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2012-01-20 17:00:00

Technology innovation drives adoption with more than 400 libraries in 40 countries embracing the Summon Service Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business unit, commemorates the anniversary of introducing the Summon® service at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter meeting in 2009. In just three years, the service has grown its unified index, from 200 million items to more than 800 million and built a client base from 2 beta partners...

2011-12-12 10:00:00

Few things are more valued than a lifetime's worth of memories captured on traditional photo prints, slides and movie film. TYMECapsule Media Vault Storage (MVS) combines physical storage, digital media and cloud-based backup together with a forward digital compatibility guarantee for the ultimate memory preservation solution. (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 FotoBridge, a leading national photo scanning service announced today the launch of TYMECapsule MVS. With TYMECapsule, customers that...

Image 1 - College Students Limit Technology Use During Crunch Time
2011-10-13 12:46:42

[ Watch the Video ] A new University of Washington study found college students — only weeks away from final exams and in the library — tend to pare use of electronics. It´s their way to manage technology that permeates their lives. Today´s students may often be considered “heavy multitaskers” who are unable to concentrate on one activity at a time.  However, based on 560 interviews in 11 college libraries around the country near exam time last...


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.