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Enhanced Course Lists for Student Success

A robust, integrated solution for creating, maintaining and sharing interactive course resource lists, Leganto optimizes the use of library collections, reduces the administrative burden on faculty, and makes higher education a lot more affordable.

Leganto

Making course resource lists a two-way street

Leganto’s structured course resource lists are interactive and provide easy access to all materials in an environment familiar to both students and faculty.


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  • Instructors can engage students by enriching resource lists with tags, notes and due dates
  • Students can share feedback and suggest additional content for any resource list
  • Barriers such as broken links and paywalls are eliminated
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Quality course materials are a click away

With Leganto, incorporating high-quality low- or no-cost materials in course resource lists is easy, fast and secure, providing flexibility in course content and helping keep down costs.

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  • Multiple open access and OER collections (e.g., Open SUNY, OpenStax, Open Textbook
    Library) are fully discoverable
  • Searches are easily filtered for OER and open access resources
  • Leganto automatically suggests relevant OER material
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Engage students and staff - wherever they are

An intuitive, cloud-based user interface, available on any device, is seamlessly integrated into the learning management system.

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  • A rich set of APIs enable remote interaction with institutional and third-party systems,
    mobile apps, citation tools, and more
  • Librarians manage course materials and administer Leganto with integrated Alma workflows
  • Easily scaled up to support as many courses as needed
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Schools and students save money with Leganto

Leganto maximizes the value and use of library collections and collaborations, reducing the cost of course materials and increasing student affordability.

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  • Librarians can promote selected resources
  • Leganto automatically embeds direct links to free library-owned items
  • Leganto drives the use of pay-per-use models and open educational resources
  • Students can easily access valuable librarian expertise and services
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Actionable insights to improve course materials

Powerful analytics reveal true student engagement with course resources, giving instructors, librarians and administrators insight into what is working, what is missing, and what is needed.

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  • Leganto monitors in real time how course resources are used
  • Analytics indicate which resources are being used as expected and which are not
  • Custom reports show the library’s institutional value, budgetary needs and constraints
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Reducing the administrative burden

Leganto is a one-stop shop, with automated management and provisioning workflows that increase productivity, save time and enhance the library’s role.

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  • Faculty can easily add resources directly from any source, edit the list, and roll it over to the
    following term
  • Automated Alma-based workflows make it easy to scale up for additional courses
  • Integrated copyright clearance with automated licensing ensures compliance
Read Less

Leganto

Making course resource lists a two-way street

Leganto’s structured course resource lists are interactive and provide easy access to all materials in an environment familiar to both students and faculty.


Expand >

 

  • Instructors can engage students by enriching resource lists with tags, notes and due dates
  • Students can share feedback and suggest additional content for any resource list
  • Barriers such as broken links and paywalls are eliminated
Read Less

Quality course materials are a click away

With Leganto, incorporating high-quality low- or no-cost materials in course resource lists is easy, fast and secure, providing flexibility in course content and helping keep down costs.

Expand >

 

  • Multiple open access and OER collections (e.g., Open SUNY, OpenStax, Open Textbook
    Library) are fully discoverable
  • Searches are easily filtered for OER and open access resources
  • Leganto automatically suggests relevant OER material
Read Less

Engage students and staff - wherever they are

An intuitive, cloud-based user interface, available on any device, is seamlessly integrated into the learning management system.
Expand >

 

  • A rich set of APIs enable remote interaction with institutional and third-party systems,
    mobile apps, citation tools, and more
  • Librarians manage course materials and administer Leganto with integrated Alma workflows
  • Easily scaled up to support as many courses as needed
Read Less

Schools and students save money with Leganto

Leganto maximizes the value and use of library collections and collaborations, reducing the cost of course materials and increasing student affordability.
Expand >

 

  • Librarians can promote selected resources
  • Leganto automatically embeds direct links to free library-owned items
  • Leganto drives the use of pay-per-use models and open educational resources
  • Students can easily access valuable librarian expertise and services
Read Less

Actionable insights to improve course materials

Powerful analytics reveal true student engagement with course resources, giving instructors, librarians and administrators insight into what is working, what is missing, and what is needed.

Expand >

 

  • Leganto monitors in real time how course resources are used
  • Analytics indicate which resources are being used as expected and which are not
  • Custom reports show the library’s institutional value, budgetary needs and constraints
Read Less

Reducing the administrative burden

Leganto is a one-stop shop, with automated management and provisioning workflows that increase productivity, save time and enhance the library’s role.
Expand >

 

  • Faculty can easily add resources directly from any source, edit the list, and roll it over to the
    following term
  • Automated Alma-based workflows make it easy to scale up for additional courses
  • Integrated copyright clearance with automated licensing ensures compliance
Read Less

Our customer stories

    "In the last three years, we’ve seen growth of 40% of faculty members using Leganto."

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    The Library Team
    Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

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    "The adoption of Ex Libris Leganto... has led to significant improvements in workflows and streamlined access to the university library resources."

