News Archives

2017

16 Feb 2017

First installation of COBISS3/Loan software in COBISS.BG in the Nacionalna biblioteka Sv. sv. Kiril i Metodiî, Sofija (St. St. Cyril and Methodius National Library, Sofia)

1 Feb 2017

Journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge), Vol. 21, No. 2, published

2016

29 Dec 2016

24 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net local databases

3 Nov 2016

All libraries in the COBISS.BH system now use the COBISS3/Cataloguing software

23 Sep 2016

800 libraries joined COBISS.Net

14 Sep 2016

3 000 000th record created in COBIB.SR

1 Jul 2016

All libraries in the COBISS.SI system now use the COBISS3/Cataloguing software

1 Jul 2016

Journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge), Vol. 21, No. 1, published

17 Jun 2016

All libraries in the COBISS.CG system now use the COBISS3/Loan software

16 Feb 2016

First installation of COBISS3/Cataloguing software in COBISS.BH in the following libraries: Nacionalna i univ. biblioteka BiH, Sarajevo (National and university library of BiH, Sarajevo), Mašinski fakultet u Sarajevu (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Sarajevo), Medicinski fakultet u Sarajevu (Faculty of Medicine, Sarajevo) and Gradska biblioteka Ključ (Public Library Ključ)

5 Feb 2016

23 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net local databases

22 Jan 2016

Journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge), Vol. 20, No. 2 and web pages of the journal in English, published

18 Jan 2016

Transition to cataloguing under authority control in COBISS.BG

6 Jan 2016

All libraries in the COBISS.CG system now use the COBISS3/Cataloguing software

2015

13 Nov 2015

All libraries in the COBISS.SR system now use the COBISS3/Cataloguing software

23 Jul 2015

Published video about the new library in the building of the Government of t he Republic of Albania as part of the Centre for Openness and Dialogue (COD) (the instructors from IZUM also participated in library material cataloguing)

23 Jul 2015

10 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net shared databases

7 Jul 2015

Journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge), Vol. 20, No. 1, published

11 May 2015

First installation of the online COBISS3/Loan software in the mobile library (Kantonalna i univerz. biblioteka, Bihać) within COBISS.Net

24 Apr 2015

First installation of COBISS3/Cataloguing software in COBISS.CG in the National library of Crna Gora 'Đurđe Crnojević', Cetinje

13 Apr 2015

First installation of COBISS3/Loan software in COBISS.RS in the National and university library of RS, Banja Luka

12 Apr 2015

COBISS3/Holdings software module used for holdings data management by all libraries within the COBISS.BH system

31 Mar 2015

First installation of COBISS3/Loan software in COBISS.CG in the library of Fakultet političkih nauka, Podgorica (Faculty of Political Science, Podgorica)

26 Mar 2015

22 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net local databases

27 Feb 2015

Journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge), Vol. 19, No. 2, published

3 Feb 2015

First installation of COBISS3/Loan software in COBISS.BH in the library of Kantonalna i univerz. biblioteka, Bihać (Cantonal and University Library, Bihać)

2014

10 Nov 2014

New webpages and issue 1 (volume 19) of the journal Organizacija znanja (OZ) (Organisation of Knowledge) published with brand new and improved design (notice)

21 Sep 2014

COBISS.CG system also located on IZUM. IZUM offers COBISS.Net members hosting option on its own location. COBISS.BG, COBISS.RS and COBISS.AL are alredy hosting on IZUM.

3 Sep 2014

First installation of COBISS3/Cataloguing software in COBISS.SR in the libraries Univerzitetska biblioteka 'S. Marković', Beograd ('Svetozar Marković' University Library, Belgrade) and Filozofski fakultet, Novi Sad (Faculty of Philosophy, Novi Sad)

25 Aug 2014

First installation of COBISS3/Loan software in COBISS.SR in the following libraries: Biblioteka 'Radoje Domanović', Surdulica ('Radoje Domanović' Public Library, Surdulica), Gradska biblioteka Vršac (The Municipal Library, Vršac), Biblioteka 'Vuk Karadžić', Kovin ('Vuk Karadžić' Public Library, Kovin), and Narodna biblioteka 'Dr Milovan Spasić', Rekovac ('Dr Milovan Spasić' Public Library, Rekovac

21 Jun 2014

21 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net local databases

12 Jun 2014

COBISS3/Holdings software module used for holdings data management by all libraries within the COBISS.SR system

14 Mar 2014

Over 30 000 000 items entered in all the COBISS.Net local databases

16 Jan 2014

Statistics on the exchange of bibliographic records within the COBISS.Net network published

15 Jan 2014

COBISS.AL web page established

6 Jan 2014

First installation of COBISS3/Loan in COBISS.MK in the library of Institut za sociološki i političko pravni istražuvanja, Skopje (Institute for Sociological, Political and Juridical Research, Skopje)

1 Jan 2014

Autonomous library information system of the Republic of Srpska (COBISS.RS) in Bosnia and Herzegovina established

2013

12 Dec 2013

COBISS3/Holdings software module used for holdings data management by all libraries within the COBISS.MK system

29 Nov 2013

Changes in the editorial board of the journal OZ (Organisation of Knowledge) and publishing of the volume 18 (notification)

28 Nov 2013

COBISS3/Holdings software module used for holdings data management by all libraries within the COBISS.CG system

13 Nov 2013

The 900 000th record created in COBIB.BG shared database

14 Oct 2013

20 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net local databases

28 Jun 2013

The 9 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net shared databases

31 May 2013

Published Call for Applications for the selection of candidates for a regional part-time Master's level study programme Librarianship. The deadline for applications is extended till the end of July 2013.

