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2014-07-08 23:02:03

ARL Member to Upgrade Discovery Experience for All Users College Station, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Texas A&M University Libraries, including the Dee J. Kelly Law Library, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) to provide students and faculty with upgraded access to articles, books, images, video and other resources. The library will migrate from Primo Central to EDS in order to provide a better overall experience to students and researchers of every discipline and at every...

2014-07-02 23:04:48

EBSCO’s Integration Provides Expanded Services for The Bibliothèque de la Sorbonne Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The Bibliothèque de la Sorbonne, administratively attached to the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, one of the most prestigious universities in France, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) via Innovative’s Encore Duet as its discovery platform. The Bibliothèque de la Sorbonne has been an Innovative customer since 2001 as well as an...

2014-06-30 23:12:21

Superior Relevancy Ranking and Ease of Implementation Common Thread in Decision Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is becoming the discovery solution of choice in Poland. To date, 25 universities and academic institutions in the country have chosen EDS as their discovery solution. Uniwersytet Warszawski, the biggest university in Poland, was the first university to implement EDS in 2011. Soon after, the technical...

2014-06-26 23:06:13

EBSCO to Provide a New Free Database Providing Indexing for More Than 100,000 Dissertations Accepted by American Universities Between 1933 and 1955 IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 The H.W. Wilson Foundation has announced that it will fund the digitization of the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities (DDAAU) under a new agreement with EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). EBSCO will digitize the content and build a free database in cooperation with the...

2014-06-26 23:04:52

EBSCO’s Policy for Metadata Sharing and Collaboration with Discovery Service Vendors in Line with ODI Goals IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) fully supports the final recommendations of the Open Discovery Initiative (ODI) working group for best practices for discovery services. EBSCO participated in the ODI Committee and the resulting recommendations are in line with EBSCO’s open policies around metadata sharing and vendor cooperation. ODI sets...

2014-06-24 23:06:25

Award-winning Reference Publisher Shifts Focus Away from Publisher Direct Database Platform while EBSCO Provides Access to Existing SOLR Customers IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 M.E. Sharpe, the publisher of award-winning Sharpe Reference titles, has decided to discontinue Sharpe-Online Reference (SOLR) and has partnered with EBSCO Information Services to ensure that customers maintain perpetual access to the titles they have purchased. SOLR customers have been given unlimited...

2014-06-16 23:05:10

Metadata is Now Available for 179 EBSCO Full-Text Databases in Addition to All 74 EBSCO Full-Text Historical Archives and All 550,000+ EBSCO eBooks. Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has increased the number of databases that are included in its policy for metadata sharing and technology collaboration partnerships with discover vendors. Now, EBSCO makes all metadata (and full text when contractually allowed) available for a new total of 179 EBSCO...

2014-06-13 23:03:05

Former Swets EProcessing Manager Joins EBSCO as Library Automation Manager Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Anne Campbell who most recently served as E-Processing Manager at Swets is joining EBSCO Information Services. Starting her library career at Blackwell North America, Campbell brings more than 20 years of experience in publishing and libraries to EBSCO. Campbell will work with the integrated library system vendors utilized by EBSCO customers to enable seamless integration,...

2014-06-09 23:04:53

Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services Provides Reliable Scholarly Resources and Simplified Research Process Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Lamar University, one of the fastest growing universities in Texas, has implemented EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). The university reports that EBSCO Discovery Service has delivered more scholarly content to students and has been successful in simplifying the research process by combining the...

2014-06-02 23:06:02

EDS Enables Students to Focus on Information Discovered IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Wingate University in North Carolina has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to provide a complete point of discovery for its students. Wingate University wanted to provide a centralized search experience for students that involved fewer clicks for researchers to engage with content. Debra Hargett, E-Resources & Special Collections Librarian at...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.