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2014-03-17 23:02:30

The ER&L/EBSCO Library Research Fellowship Supports Library Professionals Interested in Informing Librarians Worldwide Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 EBSCO Information Services(EBSCO) and Electronic Resources & Libraries (ER&L) will once again join together to offer a fellowship to support valuable research on trending topics of interest in the information industry. The ER&L/EBSCO Library Research Fellowship will provide up to $4,000 to fund researchers interested...

2014-03-12 16:24:08

Category-Creating Mobile Service Adds Thousands of Hollywood Titles and Global TV Shows at Bi-Annual Convention, Expanding Catalog for Patrons at Participating Public Libraries HOLLAND, Ohio, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advancing development and category leadership of mobile access to public library content, hoopla digital (hoopladigital.com) today announced new content partnerships with BBC Worldwide North America (Canada) and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. The new agreements,...

2014-03-11 23:26:38

Britannica Digital Learning today announced Britannica Library, the next generation of its comprehensive reference and research service for library users of all ages. The newly designed site is Britannica’s richest library product to date and includes new and continuously revised articles from encyclopedias, journals and periodicals, related multimedia, primary sources, links to useful Web sites and ebooks. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Britannica Digital Learning today announced...

2014-03-11 23:03:03

For the first time, LEID Products will offer demos of its iLibrary System and Kiosk to PLA Conference attendees, showcasing how to maintain budget while expanding library services and hours to patrons in bordering communities Auburn Hills, MI (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 LEID Products, LLC, the leader of electronic locker and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, today announced it will exhibit at the 2014 Public Library Association (PLA) Conference on March 13-14 in...

2014-03-06 12:25:40

Inventive administrative module will form the foundation of ProQuest's integrated EBL and ebrary ebook platform MELBOURNE, Australia, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EBL - Ebook Library, a ProQuest business, has reinvented its LibCentral administrative and acquisitions module, enabling libraries to tailor their ebook experience to fit their own and their users' unique needs. The new LibCentral helps libraries streamline workflows, making discovery, selection, acquisition, and...

2014-03-06 08:29:07

Consortium prepares to transform for the changing landscape in higher education SEATTLE, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooperating Libraries in Consortium (CLIC) of St. Paul, Minnesota, is the first academic library consortium to subscribe to ProQuest's cloud-based library services platform, Intota(TM). The CLIC libraries will be taking full advantage of the transformative nature of the Intota library services platform, implementing in phases beginning with the Summon discovery...

2014-03-03 16:24:14

New STEM eBooks from Springer and Elsevier bring first of many changes to GVRL FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced expanded product and services initiatives, new publishing program and the addition of industry-leading STEM content from partners. These updated strategies and partnerships usher in a new era of resource...

2014-02-26 23:29:10

Library trades in older units for 16 new AWE Bilingual Spanish Early Literacy Station™ computers that provide early learning skills and school readiness for young children in a bilingual format Chester, PA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Pierce County Library, headquartered in Tacoma, Wash., acquired 16 new Bilingual Spanish Early Literacy Station™ computers from AWE for its 18-branch library system. The library traded in older Early Literacy Stations as part of AWE’s Trade-In Program for...

2014-02-26 23:27:16

Libraries Discover Benefits of Polaris’ Integrated E-Content Partnerships, Next Generation Web-Based Library Platform and How to Engage the Community at the Public Library Association 2014 Conference Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Polaris Library Systems, a trusted provider of library automation software for public libraries, will be attending the Public Library Association (PLA) 2014 Conference to discuss the impact technology trends have on public libraries and solutions...

2014-02-24 23:30:05

American University of Nigeria will open the doors to its groundbreaking multimedia library this May. Home to Africa's largest e-book collection and one of three libraries awarded the Presidential Citation for Innovative International Library Projects by the American Library Association last year, the "smart library" will be a world leader in the use of e-books and tablets to make education more accessible, sustainable and equitable for the next generation of Nigerian...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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