16 Apr 2013

At the 20th conference "Slovenian Days of Informatics" (Portorož, 15–17 April 2013), the Slovenian society Informatika awarded IZUM a special prize for its contribution to the development of library informatics. Among the reasons, Mr Niko Schlamberger, the president of the Society, mentioned the extraordinary contribution of IZUM towards Slovenian informatics and emphasised the importance of IZUM's main services – COBISS and SICRIS – for Slovenia's potential. The award (the only of its kind granted to legal entities), which places IZUM among the top Slovenian organisations, was accepted on behalf of IZUM by Mr Davor Šoštarič, director of IZUM.

2012

10 Dec 2012

700 libraries joined COBISS.Net; the most recent Knjižnica Slovenskega planinskega muzeja, Mojstrana, Slovenija (Library of the Slovenian Alpine Museum)

6 Dec 2012

At the conference "Electronic Resources for Albania Today and Tomorrow", COBISS.AL was promoted as the bibliographic system for the evaluation of research results in Albania (presentation)

30 Nov 2012

First installation of COBISS3 software in COBISS.MK: Narodna banka na Republika Makedonija, Skopje (National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje), has started to manage holdings data by using COBISS3/Holdings software

19 Oct 2012

CONOR.BG – initially created authority database for personal names installed in COBISS.BG

10 Oct 2012

CONOR.SR – initially created authority database for personal names installed in COBISS.SR

10 May 2012

OCLC presentation in Priština

9 May 2012

OCLC presentation in Tirana




2 Feb 2012

The 4 000 000th record created in COBIB.SI

2011

23 Dec 2011

The 500,000th record created in COBIB.MK shared database

12 Dec 2011

COBISS/OPAC V6.0 software installed in Bulgarian

20 Nov 2011

First installation of COBISS3 software in COBISS.BH: Nacionalna i univ. biblioteka BiH, Sarajevo (National and university library of BiH, Sarajevo), has started to manage holdings data by using COBISS3/Holdings software

6 Nov 2011

First installation of COBISS3 software in COBISS.CG: Univerzitetska biblioteka, Podgorica (University Library, Podgorica), has started to manage holdings data by using COBISS3/Holdings software

23 Oct 2011

First installation of COBISS3 software in COBISS.SR: Univerzitetska biblioteka 'Svetozar Marković', Beograd (University Library "Svetozar Markovic", Belgrade), has started to manage holdings data by using COBISS3/Holdings software

20 Oct 2011

COBISS 2011 Conference Programme published on the conference website

10 Oct 2011

New version of COBISS/OPAC V6.0 software installed in COBISS.Net

21 Apr 2011

The 8 000 000th record created in COBISS.Net shared databases

14 Feb 2011

COBISS.BG home page (in Bulgarian and English) and COBISS/OPAC (in English, Bulgarian is in preparation) installed in Bulgaria

2010

2-3 Dec 2010
20 Nov 2010

Diplomas awarded to 43 graduates of the regional post-graduate study programme of librarianship at the University of Zadar (second Bologna cycle)

16 - 18 Nov 2010

VIRTUA training for 9 people from the national ISSN centres of Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Slovenia and Serbia

15 Nov 2010

LFSA Founding Conference in Narodna biblioteka Srbije (National Library of Serbia)

13 Oct 2010

COBISS3 installed in the production environment in Bulgaria (first record)

30 Sep 2010

Two librarians from Albania and Kosovo arrived at IZUM for a one-year training course

07 - 10 Jun 2010
27 May 2010

Presentation "Integrated Management of Union Catalogues and Researchers' Bibliographies within COBISS.Net", Journées ABES, Montpellier, 26–27 May 2010

25 May 2010

The 300,000th record created in COBIB.BH shared database

10 - 14 May 2010

2009

05 Nov 2009

600 libraries joined COBISS.Net

01 Oct 2009

37 students (17 from Albania, 4 from Bosnia and Herzegovina, 4 from Montenegro, 4 from Macedonia, 6 from Serbiaand 2 from Kosovo) have enrolled on the Master's level study programme Librarianship at the University in Ljubljana

04 Jun 2009
09 May 2009

2.000,000th record created in COBIB.SR shared database

13 Mar 2009

100 Libraries in COBISS.SR

06 Mar 2009 (08 Apr 2009)

Published Call for Applications (PDF , Html) for the selection of candidates for a regional part-time Master's level study programme Librarianship

2008

23 Dec 2008

400,000th record created in COBIB.MK shared database

10 Sep 2008

Six million bibliographic records in the shared databases are available to the users

01 Jul 2008, Cetinje

The newly renovated premises of the Montenegro National COBISS Centre in Cetinje were opened by Branislav Mićunović, Minister of Culture, Sports and Media of Montenegro, Mojca Kucler Dolinar, Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Slovenia, and Haakon Blankenborg, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway

03 Jun 2008, Maribor

9th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems "Get the Good CRIS Going: Ensuring Quality of Service for the User in the ERA", Maribor, June 5 - 7, 2008 (www.cris2008.org)

09 May 2008, Priština

Fifty students from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia and Slovenia attended lectures and practical sessions as a part of the study of library sciences following the programme of the University of Zadar