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Dr. Kevin Loughlin Joins DynaMed as Deputy Editor of Oncology and Hematology

Dr. Kevin Loughlin Joins DynaMed™ as
Deputy Editor of Oncology and Hematology
~ Brigham and Women’s Doctor to Strengthen Oncology Content
Available from the EBSCO Health Clinical Reference Tool ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 14, 2014 — Healthcare professionals who access evidence-based oncology information through DynaMed™ will now be using content overseen by the new DynaMed Deputy Editor of Oncology and Hematology, Kevin Loughlin, MD, MBA, MA (Hon.). Dr. Loughlin brings extensive credentials and significant experience in the field to the tool from EBSCO Health.

Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library Selects LibLime Koha 4.18

North Bethesda, MD, August 18, 2014 – Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library at Samaritan Health Center has contracted with LibLime to provide them with support and migration services for LibLime Koha 4.18. The hospital library located in Watertown, NY will now operate using LibLime Koha’s newest features including enhanced circulation policies, the Solr search engine, full faceted support in the OPAC, an embedded New Titles list, expanded functionality for expired and cancelled holds, and RDA support.

University of Virginia Upgrades from Primo Central to EBSCO Discovery Service API via Blacklight

University of Virginia Upgrades from Primo Central to EBSCO Discovery Service™ API via Blacklight
~ University Tested Both Systems with the Same Front End (Blacklight) and Determined that the EDS API Provides Better Search Retrieval ~

A landmark examination of the rare book and special collections field for practitioners

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Rare Books and Special Collections by Sidney E Berger http://www.facetpublishing.co.uk/title.php?id=0150.

From cuneiform, coins, and codices to prints, drawings, photographs, and maps, departments of rare books and special collections are the premier repositories of significant printed and manuscript works and artefacts. Entrusted with the responsibility of preserving the records of history and culture, these institutions enable access to millions of source materials.

The U.S. Fire Administration Selects LibLime Academic Koha 5.8

North Bethesda, MD, August 13, 2014- U.S. Fire Administration, an entity of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has selected LibLime Academic Koha 5.8 for all collection and patron management services. In the upcoming months, U.S. Fire Administration library staff will be working closely with LibLime project management to go live on LibLime Academic Koha.

The Fire Administration will enjoy the following features included in the new release of LibLime Academic Koha 5.8:

NIWA in New Zealand Sees Usage Increase 10 Percent since Implementing EBSCO Discovery Service™ with Koha

NIWA in New Zealand Sees Usage Increase 10 Percent since Implementing EBSCO Discovery Service™ with Koha
~EDS-Koha Helps National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research
Users Access Library Resources in Easy and User-Friendly Way~

Merck & Co. Pharmaceuticals Selects LibLime Academic Koha 5.8

North Bethesda, MD, August 6, 2014 – LibLime, a division of PTFS, announced that Merck & Co in West Point, Pennsylvania has chosen LibLime to provide them with support and hosting services for LibLime Academic Koha 5.8. Merck’s drug development and manufacturing facility in the suburbs of Philadelphia will be taking advantage of the rich functionality in Academic Koha 5.8, including enhanced circulation policies, the Solr search engine, full faceted support in the OPAC, an embedded New Titles list, an additional functionality for expired and cancelled holds, and RDA support.

Briar Cliff University Library Chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support

8/5/2014
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

Briar Cliff University Library Chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Briar Cliff University’s Bishop Mueller Library in Sioux City, IA is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.

EBSCO Health Introduces Nursing Reference Center Plus

EBSCO Health Introduces Nursing Reference Center Plus™
~Advanced Nursing Research Includes New Features to Improve Nursing Practice~

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 5, 2014 — Nurses looking for information to help provide the best care possible to their patients can now turn to Nursing Reference Center Plus™ from EBSCO Health. The evidence-based clinical decision support tool was created by nurses for nurses and is designed to improve nursing practice and positively impact patient care.

The top technologies every librarian needs to know

Facet Publishing have announced the release of The Top Technologies Every Librarian Needs to Know: A LITA guide (http://www.facetpublishing.co.uk/title.php?id=0334), edited by Kenneth J Varnum.