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2014-07-16 12:25:52

CONTOOCOOK, N.H., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YBP Library Services (YBP), the academic division of Baker & Taylor, is proud to announce that the University of Toronto Libraries has selected YBP as its primary supplier of academic titles published in the United States and United Kingdom. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140716/127667 The University of Toronto Libraries, one of the largest research libraries in North America and the largest library in Canada, selected YBP...

2014-07-16 08:33:29

Collaboration will enhance references for 2.65 million archived articles by the end of 2014 FRESH MEADOWS, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Conversion Laboratory (DCL), an industry leader in organizing and converting content into digital formats, announced today its collaboration with Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, as their new partner in a multi-year conversion initiative to enrich and enhance...

2014-07-15 08:25:55

ProQuest integrates Flow research management and collaboration solution with Summon discovery service SEATTLE, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reinforcing the value of libraries as the hub for university research, ProQuest is transforming end-to-end researcher workflows by integrating Flow((TM)), a research management and collaboration solution, with the Summon(®) discovery service. Serving as the digital front door to the library, the Summon service provides discovery of academic...

2014-07-14 23:03:33

New Site Aggregates Marketplace and News, Info and Multi-Media Content on Legal eBooks, eLending Technology and Print New York, NY (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today launched a new online news & information resource offering access to materials and tools on legal eBooks, digital library technology and print titles. Called LexisNexis® Legal Content Insider, the new resource was unveiled at...

2014-07-14 12:25:49

-- Robust implementation at Howard County Library, MD sets new benchmark for digital platform integration with ILS partners -- CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, announced today that API integration between its Axis 360 digital media platform and Innovative's Polaris ILS has been completed, achieving a new milestone in simplified patron experience and digital...

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...

2014-07-08 08:36:21

Industry Leader Receives Copyright Infringement Settlements from Customers of More Than 140 ISPs SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that it has increased its ISP participation from 70 to over 140, representing a growth of over 100%. The increase in settlement payments received from ISP subscribers directly impacts...

2014-07-01 23:13:05

This year, the number of winning libraries is expanded to three. Libraries from Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas each win an Early Literacy Station™ computer from AWE. Chester, PA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 AWE, Inc. announced the winners of its 2014 Video Contest for Public Libraries at its annual breakfast event for customers at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 28, 2014. Frisco Public Library in Frisco, Texas; Marian Sutherland Kirby...

2014-07-01 23:08:24

Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Britannica ImageQuest™ is a winner of an ISTE Best of Show Award from Tech & Learning magazine. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Britannica ImageQuest™ is a winner of an ISTE Best of Show Award from Tech & Learning magazine. The winners were announced yesterday in conjunction with the annual conference of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), currently...

2014-06-30 23:22:25

Designed by ADD Inc, the Interim Space for Dana Biomedical Library was Inspired by Pop-Up Anatomy Books Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 ADD Inc, a premier architecture and interior design firm, was tasked with designing the temporary space for Dartmouth College’s Dana Biomedical Library. They re-imagined a modern space that was bright and airy, but flexible and adaptable enough to meet the needs of today’s students. The short-term home for the Ivy League college’s library is...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.