Untangling the library systems environment lorcan dempseys. Our first interviewees are matti shem tov and oren beitarie of proquest. After successfully leading ex libris strategy, he has assumed a new role overseeing the continuing development and promotion of proquests longterm enterprise strategy. Coins puroresu system wiki fandom powered by wikia. Open linking in the scholarly information environment using. Oren beit arie is the chief strategy officer of the ex libris group and is responsible for strategy and overall research activities of the company. Many dozens of customers and prospects found their way to the basement ballroom in order to hear a threepart presentation which featured bob gerrity from boston college and oren beit arie and me from ex libris.
Ex libris announces senior management changes ex libris. Libris is listed in the worlds largest and most authoritative dictionary database of abbreviations and acronyms the free dictionary. Talking with information industry leaders newsbreaks. The keynote presentation titled toward serviceoriented librarianship was given by oren beit arie, chief strategy officer at ex libris. News 2018 proquest appoints oren beitarie to chief. In one of most significant industry events of recent decades, proquest, a major diversified library services company, has completed its acquisition of ex libris, the largest provider of technology products and services to academic and research libraries.
Associate university librarian for information technology university of iowa libraries e. Home conferences meeting archives eluna 2012 meeting eluna 2012 meeting agenda by day. Rialto is a collaborative effort between proquest and the ex libris side of. Oren beit arie, ex libris chief strategy officer, explained. Sfx is the most widely known openurl link server within the library and scholarly publishing community, and occasionally the product. From a record describing a book in a library catalogue to a description of the same. Proquest announces the development of rialto pr newswire. Ex libris ted koppel oren beit arie igelu newsletter page 3 volume 2, number 1 experiences ex libris introduces ebook focus group by ted koppel, ex libris ted. Boston, ma the ex libris group is pleased to announce strategic changes to its senior management team. First thoughts on exlibris openplatform strategy max. Ex libris and ebsco will ensure that libraries that use both primo and. Open linking in the scholarly information environment. Oren beitarie is president, proquest books and chief strategy officer. Ann arbor, mi, june 18, 2018 proquest has named oren beit arie as chief strategy officer.
Ex libris is now actively marketing the sfx server software as an autonomous, reference linking service component that fits in the openurl framework. Ex libris has also announced a new product called aleph cluster, which is designed to meet the functional and service needs of todays modern consortia and multisite libraries. This presentation was provided by oren beit arie of ex libris, inc. Ex libris announces aleph 500 support of linux, unveils. View oren beitarie s professional profile on linkedin.
A brief history of the open discovery initiative varnum. The digital world will dominate more and more in the future, because of both mass digitisation and borndigital content. This was the subject of a recent talking with talis podcast with oren beit arie ex libris chief strategy officer. Hi all, i think the list will be interested in this press release. After successfully leading ex libris strategy, he has assumed a new role overseeing the continuing development and promotion of proquest s longterm enterprise strategy. Matti shem tov, president and chief executive officer marc daubach, corporate vice president, general manager europe nancy dushkin, vice president of marketing oren beit arie, chief strategy officer susan stearns, vp of strategic partnerships bar veinstein, vp resource management solutions. Our solutions span library management, resource discovery, research services, mobile campus services, and course resource lists, leveraging automated workflows, a superior ux, and advanced analytics.
His linkserver software, sfx, was purchased by the library automation company ex libris group which popularized openurl in the information industry. Platform strategies 2019 how aggregators are helping. This announcement is the result of, an extensive analysis of market needs and the. Discussion of the latter on the gpspcs mailing list resulted in a draft specification for embedding openurls in html, which later became coins. Contextobject and transport mechanisms, which defines the general framework to bundle specific packages of contextual metadata and transport them over the network. Previously at ex libris, oren focused on strategic developments and new product initiatives including the primo discovery solution. Blanton, an ex pert on transparency and secrecy in government, will recap the growth of secrecy and limits imposed on access to government information in recent years. Oct 25, 2009 niso organized a meeting on library resource management a couple of weeks ago. The metadata can also be sent to an openurl resolver. The openurl framework for context sensitive services. He did not forget to thank ex libris and ebsco for sponsoring the event. Israel national librarian i certainly grew up in a house of books. Minutes of the 2016 inug ex libris meeting in trondheim, norway, september 4th representing ex libris.
Then, with the challenges identified and listed, the session will look at a possible solution via a new libraryled initiative being launched that will bring together a number of universities and ex libris in order to develop a new approach to increase visibility, impact and compliance of research outputs and data while serving the multiple. It introduces the registry to hold core properties of concrete instantiations of the general framework. Joining gang regular, ex libris cto, oren beit arie and myself on the call we have two very relevant guests for this topic. Proquest appoints oren beit arie to chief strategy officer. Nsf workshop on scholarly evaluation metrics afternoon 3.
