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Ex Libris Group

Ex Libris Group

Ex Libris Group is an Israeli software company that develops integrated library systems and other library software. The company is headquartered in Jerusalem, and has ten other offices around the world. In October 2015, Ex Libris was acquired by ProQuest and is now a ProQuest company.

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a leading global provider of cloud-based SaaS solutions that enable institutions and their individual users to create, manage, and share knowledge. In close collaboration with its customers and the broader community, Ex Libris develops creative solutions that increase library productivity, maximize the impact of research activities, enhance teaching and learning, and drive student mobile engagement. Ex Libris serves over 7,500 customers in 90 countries. 

  • Alma: A SaaS Library Services Platform (LSP), released by company in 2012
  • Primo: Discovery service released in 2006
  • Summon: Index-based discovery service. Launched in January 2009
  • Rosetta: Digital preservation and asset management platform, launched in 2009
  • Leganto: Reading list management application launched in 2015
  • campusM: Mobile campus app platform for academic institutions, acquired in 2015
  • Esploro: Research services platform launched in February 2018
  • 360 Link: Link resolver and knowledge base product
  • 360 Resource Manager: Library content management
  • Refworks: Citation and reference management solution[buzzword]
  • Pivot: Comprehensive resource for finding funding opportunities available to researchers
  • Aleph: Original integrated library system (ILS)
  • Voyager: Integrated library services platform (ILS), acquired by Ex Libris in November 2006
  • DigiTool: Digital asset management system
  • bX: Scholarly article recommender service
  • Verde: E system
  • SFX: OpenURL link resolver software



  • Wikipedia, "Ex Libris Group," (accessed December 7, 2019) 
  • Ex Libris Group, (accessed December 7, 2019)