Driving Transparency and Fair Use in Discovery: NISO’s Open Discovery Initiative

Tweet Rachel Kessler, Product Manager, PQIS ODI,  the NISO Open Discovery Initiative, is the industry’s forum to promote transparency and content neutrality in library discovery. Having worked at Ex Libris on data ingestion into our discovery system, I am quite aware that it can be difficult for libraries and content providers to determine which content is discoverable and how systems link to full text. While libraries are concerned with making sure that their users have […]

Using Open Source Discovery Layers with SaaS: Join the Discussion

Tweet Shelley Hostetler, Customer Success, Ex Libris As libraries move to better support researchers, there is a growing need to develop indexing and discovery of a wide range of research materials, often using locally developed interfaces. While customers have been using open source discovery with our solutions for years, the continuous, focused conversation on using open source discovery with Ex Libris SaaS began with a community meeting at DLF in 2016. We shared a Blacklight […]

21. uvoz podataka iz ISVU baze

U produkcijsku bazu 10. listopada 2017. uvezen je ažurirani popis Centra potpore ISVU, koji obuhvaća studente upisane na jesenskom roku u akademskoj godini 2017./2018. Uvozom korisničkih podataka ažurirani su postojeći korisnički podaci te uneseni novi studenti. Ne zaboravite da je novim studentima nakon provjere i eventualne nadopune podataka prije prve posudbe nužno otkloniti lokalnu zabranu u Modulu Cirkulacija.

The Mobile Buzz: Data Protection and the GDPR

Tweet Matthew Sherlock, Product Director – Campus Solutions, Ex Libris Next year will see a major change in how data protection is managed across Europe. It may be the biggest shake-up of the legislation since the 1995 Data Protection Directive, and has far reaching consequences for anyone involved in data management and technology. The world was a very different place 21 years ago when DPD came into force.  Bill Clinton was President, Toy Story was […]

ISVU uvoz podataka o korisnicima

U produkcijsku bazu 26. rujna 2017. godine uvezen je 11.921 zapis Centra potpore ISVU temeljem zaprimljene datoteke koja je obuhvaćala studente članica Integriranog knjižničnog sustava u akademskoj godini 2017./2018. Uvozom korisničkih podataka ažurirani su postojeći podaci te uneseni novi studenti. Ne zaboravite da je novim studentima nakon provjere i eventualne nadopune podataka prije prve posudbe nužno otkloniti lokalnu zabranu u Modulu Cirkulacija.

Linked Library Data: It’s Happening

Tweet Shlomo Sanders, CTO, Ex Libris This article is an update of the March 2015 blog “Linked Library Data: Making It Happen.” Indeed, a lot has happened since then. One of the things that has not changed since then is that libraries still rely heavily on integrated systems for managing and delivering library services. These systems encompass a wide range of services and have multiple components empowered by a central catalog, whose records are still […]