Melissa hilbertvice president, professional services, ex libris. Beit arie joined proquest from ex libris, a proquest company. Generalizing the openurl framework beyond references to. Working in close partnership with general managers across the company, he will manage a. This allows bibliographic software to publish machinereadable bibliographic items and client reference management software to retrieve bibliographic metadata.
Link resolvers have become core components of lmss, believes oren beit arie, chief strategy officer of ex libris. Ex libris group company profile and news bloomberg markets. He also heads ex libris information services division and manages the sfx product development and implementation. Be light samuel rodriguez, roma downey ex libris ag. Proquest announces plans to revamp library acquisitions and. Ex libris customer 19782005 questionnaire katherine ward 1 what is your name and the name of the institutions where you worked with aleph andor other ex libris products. In his recent role as chief strategy officer for ex libris, oren focused on strategic developments and new product initiatives. He pointed out that collaboration between libraries is the way to go as it can generate savings that libraries can use toward other. They make an interesting collection, and i return to them in a moment. This regional kickoff brings together our entire ex libris emea team, including all of our regional offices. Interview with oren beitarie of ex libris elizabeth connor abstract.
Experience, possibilities, and future directions david w. This simple registration service enables institutions to easily offer their scholars increased visibility and speedier exposure for their research output, thus creating one more incentive for researchers to endorse openaccess publication. He is one of the primary developers of the niso openurl standard ansiniso z39. Open linking in the scholarly information environment using the. Katherine ward implementation team university of notre dame, 19981999 saint marys ollege, notre dame indiana, 1998. Discussion of the latter on the gpspcs mailing list resulted in a draft specification for embedding openurls in html, which later. This interview with oren beit arie, chief strategy officer at ex libris group, describes various products related to openurl technology, contextsensitive linking, metasearching, electronic. Many libraries are at a crossroads, reevaluating their businesses, missions and operations. He also heads the ex libris information services division and manages the sfx product development and implementation. London dorset rise, london shoreditch, wolverhampton, jerusalem, paris, hamburg, amsterdam, barcelona, bologna, budapest, prague, and warsaw, and home based employees. Eluna 2012 meeting agenda by day eluna ex libris users.
He got me in touch with carl grant and oren beit arie, whom i met just before christmas 1999. Proquest debuts rialto, enhancing selection and acquisition for. Ex libris customer 19782005 questionnaire katherine ward. Ex libris continues to develop the software and add enhancements recommended by its customers. The companys filing status is listed as active and its file number is 43434817f. News 2018 proquest appoints oren beitarie to chief strategy. Linkedin is the worlds largest business network, helping professionals like oren beitarie discover inside connections to recommended job. Beginning in 2003, he was president and ceo of ex libris, which merged with. You want me to do what carl grant associate dean, knowledge. Key members of this executive team include oren beitarie, chief. Ex libris company profile library technology guides. Previously at ex libris, oren focused on strategic developments and new product initiatives including the. Ex libris reengineered the software and marketed it to libraries as an autonomous component of the openurl framework. I looked for a summer job after graduating at the hebrew uni in s and math.
In his role as chief strategy officer for ex libris, oren focused on strategic. Report on the 2009 niso forum on library resource management. Putting data intelligence at the core of discovery. Looking for online definition of libris or what libris stands for. Charleston november 2019 conference ex libris group. To begin addressing these concerns, breeding and jenny walker, then a vice president for product management at ex libris maker of primo central, convened a conversation at the ala annual conference in 2011. For libraries, the sfxserver provides a single point of administration of selfdefined, contextsensitive, extended service links among the distributed information resources that form their. Other uses contextobjects in spans, commonly abbreviated coins, is a method to embed bibliographic metadata in the html code of web pages. From a record describing a book in a library catalogue to a description of the same book in an internet. Linking courseware to library resources using openurl. Ex libris cloudbased solutions help institutions improve library impact, research outcomes, and student engagement. Ex libris is unifying its discovery indexes to create a powerful new central discovery index cdi. Eluna 2016 ex libris knowledge center and support portal update brian noone. I notice that the presentations are now available on the web.
