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2011-05-06 00:00:29

Trusted Translations, Inc., an SBA certified 8(a) company and GSA contract holder (GS-10F-0245W), was recently selected by the U.S. Library of Congress as one of its primary translation providers for the World Digital Library (WDL) site. (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 Trusted Translations, Inc., a global leader in translation services and an SBA certified 8(a) translation company on the GSA Language Schedule, was recently awarded a contract with the U.S. Library of Congress to provide multilingual...

2011-04-26 09:34:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SAE International is pleased to announce a complete redesign of its Digital Library, the comprehensive technical paper and standards solution relied upon by automobile and aerospace engineers for more than 10 years. The newly redesigned Digital Library uses a sophisticated MarkLogic® server with an integrated taxonomy of industry-specific terms to give SAE customers and members unprecedented access to the more...

2011-04-13 08:42:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart, the world's largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, has partnered with Pearson eCollege, offering higher education institutions single sign-on access to more than 20,000 eTextbook titles, custom products and other digital course materials from over 25 leading publishers at significant savings. As an added savings to the institution, CourseSmart offers this integration free of charge with no implementation...

2011-04-07 00:00:03

Latest version makes it easier for institutions to grow, maintain and access digital content collections Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 6, 2011 Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced EQUELLA® 5, the latest version of the company's award-winning digital repository that enables users to search, create and manage content online. EQUELLA provides one central solution to meet an institution's learning, research, media and library content needs. Faculty, instructional...

2011-02-15 00:02:48

Pearson and Kentucky today announced a collaboration to create the first digital learning repository aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Kentucky, the first state to adopt the standards, uses Pearson's EQUELLA software to embed the standards in the Kentucky Learning Depot, the state's digital library and learning community. The EQUELLA software currently powers the Depot. Boston, MA and Frankfort, KY (PRWEB) February 14, 2011 Pearson and Kentucky today announced a collaboration...

2011-01-07 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- YBP Library Services, a Baker & Taylor company, Orbis Cascade Alliance, a 36-member consortium of academic libraries in Oregon and Washington, and Ebook Library (EBL) are proud to announce a partnership at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. Through this partnership, the trio will implement a consortial e-book evaluation and purchasing model that is fully integrated with Alliance members' approval and firm order purchases from YBP and offers the...

2010-08-24 23:01:00

HAIFA, Israel, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the EU have expanded their research collaboration, which now includes more than two-dozen national libraries, research institutes, universities, and companies across Europe to provide new technology that will enable highly-accurate digitization of rare and culturally significant historical texts on a massive scale. Unlike past digitization projects where the result has been static, online libraries of texts, this unique...

2010-08-17 08:02:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart, the world's largest digital course materials provider, today announced a partnership with AccessText Network (ATN), a national organization that facilitates and supports the delivery of alternative electronic textbooks to the Disabled Student Services offices of colleges and universities nationwide and the Alternative Media Access Center (AMAC), an initiative of the Georgia University System and operating under Georgia Tech...

2010-07-30 09:52:00

New authentication options, new subscription products and user-focused enhancements highlight latest update PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IEEE, the world's largest technical professional association for the advancement of technology, has launched several new enhancements to the IEEE Xplore® digital library (http://ieeexplore.ieee.org). Highlights of this update include support for Athens and Shibboleth authentication, the IEEE Foundations for Smart...

2010-06-02 07:45:00

CLEVELAND, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, and other digital content to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for May 2010. For complete lists, visit www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded. Stieg Larsson's "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" topped the adult fiction audiobook list for the first time, while the final Millennium Trilogy novel, "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest," made...


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