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EBSCO Information Services Offers the YBP Core Titles Collections
~ Ten New EBSCO eBooks Featured Collections Continue EBSCO’s Commitment to Enhancing the Quality of the eBook User Experience While Simplifying Collection Development ~
Facet Publishing have announced the release ofLibrary Analytics and Metrics: Using data to drive decisions and services.
Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 17 April 2015
Recently the following 13 Brill journals were accepted for inclusion in SCOPUS, the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature:
Journal of Chinese Military History
Journal of Islamic Manuscripts
Journal of Muslims in Europe
Journal of Religion in Japan
Journal of Sufi Studies
Late Antique Archaeology
Professor Richard Whatmore (University of St Andrews), Scopus Subject Chair for Humanities, said:
JSTOR announced today that all 25,000 titles offered in its ebook program are now available exclusively in a DRM-free, unlimited-user model. JSTOR decided to eliminate its single-user ebook offering late last year, and has since worked with publishers to bring more of their books into its unlimited offering. Now, all of JSTOR’s ebooks provide educational institutions and libraries with the following benefits:
• Simultaneous online access for an unlimited number of users
• Unlimited DRM-free chapter downloads that never expire
• Unlimited printing and copy/paste
EBSCO and NewsBank Expand Partnership to Include Additional Collections from Readex in EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ Primary Source Research Materials Add More Historical Content to EDS ~
North Bethesda, MD, April 16, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be holding a Technology Luncheon and Listening Session at the upcoming Computers in Libraries scheduled for April 27-29 in Washington, D.C. LibLime will be exhibiting in Booth 414.
LearningExpress Becomes Part of EBSCO Information Services
~ Award-winning Learning Resources Provide Services for Students and
Adult Learners Looking to Advance Educational and Career Goals ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — April 15, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services is adding more resources for students and adult learners with the acquisition of the education technology company LearningExpress. LearningExpress is an acclaimed provider of online platforms for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation and career-oriented digital content.
DUBLIN, Ohio, April 14, 2015—OCLC has signed agreements with leading publishers in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Business to add metadata for books, e-books, journals, audiovisual materials and databases that will make their content discoverable through WorldCat Discovery Services.
“OCLC partners with significant content providers on behalf of the cooperative to ensure access to libraries’ most critical and popular resources,” said Chip Nilges, OCLC Vice President, Business Development.
CABI and PlumX Partner in Pilot Program
~ Modern Metrics Will Measure CABI Authors’ Research Output in Innovative Ways ~
American Bookbinders Museum Chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the American Bookbinders Museum in San Francisco, CA is now live with their installation of the Koha open source ILS.