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ER&L 2015

February 22–25, 2015

Austin, Texas

Visit our "Search the ER&L 2015 Program" page to peruse all the accepted and peer-reviewed sessions for the 10th Anniversary Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference, February 22-25, 2015.

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Systems Unite! Consolidating ILS, ERM, and Discovery at a small liberal arts college through a cloud-based URM

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM–10:45 AM CST
Salon D
Conference Track

1. Managing e-Resources & Licensing


URM, ERMS, Discovery, next-gen library systems

Learning Objectives

Following this session, participants will be able to:


An increasing number of academic libraries plan to move beyond the traditional ILS to a next-gen library system.  While most institutions have chosen OCLC WorldShare, we will examine the rationale behind Rollins College's decision to implement the Alma URM and outline the details related to the planning process.


Nathan Hosburgh, Rollins College
Erin Gallagher, Rollins College