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2014-08-26 23:07:17

Agreement between Choice and EBSCO Highlights Best in Scholarly Titles Reviewed by Choice IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 An agreement between Choice magazine, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries (a division of the American Library Association) and EBSCO Information Services will highlight the EBSCO eBooks™ that have been named Choice Outstanding Academic Titles. This agreement will allow librarians to easily identify and acquire the titles that...

2014-08-25 23:05:10

University Sees Good Return on Investment with Success of EDS and SirsiDynix IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 It has been two years since the launch of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) and SirsiDynix for Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and the university reports its usage of resources has maintained a steady increase during that time. When the university first looked at discovery services they considered many options but chose EDS and SirsiDynix to optimize and increase use of...

2014-08-21 23:07:19

There are now more than 200 pre-packaged collections in high-interest subject areas. Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 EBSCO Information Services announces the release of 12 new EBSCO eBook™ Subject Sets, which increases the total number to more than 200. The Subject Sets are offered to libraries in convenient collections grouped by subject matter. Subject Sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topics designed to meet the needs of...

2014-08-19 23:05:45

Brigham and Women’s Doctor to Strengthen Oncology Content Available from the EBSCO Health Clinical Reference Tool Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Healthcare professionals who access evidence-based oncology information through DynaMed™ will now be using content overseen by the new DynaMed Deputy Editor of Oncology and Hematology, Kevin Loughlin, MD, MBA, MA (Hon.). Dr. Loughlin brings extensive credentials and significant experience in the field to the tool from EBSCO Health. Dr....

2014-08-18 23:04:54

University Tested Both Systems with the Same Front End (Blacklight) and Determined that the EDS API Provides Better Search Retrieval Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 University of Virginia, one of the top research academic institutions in the country, has migrated from Primo Central to the EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) API for better search retrieval as well as customer support. By implementing the EDS API with the libraries’ Blacklight-driven interface, University of Virginia is...

2014-08-11 23:04:08

EDS-Koha Helps National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Users Access Library Resources in Easy and User-Friendly Way Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) in New Zealand launched the EBSCO Discovery Service™ API with Koha in April 2014 and is quickly finding success. NIWA sought to implement the EDS API from EBSCO Information Services into their existing Koha – an open source library management system - to...

2014-08-05 23:04:46

Advanced Nursing Research Includes New Features to Improve Nursing Practice IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Nurses looking for information to help provide the best care possible to their patients can now turn to Nursing Reference Center Plus™ from EBSCO Health. The evidence-based clinical decision support tool was created by nurses for nurses and is designed to improve nursing practice and positively impact patient care. Nursing Reference Center Plus is the most advanced nursing...

2014-07-31 23:09:37

E-books from Top Authors are Available from One of the Largest Trade and Educational Publishers in the World IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Popular fiction and non-fiction e-books published by Hachette Book Group are now available from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Hachette, a “Big 5” trade and educational publisher, has partnered with EBSCO to give customers of EBSCO eBooks™ access to titles from authors like David Baldacci, Michael Connelly, Elin Hilderbrand, Anne...

2014-07-28 23:04:57

Discovery Service from EBSCO Increases Databases Usage and Provides Easy, Customized Search Experience to Old Dominion University Users Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 In the year since Old Dominion University (ODU) switched from another discovery solution to EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), the library has witnessed a smooth transition and succeeded in making their library collection more accessible. Old Dominion University was a subscriber to...

2014-07-24 23:05:35

Beth Israel Deaconess Cardiologist Brings Significant Experience to the Clinical Reference Tool from EBSCO Health Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Dr. Peter Oettgen, a member of the Cardiology Division at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, is the new Deputy Editor of Cardiology for DynaMed™ . Dr. Oettgen brings his considerable experience in the field to the evidence-based, clinical reference tool from EBSCO Health. Dr. Oettgen received his medical degree from the...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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