News & Events

Announcing the Scholars Portal Roadshow 2020

Scholars Portal Roadshow 2020
We’re bringing the conversation to you!


01/16/2020 - 10:34

Happy holidays! OCUL & SP Office Closures

Happy holidays from your colleagues at OCUL and Scholars Portal!

The OCUL and Scholars Portal offices will close for the holiday period on the afternoon of Friday, December 20, 2019 and reopen the morning of Monday, January 6, 2020.

12/18/2019 - 10:18

Omni is going live!

OCUL is delighted to announce that the Omni academic search tool is in the process of going live at 14 university libraries in Ontario.

12/12/2019 - 10:51

Omni Go-Live Date Now December 12

OCUL is moving closer to the implementation of Omni, our new consortial instance of Ex Libris’s Alma/PrimoVE library services platform. Ex Libris has confirmed that data from our 14 participating libraries migrated successfully; however they are experiencing a delay in processing the data and making it available to member libraries for verification.

12/06/2019 - 13:10

OCUL Accessibility Community Virtual Huddle: Institutional Repositories

Tuesday, December 3 @ 11am
The OCUL Accessibility Community invites you to join our next Virtual Huddle, on the topic of Institutional Repositories.

11/28/2019 - 12:09

Significant Milestone for Accessible Content ePortal: Collection Tops 17,000

The Accessible Content ePortal (ACE) is a consortial service supported by Scholars Portal and made available collaboratively across Ontario university and college libraries.

11/19/2019 - 09:43

Scholars Portal upgrades Dataverse platform and launches Data Curation Tool

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November 5, 2019

11/05/2019 - 10:49

Introducing Omni : A New Academic Search Tool from 14 Ontario University Libraries

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Introducing Omni :
A New Academic Search Tool from 14 Ontario University Libraries

October 30, 2019

10/30/2019 - 11:00

Accessible Content ePortal launches companion staff portal and public website

ACE Staff site screenshot The Accessible Content ePortal (ACE) service team is very happy to announce the launch of a new staff portal and public-facing website.

09/17/2019 - 10:30

Webinar: Back to School with Scholars Portal, September 5th

Thursday, September 5th, 2PM  
Join staff from Scholars Portal in this one-hour webinar to learn what’s new and what’s upcoming with Scholars Portal services, including previews of the Dataverse Data Curation Tool, Accessible Content ePortal staff portal, and upgrades to the Scholars Portal Journals interface. 

08/23/2019 - 10:14

Brief Scholars Portal Service Outage: August 23, 8am

Brief Scholars Portal Service Outage August 23

08/22/2019 - 10:23

OCUL/COPPUL Digital Preservation Management Workshop in Toronto, November 2019 - Registration Now Open

The Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) and the Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) are pleased to announce that registration is open for the Toronto edition of the Digital Preservation Management Workshop series.

08/22/2019 - 09:25

Job Opportunity -- Administrative Assistant

OCUL is seeking an Administrative Assistant for a one-year contract with the possibility of extension. Applications will be accepted until August 26.

08/02/2019 - 09:47


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