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2014-04-08 23:25:41

Mobile library platform strikes licensing partnership with e-Libro. Charleston, South Carolina (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 BiblioBoard, a fast-growing mobile library platform, is proud to announce a new content licensing partnership with e-Libro. e-Libro, one of the industry’s largest distributors of Spanish language eBooks, has been successful for over a decade in Latin America. This partnership with BiblioBoard will further expand their reach into North America and internationally. Over...

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...

2014-03-27 23:32:15

This year, three libraries will receive a free Early Literacy Station™ computer from AWE. Chester, PA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 AWE, Inc. has announced the 2014 Video Contest for Public Libraries. For this contest, public libraries are invited to create a video for the chance to win an Early Literacy Station™ or AfterSchool Edge™ digital learning solution from AWE. The submission period is effective now through June 1, 2014. In the videos, public libraries are invited to talk about...

2014-03-27 23:23:05

Award Recognizes Library’s Engagement in Community and Ability to Make Community Aware of What the Library Offers Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Wichita Public Library in Kansas was named the recipient of the 2014 LibraryAware Community Award. Atlantic County Public Library in New Jersey was awarded second place and Kitsap Regional Library in Washington came in third. The annual LibraryAware Community Award is given by Library Journal and underwritten by LibraryAware™ , a...

2014-03-25 23:03:28

AtoZdatabases enters its third year serving public libraries, academic institutions and government agencies. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 AtoZdatabases, the leading provider of job search, reference and marketing databases has just reached its third year serving patrons of public libraries, academic institutions and government agencies. AtoZdatabases provides patrons with a wide variety of services including a job search database, sales leads, mailing lists, complimentary email...

2014-03-24 08:26:46

NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Professional, a leading global publisher of professional content, announced it is expanding availability of its eBook collection to public and school library customers through a new partnership with the 3M Cloud Library. McGraw-Hill Professional's catalog is one of the premier eBook collections in the world for business, consumer, education, technical, and medical titles available on the market today. McGraw-Hill Professional is...

2014-03-20 23:30:00

Library takes advantage of trade-in offer to acquire 16 new Bilingual Spanish Early Literacy Station™ computers that provide early learning skills and school readiness and reinforcement for young children. Chester, PA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 San Antonio Public Library has acquired new Bilingual Spanish Early Literacy Station™ computers to replace older units within the system. The library traded in the older Early Literacy Stations as part of AWE’s Trade-In Program for older units...

2014-03-19 23:04:15

The Readers’ Advisory Service will help readers discover even more at the state’s public libraries. Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 The Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS) is helping library patrons find great books to read by offering NoveList Select®, the catalog enrichment service from NoveList®, a division of EBSCO Information Services. Readers will be able to see reading recommendations, series information and e-resource recommendations directly in the library...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.