An audiobook subscription collection geared toward adults and another geared toward children and young adults are now available from EBSCO. Audiobook Premier Collection has titles to meet research needs and provide content for leisure reading. The Audiobook Youth Collection includes primarily fiction titles. The subscription collections allow libraries to subscribe to a collection that has titles added regularly for no extra cost.
The release is below and can also be found online at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013Audiobook/Collections/prweb11128605.htm or on the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebscohost.com/newsroom/stories/ebsco-releases-audiobook-colle...
EBSCO Releases Two Audiobook Subscription Collections
~ New Audiobook Collections Tailored to Adult and Children/Young Adult Readers ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — September 17, 2013 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has released two new subscription collections: Audiobook Premier Collection™ and Audiobook Youth Collection™. EBSCO’s audiobook subscription collections allow libraries to subscribe to a growing collection of audiobooks for an annual fee with additional titles added regularly at no additional cost.
These latest audiobook collections from EBSCO include unabridged fiction and non-fiction content from more than 27 leading audio publishers. Titles are delivered to users on an unlimited simultaneous access model.
Audiobook Premier Collection
Audiobook Premier Collection includes nearly 4,000 titles geared toward libraries looking to expand their adult collection. Titles cover a broad range of subject matter to meet various research needs and to provide a broad selection of content for leisure reading. Topics covered in the collection include history, business & economics, religion, psychology, self-help and health & fitness.
Audiobook Youth Collection
Audiobook Youth Collection includes more than 400 titles for children and young adult readers. The titles in this collection are primarily fiction and cover a variety of topics and genres from adventure to mystery, and folklore to science & nature. The collection also includes a selection of Spanish-language titles.
All titles are Apple-device compatible and downloadable to a variety of devices. Users also have the ability to search alongside other EBSCOhost® content adding magazines, journals and other EBSCOhost resources to their results.
More information about the audiobook collections and other e-book collections available from EBSCO is available at: www.ebscohost.com/ebooks.
About EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading provider of resources for libraries including EBSCONET®, EBSCO’s total e-resource management system, and EBSCOhost®, the world's premier for-fee online research service, including full-text databases, subject indexes, point-of-care medical reference, historical digital archives and e-books. EBSCO provides more than 375 research databases and nearly 450,000 e-books plus subscription management services for more than 360,000 unique titles including more than 57,000 online titles. Through a library of tens of thousands of full-text journals and magazines from renowned publishers, EBSCO serves the content needs of all researchers (Academic, Medical, K-12, Public Library, Corporate, Government, etc.). EBSCO is also the provider of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS), which provides each institution with a fast, single search box for its entire collection, offering deeper indexing and more full-text searching of journals and magazines than any other discovery service. For more information, visit the EBSCO Web site at: www.ebsco.com. EBSCO is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.
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