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    Silvia Trevenzoli
    University of Verona

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    "[Leganto] puts us in a position to be at the very forefront of course creation"

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    Erin Beach
    Northeastern University

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    “…we needed an enterprise system to support our course materials with a consistent process … Leganto had exactly what we needed.”

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    Director of Library Enterprise Systems
    Research University

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    “Leganto is extremely versatile, and extremely easy to use.”

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    Ben Hogben
    Ithaca College

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    “As soon as we implemented Leganto, we began using it to manage informed purchases of materials for teaching, with our integrated, cross-team workflow seamlessly handling requests.”

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    Angela Laurins, Library Learning Services Manager
    The University of Edinburgh

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    “After the curation is over, the output lives on.…The lists and resources are used after the fact in all kinds of ways, so the students leave a lasting legacy.”

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    Catherine Stephen
    University of Surrey

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    "During the first term with Leganto, almost 47,000 students were accessing reading lists in nearly 1,000 courses."

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    University of Sydney

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    “Find out why an academic library at a specialist college transformed its services and operations through Alma, Primo and Leganto."

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    Laura Pilsel
    Harper Adams University

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    Supporting the Imperial College Library Mission with Ex Libris Higher-Ed Cloud Solutions

    Katherine Rose, Katharine Thompson, James Garry
    Imperial College, London

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    The Leganto-Rialto workflow: The key to streamlining the purchase of course materials

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    Angela Laurins and Elize Rowan
    The University of Edinburgh

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    Promoting Student Affordability with Leganto

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    Kelly Ann Sam
    Reserves Coordinator, California State University San Marcos

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    The Leganto Solution as a Facilitator in Cross Team Collaboration

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    Sarah Bateup & Moraig Vuurman
    Faculty Librarian, Technology Enhanced Learning Designer, Bond University

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    Streamlining Student Access to Course Resources

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    Linnaeus University

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    Efficiently delivering course resources and managing copyright licensing

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    Margaret Ann Trotter
    Vanderbilt University

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    Increasing OER use and lowering student costs

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    Rosemary Arneson
    University of Mary Washington

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    Partnering with academics and educational developers

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    Alison Neil
    University of New South Wales

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    Demonstrating and Deepening the Library's Value with Ex Libris Higher-Ed Solutions

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    Helen Woolfries
    Kingston University London

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    A Faculty Perspective of Leganto – Making Course Resource Lists Easy

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    Sara Branch
    Formerly an Associate Professor of Psychology

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    Greater control over copyright and improved service to faculty

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    Susan Lafferty
    Australian Catholic University

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    Supporting teaching strategy and improving learning affordability

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    Pascal Calarco, University Librarian
    University of Windsor

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    Leganto at the University of Edinburgh: Improving Library Productivity and Student Experience

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    Angela Laurins & Sarah Ames
    University of Edinburgh

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    “Because of the streamlined back-office processes, we're able to reinvest staff time in more front-facing, student-focused activities.”

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    Richard Milne
    Robert Gordon University

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    An Instructor's Perspective of Leganto: Improving Teaching & Learning Effectiveness

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    Dr. Siobhan MacAndrew
    Psychology lecturer, Abertay University

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    Moving to a Modern Course-Resource List Solution

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    University of York

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    “We have a vision for how the library can help the university, and Leganto has facilitated our ability to provide that help.”

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    Greg Argo
    Associate Director for Access & Digital Services, University of St. Thomas

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    “Leganto makes library resources more visible and showcases the library for the entire institution.”

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    Asbjørn Risan
    BIBSYS Consortium

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    “Having Leganto is bringing the focus back to what the library really is, which is delivering resources and providing service.”

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    Jean McGuinness
    Library Services Team Leader, Abertay University

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    "With Leganto it's a Year-Long Dialogue with the Academics"

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    Sinéad McGhee
    Academic Librarian, Abertay University

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    Leganto at Washington State University: Impacting Learning Affordability

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    Blake Galbreath
    Core Services Librarian, Washington State University

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    Leganto at University of New South Wales: Creating a Community around Course Reading Lists

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    Cath Ellis
    Associate Dean of Education Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, University of New South Wales

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      • Active reading lists

      • Active students

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        Getting the Most out of Leganto Analytics

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        Receiving Issues

        This series will cover the print serials management process from start to finish
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        Increasing Adoption and Engagement with your Leganto Service

        This session will provide tips for engaging with instructors about Leganto, and give you new strategies to help market Leganto on your campus.
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        Using a Shared User file in a Network Zone Consortia
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        Rapido Monthly Update – June 2024

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        Templates, Display Settings, and Claiming

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        Alma Analytics for Network Zone Consortia

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        WorldCat Connexion Setup

        This session will help you feel comfortable with connecting Alma to OCLC for cataloging. We'll cover both adding WorldCat as an external search resource as well as integrating Alma...
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        Physical Item Templates

        Introducing the new ability to save an item as a template, and use it to pre-populate new items – this new development will save a lot of time and effort for physical resource oper...
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        New Manage Patron Services Page Circulation Desk

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        New “All titles search” User Experience

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        2024 Alma Analytics Become an Expert: Overview and Introduct...

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