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2014-04-10 08:25:08

Success and Growth of eBook Industry Leads Company to Expand Monetization Services to Copyright Infringements in Publishing SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that it plans to expand its copyright monetization services into the consumer book publishing market. Rightscorp will soon represent authors and publishing...

2014-04-09 12:26:03

NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book Night U.S. announced today that two new online resources have been posted for local media access. For the first time, the locations of all 25,000 World Book Night volunteers have been mapped by zip code with an interactive map tool, so media can easily calculate the number of World Book Night givers in their market. Also, a complete list of all 2,300 bookstores and libraries acting as local World Book Night hosts has been posted....

2014-04-08 23:04:35

Conference attendees can find AtoZdatabases in the Exhibit Hall of this year’s TLA Annual Conference. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 AtoZdatabases, the leading provider of job search, reference and marketing databases for libraries, academic institutions and government agencies has announced its participation in this year’s TLA Annual Conference. From April 9th-11th librarians, educators and library supporters from across the nation can learn about the quality reference and...

2014-04-08 08:37:21

New seven-step guide addresses the scary truth about the future of genealogy data and the crucial steps that family historians and genealogists can easily take to preserve their genealogy research for future generations. WINFIELD, Ill., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancestry Graphics & Printing announced the release of a new seven-step guide addressing how the challenges facing today's family historian and genealogist are different than at any time in the past. Their new guide...

2014-04-07 00:21:52

CHICAGO, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the six books shortlisted for the prestigious Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction. The medals are awarded for the best fiction and nonfiction books written for adults in the previous year and published in the U.S. As part of an announcement and medal presentation event at the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas in June, each winning author will...

2014-04-06 23:01:51

Unlimited Abundance program, developed by Christie Marie, is a comprehensive guide that teaches people how to improve their brain power and balance their mood effectively. A detailed review on the site Vkool.com reveals if this system is worth trying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 Unlimited Abundance program is created by Christie Marie, who promises to help people boost their energy levels and overcome subconscious fear of changes. The program is a life coaching guide that works on...

2014-04-01 23:00:51

EBSCO and the American Library Association Offer Scholarships to Support the Professional Development of Librarians Chicago, IL & Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 In co-sponsorship with the American Library Association (ALA), EBSCO Information Services has awarded seven librarians $1,000 scholarships to attend the ALA Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, June 26– July 1, 2014. The EBSCO ALA Annual Conference Sponsorship is an annual award consisting of $1,000 for actual reimbursed...

2014-04-01 12:31:02

Open access to popular databases available during National Library Week April 13-19 ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest, an information firm central to research, joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week (April 13-19). The company will provide free access to a rich assortment of databases available through library web sites. Libraries can access these resources here and can extend complimentary access for...

2014-03-31 23:27:40

Nearly 450 microfilm rolls and 20 large, physical index books digitally converted and hosted at BMI’s data center; Fresno staff accesses records online, from the Digital ReeL web viewer Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 When the Academic Records Department (Registrar) of California State University, Fresno received a grant to improve the efficiency of the Department, the team decided to digitally convert thousands of academic records that were archived on physical microfilm....

2014-03-31 08:27:08

LOS ANGELES, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Solutions, Inc. (RSSS), a pioneer in facilitating the flow of information from the publishers of scientific, technical, and medical content to enterprise customers in Life Sciences and other research intensive organizations around the world, today announced that article supply system Article Galaxy from wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk Inc., was now integrated into the ILLiad resource sharing management software that is...