborate to enable more streamlined Journal and eBook acquisition workflows and greater user experiences for mutual customers through enhanced linking

Ipswich, MA and Jerusalem, Israel—June 25, 2015. Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, and EBSCO Information Systems (EBSCO), a worldwide leader in library technology, content and services, are pleased to announce an agreement to streamline libraries’ acquisition processes and optimize the experience of library patrons who are using Ex Libris solutions to access full-text content hosted on the EBSCOhost® platform. The two companies have committed to expanding their collaboration to other areas as well.
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Ex Libris Declares Conformance with NISO’s Open Discovery Initiative

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With its support for content neutrality, Ex Libris Primo offers users the most relevant search results

In the cooperative spirit of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO), Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to publically declare its support of the Open Discovery Initiative (ODI) and conformance with ODI’s recommended practice for pre-indexed “web-scale” discovery services. The ODI Working Group’s main objective is to promote transparency in content discovery and to improve the collaboration between discovery-index stakeholders.
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University of Leicester Selects Ex Libris Alma and Primo

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Cloud-based deployment, powerful analytics, and unified management and discovery for the whole spectrum of resources drew Leicester to Ex Libris solutions

London, UK—June 5, 2015. Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to announce that the University of Leicester has chosen the Ex Libris Alma® unified resource management solution to streamline business processes and workflows. The University has also selected the Ex Libris Primo® discovery and delivery solution to maximize the discoverability of resources while improving the user experience and user satisfaction. These solutions will replace Leicester’s SirsiDynix Symphony® integrated library system (ILS) and ProQuest Summon® discovery software.
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London’s Natural History Museum is Live with Ex Libris Alma and Primo

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Streamlined workflows and simple, intuitive discovery and delivery are improving both the staff and user experience

Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to announce that the Alma resource management solution and the Primo discovery and delivery solution are live at the Natural History Museum in London. Alma allows museum staff to manage all of the Library’s scholarly resources and media types in a unified system, while Primo enables users to search all resource types from a single user-interface, and receive a single, relevance-ranked result list.
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The Queensland Health Library Network Selects Ex Libris Cloud Solutions

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Sixteen health libraries will benefit from collaboration and resource savings to improve access to information for health professionals

Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to announce that the Queensland Health (QH) Library Network, in partnership with the State Library of Queensland, has chosen the Ex Libris Alma® library management service and the Primo® discovery and delivery solution. Together these integrated systems will give all Queensland Health staff access to evidence-based clinical information from their desktops.
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University of the Sunshine Coast Selects Ex Libris Cloud Solutions

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An integrated platform for resource management and discovery and powerful analytics capabilities were key factors in USC’sdecision

Ex Libris Group®, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) in Australia has selected the Ex Libris Alma® next-generation resource management solution and the Primo® discovery and delivery solution. Alma and Primo will replace a number of systems, including the Virtua integrated library system and the EBSCO discovery service.
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Durham University Library and Heritage Collections Now Searchable through Ex Libris Primo

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Primo helps researchers find what they need rapidly and easily in Durham University’s unique Heritage Collections

Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to announce that the Durham University Library and Heritage Collections have gone live with the Ex Libris Primo® discovery and delivery solution.
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Sheffield Hallam University is the Latest Academic Library to Adopt Ex Libris Alma and Primo

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These cloud-based solutions will simplify library management and enhance the discovery experience for students and faculty

Ex Libris® Group, a global leader in library automation services, is pleased to announce that Sheffield Hallam University, one of the largest teaching universities in the UK, has chosen the Alma® next-generation unified resource management solution and the Primo® discovery and delivery solution. Providing a fully integrated cloud-based platform, Alma and Primo will replace the Library’s previous Innovative Millennium and ProQuest Summon systems.
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