and predictable days of the 20th century, when research libraries could
rely on their prized local collections to define their distinct and
distinguished place on campus, are long gone...Thirty-two research
librarians gathered March 5-6 in Scottsdale, AZ, at a symposium hosted
Ex Libris to
discuss this challenge, which is as prickly, vast, and shifting as the
nearby Sonoran Desert."
We're excited to announce a new partnership with
Library Journal. Starting this month, we will feature LJ articles
highlighting interesting things members of the library community are
doing. Take a look below to see our new section.
We're excited to announce that we'll be launching a
new Alma monthly newsletter! The newsletter will feature news,
developments and ways to learn more about the system! To receive the
newsletter, simply register for any Alma webinar or Alma classes!
the Alma 101 webinar? Learn more about specific functionality within
Alma by viewing videos that cover anything from
the metadata editor to roles and authorizations in Alma, and
everything in between.
Purdue University Libraries Launches Data Curation
Curated Content from:
Purdue University Libraries, an Alma Development
Partner, "recently launched the Data Curation Profiles
Directory, an online resource that will track research data
management projects at academic libraries...
"Data Curation Profiles tell the story about a
research data set from the researcher's perspective," D. Scott
Brandt, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Library
annual meeting of the Rosetta Advisory Group will be held in New York
City at the SUNY Global Center on 3-4 June, 2013. We would like to
invite any Rosetta customers or prospects to join us this June!
The meeting will include
presentations from preservation experts such as Dr. Micah Altman (MIT
Libraries) and Dr. Jerome McDonough (University of Illinois
Libraries) and from Rosetta customers. It will also be an opportunity
to discuss the Ex Libris preservation strategy and the product