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Mercyhurst University Library Chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support

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Mercyhurst 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 Mercyhurst University’s  Hammermill Library in Erie, PA is now live with their installation of the Koha open source ILS.

EBSCO Discovery Service Chosen by Boys’ Preparatory School in British Columbia

EBSCO Discovery Service™ Chosen by Boys’ Preparatory School in British Columbia
~ EDS Exposes Students to Tools they’ll Use in Colleges and Universities Around the World ~

Resources for the Future Joins LibLime Koha 4.18

North Bethesda, MD, March 26. 2015- Resources for the Future (RFF) is now live on LibLime Koha 4.18 for all collection and patron management services. RFF features with 4.18 include authority control, expanded SIP2 support for renewals, the Solr search engine, and RDA compliance. As with all versions of LibLime Koha since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance.

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Gale Revolutionizes Middle Eastern Research with Arabic Digitization Program

First-of-its-Kind Program Leverages Gale’s Global Reach as a Leader in Humanities and Social Science Research

Gale Positions Library Resources at the Center of Learning with MindTap Integration

Fosters Collaboration Among Librarians and Faculty and Drives Usage of Library Resources

Farmington Hills, Mich., March 23, 2015 — Leveraging its unique ability to bridge from the library to the classroom, Gale is integrating Gale Artemis: Primary Sources into Cengage Learning’s MindTap e-learning platform. The move brings library content directly into a student’s learning path, facilitates collaboration between librarians and faculty, drives usage of library collections and positions the library closer to the engagement taking place in the classroom.

Oklahoma Panhandle State University Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service

Oklahoma Panhandle State University Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™
~With an Easy-to-Use Interface and Great Value, School Has Seen Increased Usage of Library Resources~

IPSWICH, Mass. — March 23, 2015 — Oklahoma Panhandle State University has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) as its library discovery tool. The university chose EDS to increase resource usage and improve library visibility at its Marvin E. McKee Library.

Brill announces the Winner of the Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize 2014

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 20 March 2014

To encourage and support early-career scholars seeking to publish in leading academic journals, Brill is awarding an annual prize for an outstanding article in the field of Middle East and Islamic Studies.

LibLime to Exhibit at ACRL

North Bethesda, MD, March 19, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2015 Association of College & Research Libraries Conference. The conference exhibit hall will be open March 25 through March 28 in Portland, Oregon. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #618, or schedule an appointment to see LLAK in depth, as well as to register to receive an Amazon Kindle.

What to Expect

EBSCO Supports Open Resource Integration through Technology Development

EBSCO Supports Open Resource Integration through Technology Development; Commits to Offering Open APIs for YBP’s GOBI and EBSCO Journal Services

Irish search engine company SeeSearch announces major new Middle East partnership

Abu Dhabi, 18 March 2015 – SeeSearch, the Irish enterprise and library search and discovery company, has announced a major partnership with Edutech in the Middle East. Under the terms of the new partnership, Edutech will sell SeeSearch’s search and discovery service to its network of education and library customers.

The announcement was made at the Special Libraries Association – Arab Gulf Chapter Conference 2015 in Abu Dhabi which was also attended by Minister James Reilly and Patrick Hennessy, Irish Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.