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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...

2014-02-03 12:25:24

ProQuest and OCLC continue collaboration to offer improved discovery, access to popular full-text content DUBLIN, Ohio, and ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 320 million records from 88 collections in the award-winning ProQuest® Central database are now discoverable, and the full text associated with those records is now accessible to mutual subscribers through OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120620/DE27948LOGO-a)...

2013-11-04 12:25:47

Collaboration will help library staff keep e-book information current, offer library users quick and easy access to e-books from ebrary and EBL DUBLIN, Ohio and ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new collaboration between OCLC and ProQuest automates the process to keep e-book holdings from ebrary and EBL - Ebook Library up to date in WorldCat and library catalogs and offers current links to library users for easy access to those titles. The initiative builds on OCLC's...

2013-02-28 12:24:38

Leading library organizations will exchange data to enrich discovery for users of WorldCat Local, Summon, ProQuest Central, and ebrary e-books ANN ARBOR, Mich. and DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest and OCLC are launching a far-reaching data exchange program that will enhance the library discovery experience for users of OCLC's WorldCat Local service, ProQuest's Summon® service, the full-text of ProQuest Central and ebrary e-books. The program shares metadata...

2012-07-12 10:23:27

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- e-Libro, a leading provider of Spanish language e-books delivered on the ebrary platform, today announced that all e-Libro e-books will soon be discoverable through OCLC's WorldCat, the world's largest library catalog. WorldCat is a database of bibliographic information built continuously for over 40 years by OCLC and member libraries around the world. Additionally, e-Libro has signed its 150th publisher, Editorial Grupo Destiempos, who joins a...

2011-03-23 14:08:00

MALVERN, Pa., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accessible Archives, Inc., an electronic publisher of primary source full-text historical databases, has signed an agreement with OCLC Online Computer Library Center to make its content available through the WorldCat Local and TouchPoint services, which provide an integrated discovery and delivery service for libraries' physical and electronic collections. Tom Nagy, Accessible Archives COO, said: "Libraries will benefit from having Accessible...

2011-01-09 00:43:54

Let EBSCO "host" Your Catalog"”EBSCO Publishing Now Enhancing the User Experience of Online Catalogs by using EBSCOhost® Search Functionality Ipswich, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 07, 2011 EBSCO Publishing is leveraging its expertise in loading and enriching data along with the popularity of the EBSCOhost® interface to enable public libraries to use EBSCOhost as the front end of their online catalogs. Loading catalog records on EBSCOhost® allows public libraries to provide...

2011-01-07 19:53:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EBL, a leading supplier of ebooks to academic, research and corporate libraries, announced the launch MARC delivery service through OCLC's WorldCat Cataloging Partners (WCP) program. The addition of WCP to EBL's array of cataloging options will provide libraries with a streamlined and trusted cataloging workflow. Libraries with a current OCLC cataloging subscription can now receive OCLC MARC records for EBL titles at no additional charge. For...

2009-01-23 14:01:00

Libraries Give Booklovers another Choice for Content DENVER, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- American Library Association Mid-Winter Meeting -- Libraries have a new alternative for providing access to compelling reading material. Starting today, OCLC's NetLibrary will offer libraries five Sony Reader Mobile Collections - groups of eBooks which can be read on Sony's Reader Digital Book. The program includes a Reader model PRS-505, a collection of titles from leading publishers and all required...

2008-08-19 03:00:20

By Brenner, Michaela Klein, Peter Libraries need to provide attractive and exciting discovery tools to draw patrons to the valuable resources in their catalogs. The authors conducted a pilot project to explore the free version of Google Earth as such a discover tool for Portland State Library's digital collection of urban planning documents. They created eye- catching placemarks with links to parts of this collection, as well as to other pertinent materials like books, images, and...