My Experience: A Student Developer Enhances the campusM App for UMontana

Tweet By Payton Pietron, University of Montana As a technology company that supports higher education institutions, Ex Libris puts a strong emphasis on student success, much like the universities we partner with. As an early North American adopter of the campusM mobile platform, the University of Montana has outstanding examples of student success initiatives. Within their campusM implementation project, they have made significant use of student developers to help build custom functionality within their UMontana app and to contribute to their students’ real world professional training.  Payton […]

Dissertations…Empowering Researchers with Cutting-Edge Ideas & Insight

Tweet This post was originally published on the ProQuest Blog. Dissertations often provide the only information on a particular topic, and surface primary research unavailable in other formats While traditional peer-reviewed journal content remains a staple resource for researchers, a recent ProQuest survey indicates that research and teaching are informed by a diverse mix of content types. One of the most used types of content was dissertations and theses, used by 73% of the 410 researchers across the world […]

Alma: Enabling a Next-Generation Consortium at the University of Iowa

Tweet In this week’s customer spotlight, Paul Soderdahl, Associate University Librarian at the University of Iowa, explains how the move to Alma and Primo allowed the library consortium to employ seamless, more efficient workflows and collaborate with the Ex Libris user community while adhering to the library’s commitment to open standards and open architecture. Listen to how one of the first Ex Libris customers in North America created a next-generation consortium and benefits from community collaboration […]

Rosetta Advisory Group Meeting 2017 Retrospective — with Videos!

Tweet Adi Alter, Director of Product Management, Rosetta This year’s Rosetta Advisory Group (RAG) Meeting, held at the University of Sheffield, marked 10 years since the development of the Rosetta digital asset preservation and management solution began. The Rosetta 2017 Advisory Group meeting explored the importance of digital preservation itself, major challenges facing digital preservation in the future, and ways in which users are taking advantage of the integration capabilities of Rosetta to further streamline their […]