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2013-06-25 23:20:26

EBSCO Expertise Allows Libraries Using Kuali OLE to Incorporate Discovery into the ILS Implementation IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 The Kuali Foundation is pleased to welcome EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) as one of its newest Kuali Commercial Affiliates (KCA) within the Kuali community. EBSCO will provide expertise in seamlessly integrating discovery services with the Kuali OLE (Open Library Environment) for enhanced access to both print and digital library collections. As a...

2013-06-25 23:15:33

NoveList Reading Recommendations Will Be Part of 3M™ SelfCheck™ Experience IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Readers will encounter NoveList’s high-quality recommendations when they check out using a 3M SelfCheck station. By expanding the reach of readers’ advisory services to include the self-check out experience, NoveList and 3M have created an innovative user experience that has never before been available to readers. Readers will find that the check out process is still...

2013-06-24 23:23:21

Davenport Public Library, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books, is pleased to offer OneClickdigital, an online service that allows patrons to download a wide range of audiobooks. Davenport, IA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Davenport Public Library (Davenport, IA), in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to offer OneClickdigital, an online service that allows patrons to download a wide range of audiobooks, including best-sellers, Recorded...

2013-06-24 23:03:28

LEID Products to Display Revolutionary Self-Service Mini Library Branch Featuring Access.it Electronic Lockers and Innovative iLibrary Kiosk which Provide Public Libraries with an Affordable Option to Expand Community Access to Library Materials Auburn Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 LEID Products, LLC, the leader of electronic locker and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, today announced it will attend the American Libraries Association Annual Conference, taking...

2013-06-21 23:20:24

Illinois Heartland Library System migrates 427 libraries to Polaris ILS. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Polaris Library Systems, a trusted provider of technology solutions that help public, private and academic librarians serve their communities, has implemented the largest automation consortium in North America. Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) selected the Polaris Library System as its new automation system in June of 2012; accounting for 427 libraries that cover 28,141...

2013-06-20 23:20:36

Britannica Digital Learning has just published 365 new non-fiction e-books for grades preK-6 in a wide range of school subjects, the company announced today. The collection is especially strong in non-fiction titles that support the new Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, as well as state curriculum guidelines. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Britannica Digital Learning has just published 365 new non-fiction e-books for grades preK-6 in a wide range of...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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