Library management systems embrace change research information. Ukolns openresolver service and the sample sfx resolver offered by ex libris. Ex libris company profile office locations, competitors. Join researchgate to find the people and research you need to help your work. Ex libris, a proquest company, is pleased to announce that the national library of israel has gone live with the ex libris alma library services platform, which will now be handling the management of the librarys sizeable, and growing, collections. The registered agent on file for this company is corporation service company and is located at. The openurl link server implementation called sfx was sold to ex libris group which marketed it to libraries. However the guidelines are not required part of coins, so the standard does not provide the strict metadata model like dublin core or the bibliographic ontology. Short introduction by ex libris staff present in the meeting. Elsevier and ex libris group announce collaboration to expand.
This interview with oren beitarie, chief strategy officer at ex libris group, describes various products related to openurl. A blog entry continue reading untangling the library systems environment. The contextobject implementation guidelines of coins include four publication types article with several subtypes, book, patent, and generic and the couple of simple fields. In recent years, oren beit arie, chief strategy officer at ex libris, affirmed product openness as a strategic direction and one of the companys core values and set the openplatform program in motion to transform the vision into a concrete plan. Lewis, iupui university library oren beit arie, ex libris. We are thrilled to welcome purdue university libraries to the urm development partner program, said oren beit arie, ex libris chief strategy officer.
Ebl ebook library, pi2, coutts information services, ex libris, and. He talked about more interdisciplinary activities and change in scholarly communication models. These management changes are designed to leverage the entrepreneurial spirit and vision that have characterized the bostonbased information services division isd team for the benefit of all ex libris products. He led the vision and creation of the companys nextgeneration library services platform. Company profile page for ex libris group including stock price, company news, press releases, executives, board members, and contact information. Ex libris staff 19802005 questionnaire oren beit arie 1. This newly consolidated company combines the leading technology. He asked how i was enjoying indianai replied, not at all. The openurl framework for contextsensitive services, part 1. Blanton will evaluate actions of the obama administration, and will also provide recommendations for additional actions the federal government must take highlights.
Ex libris staff 19802005 questionnaire oren beitarie. Delivering novel services to researchers is of particular interest to us and will be one of the key focuses of our partnership with purdue. The bx project aims at unleashing the power of usage information that is recorded on an ongoing basis by openurlcompliant linking servers. Ex libris veteran promoted to new role overseeing enterprise and product strategy. At the request of oren beitarie, on 16 may 2001 a correction was made to the. The problems proquest and ex libris are addressing by creating. Oren beit arie is a vice president of research and development at ex libris. Competitors of ex libris include education partners, heliocampus and unifyed. Product management at ex libris maker of primo central, convened a conversation at the. This interview with oren beitarie, chief strategy officer at ex libris group, describes various products related to openurl technology, contextsensitive linking, metasearching, electronic. We invite you to join the emea kickoff from your local office. He led the vision and creation of the companys cloudsaas strategy, the primo discovery solution, alma the nextgeneration library services.
I have written about the library systems environment in these pages from time to time. Ex libris s key executives include yaniv alus and 7 others. Ann arbor, mi, june 18, 2018 proquest has named oren beitarie as chief strategy officer. Nov 16, 2009 stream of consciousness notes from this meeting i attended in dc, wednesday december 16, 2009 final panel oren beit arie ex libris group, todd carpenter niso,lorcan dempsey oclc,tony hey. Oren beit arie is the vice president of research and development at ex libris. Ex libris s key executives are yaniv alus, yair amsterdam and oren beit arie. Proquest has named oren beit arie as chief strategy officer. Ex libris partners with ebsco publishing to offer primo users. Proquest appoints oren beitarie to chief strategy officer. Elsevier, a worldleading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and ex libris group, a global leader in the provision of library automation solutions. In his role as chief strategy officer for ex libris, oren focused on strategic developments and new product initiatives. Ex libris extends its support for open access by launching. Eluna 2016 ex libris company update matti shem tov. Support for linux oren beit arie, ex libris vice president of development, said.
Oren beit arie, chief strategy officer, oversees the continuing development and promotion of proquests longterm enterprise strategy. They extended me an offer contingent upon approval from udi. New leadership for proquest and ex libris breeding, marshall. Were working with potential data contributors such as cambridge university library, university of sussex library, and the m25 consortium as well as rluk to trial and provide feedback on the project outputs, with specific attention to the sustainability of an api service as a national shared service for hefe that supports academic excellence. Karen coyle, who joined us last month to talk about the semantic web, also has close association with the open library so is ideally placed to talk about their influence. Ex libris headquarters is located at 50 e touhy ave, des.413 806 1323 627 366 405 1274 738 1413 1319 254 17 609 303 1151 200 172 1062 476 877 817 31 1432 216 42 1235 289 443 1032 1296 995 1123 345 330 1145