Metalib Email Lists

The Metalib list is an unmoderated discussion list about Ex Libris’ library  system. The list is hosted by ELUNA and IGeLU. Subscription is open to Ex Libris customers and to employees of Ex Libris and/or its affiliates and resellers.The list is open and unmoderated subject to the Guidelines for Subscribing to and Participating in the metalib list.

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Guidelines for Subscribing To and Participating in the Metalib list

Purpose of the list: Metalib is an open forum for all users of Metalib and for Ex Libris staff.

Who may subscribe: Staff members at an institution that licenses any of Ex Libris products may subscribe to the list. A subscriber must use a recognizable, institutional e-mail account, rather than a personal or anonymous account. The list manager will verify that the institution is licensed to use Ex Libris products before approving a subscription request. Subscribers are reminded to signoff when they leave an institution that uses Ex Libris products.

Periodic review of subscribers: The list of subscribers will be reviewed periodically. If the list managers believe any subscriber does not meet the criteria for participation in the list stated above, the subscriber’s name may be removed.

Distribution of information from the list: Sharing information from the list with anyone who is not eligible to subscribe to the list is strongly discouraged.

Exceptions to this policy: Exceptions to these guidelines, e.g., for prospective purchasers of Ex Libris products, may be requested in writing. Requests may be directed to the chair of the ELUNA Steering Committee or to Ex Libris North American Vice President for Sales