Learning from our Customers: Lessons from the Library

Tweet  Here at Ex Libris we’re particularly proud of our customer community, and it’s our good fortune to always have something to learn from our customers. Here is some food for thought from recent testimonials. Consortia and Collaboration Anya Arnold of Orbis Cascade Alliance notes that for a consortium “it’s not about the system – it’s

Doctor’s Orders for Librarians in the New Library Space: Leave Your Desk!

Tweet By Yotam Kramer and Miryam Brand, Ex Libris GroupLibrary spaces are changing, and so are the responsibilities of the average librarian. Libraries all over the world are re imagining library spaces to enable collaborative work, teaching and learning, and even socializing. The Cambridge University Library’s Protolib project is just one example of how universities are extending library environments

Discover Alma: Patron Purchase Requests [Video]

Tweet Barbara Rad-El, Senior Librarian, Resources Management, Ex Libris Lots of great new features and enhancements in the Ex Libris Alma® April release! In this video blog, we focus on a new feature for managing patron’s requests. This new enhancement allows patrons (in Ex Libris Primo®) to request an item for purchase. Staff with the Selector

Authority Matters

Tweet By Marliese Thomas, Solutions Architect, Ex Libris How do you know that searching for a name will give you results about the one you intended? For instance, searching for “John Green” on Wikipedia directs you to a “disambiguation” page listing seven men in the arts, five in the military, seven in public service, six

Discover Alma: Shelf Report [Video]

Tweet Barbara Rad-El, Senior Librarian, Resources Management, Ex Libris Lots of great new features and enhancements in the Alma December release!In this video blog, we focus on a new feature for managing physical item inventory.The Alma Shelf Report functionality provides an efficient process for librarians to check if items are in place, miss-shelved, or missing.