What was the best part about using Ex Libris Alma?
Our library has a collection of 11,000 volumes, managed by a librarian and two assistants. We use the Ex Libris Alma, but with the particularity to meet the small library needs. The Ex Libris Alma has a simple navigation, a layout that allows better interaction, statistics panel, loans and returns made easily. We believe that recovery needs more material, the release of an online catalog and consultation services, loans, reservations, and renewals, were the main reasons for purchasing the software.
What would you change about your experience with Ex Libris Alma?
I think the Ex Libris Alma a great alternative to libraries and school collections because it fulfills the function in collection management, is modern and easy to use, visually attractive for young people, and offers key services online. Ex Libris Alma is the software that manages all library data, everything goes through him, from our information to the students how many of them for us.
With the ease provided the management with the software, library professionals can focus efforts on other interactive activities with the users of space. It's technology acting as a facilitator in the process, leaving the free professionals to develop really modifying activities.
Offering individual study environments and group the library has accessibility in the areas of education and access to terminals for consultation and research, supporting the study and teaching through the provision of quality services.