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2013-09-04 00:20:37

LOS ANGELES and FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Solutions, Inc. (RSSS), a business-to-business information services and software company, and Colorado State University (CSU) Libraries announced today a channel distribution agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, CSU Libraries will make research retrieval services from Research Solutions' wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk available to the over 200 academic institutions that are members of CSU's...

2013-08-31 23:20:23

Libraries experience efficient migration to the Polaris ILS. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Polaris Library Systems continues to improve upon the customer experience; streamlining the go-live process for libraries migrating to the Polaris integrated library system (ILS). As a trusted provider of technology solutions for academic, private and public libraries, Polaris Library Systems has concurrently redefined and expedited the implementations procedure to more efficiently meet...

2013-08-28 23:31:14

AWE's Early Literacy Station™ computers provide technology exposure, early learning skills, and school readiness for young children. Chester, PA (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 AWE has provided 137 Early Literacy Stations to 59 public libraries and 61 family childcare programs across the state of Tennessee as part of an initiative of the Governor’s Children’s Cabinet of Tennessee. The initiative was funded by a federal grant. The recipients were chosen through a competitive process run...

2013-08-19 23:04:31

Surpass 7.0 has users in mind with incorporation of e-book systems CALHOUN, Ga. (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Surpass Software announces the launch of version 7.0 of its library automation packages with new features that focus on e-book integration. The upgrade also introduces dozens of features requested by users. “Surpass users are going to be so pleased with Surpass’ e-book integration,” said Jarrett Volzer, President of Surpass Sales and Marketing. “We recognize the growing...

2013-08-15 23:03:05

Lane (Ohio) Libraries give AtoZdabases high marks for value, easy-to-use searches. OMAHA, Neb. (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 At the Lane Libraries, AtoZdatabases has become a popular and effective addition to the institution's collection of reference databases. Chip Kruthoffer, Lane's head of systems, is pleased that subscribing to AtoZdatabases in lieu of a competing service has saved the library money and opened new avenues for patrons with a variety of research needs....

2013-08-13 23:00:46

BiblioLabs, a Charleston Digital Corridor member company, announces partnership with Jisc Collections. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Lecturers, learners and researchers across the UK now have access to over 14,000 additional full text e-books and thousands of pages of primary source material on their tablets and mobile devices thanks to a new partnership agreement between Jisc Collections and BiblioLabs. The partnership, which is rooted in pushing forward the Digital Humanities,...

2013-08-08 12:24:23

Users will get ratings, screen shots, descriptions and more directly from the catalog NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Serving "gamers" at the library just got a little easier as a new addition to ProQuest Syndetic Solutions(TM) enables these often-loyal users to access rich content on video games right from the library OPAC or discovery layer. Video Game Enriched Content contains game covers, user ratings, the Maturity Standard Rating (such as "Everyone" or...

2013-08-02 23:01:21

Using LEID Products Access.it Electronic Lockers and iLibrary Computer Kiosk, North Carolina Public Library Introduces Innovative Standalone Self-service Branch to Better Serve Granville County Patrons Auburn Hills, MI (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 LEID Products, LLC., the leader in electronic locker and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, today announced Granville County Public Library will introduce two Express Library locations to patrons through the introduction of...

2013-08-02 16:22:35

High-interest, best-selling titles available now for school libraries, students MCHENRY, Ill., Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its ongoing commitment to expand and enhance its PreK-12 digital solutions to support learning, Follett has partnered with Random House, Inc., the world's largest English language trade publisher, to offer new and popular ebook titles to school libraries. Follett's ebook customers are now able to purchase Random House ebooks and lend them to...

2013-07-30 23:04:04

Databases offer a variety of complimentary, user-friendly functions for Virginia library patrons. (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Librarian Dana Brumbelow isn’t keeping quiet about the versatile advantages of AtoZdatabases for her northern Virginia patrons. In her “Secrets of the Library” column published Saturday, July 27 in the Star Exponent newspaper, Brumbelow explains how the AtoZdatabases system in place at the Culpeper County Library can be used as a no-charge alternative to expensive...