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EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association

EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association
~ EBSCO Now Acting as Direct Sales Partner for AMA Journals;
AMA will participate in EBSCO’s new expanded sales distribution program ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — January 22, 2014 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the American Medical Association (AMA) are expanding their relationship in an effort to further promote visibility and adoption of the top medical journals around the world. While EBSCO has long made AMA journals available via its subscription services, EBSCO will now act as a sales agent for The JAMA Network.

Brill’s Journal of Language Contact now included in SCOPUS

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 21 January 2015

Brill’s Journal of Language Contact is now included in SCOPUS. The reviewers commented:

- The journal maintains a convincing editorial policy
- The title publishes excellent content relevant to its field.
- The journal is easily accessed online

Mongui Maduro Library Selects LibLime Koha 4.18

North Bethesda, MD, January 13, 2015- The Mongui Maduro Library has contracted with LibLime to provide them with implementation, support, and hosting services for LibLime Koha 4.18. The Library will 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. As with all versions of LibLime Koha since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance.

Choice Awards 10 Brill Publications as “Outstanding Academic Titles”

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 12 January 2014

Brill is proud to announce that ten Brill publications have made Choice magazine’s 2014 list of Outstanding Academic Titles. Selected by Choice review editors, the awarded titles are representative of Brill’s rich publishing programs in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Biology.

Backstage’s 2014 RDA enrichment promotion a big succes

Contact:
Kat Kamp
Backstage Library Works
801.356.1852
news@bslw.com
www.bslw.com

PROVO, Utah, December 31, 2014 – Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) today announced the successful completion of a year-long RDA enrichment program designed to ensure consistency within library catalogs. During 2014, Backstage enriched more than 72 million records with RDA elements.

NC LIVE and Gale Partner to Broaden Access to Essential Library Resources for North Carolina Residents

Farmington Hills, Mich. and Raleigh, NC, December 17, 2014 — Residents of North Carolina have expanded access to resources that will enhance economic development, support education and help improve quality of life through an agreement arranged by NC LIVE, North Carolina’s statewide public and academic library consortium, and Gale, a leading provider of library resources and part of Cengage Learning.

Idaho State University Makes the Switch to EBSCO Discovery Service

Idaho State University Makes the Switch to EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ University Upgrades to EDS from Primo Central ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — December 15, 2014 — Idaho State University Library, a Carnegie-classified doctoral research high institution, has opted to replace Primo Central Total Care with EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) as its discovery solution. Side-by-side comparisons of the discovery tools prompted the university to make the switch to EDS.

Faith in Speculative Fiction: "Wrestling with Gods" (Tesseracts Eighteen) Cover Revealed

Cover Revealed: Faith in Speculative Fiction Anthology

"Wrestling With Gods"
(Tesseracts Eighteen)
edited by Liana Kerzner
& Jerome Stueart
(See details below)

(Calgary, Alberta) EDGE Science Fiction & Fantasy Publishing is pleased to reveal the cover of "Wrestling With Gods" (Tesseracts Eighteen) edited by Liana Kerzner & Jerome Stueart; to be published in the spring of 2015.

Julesburg Public Library goes Live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, December 10, 2014- Julesburg Public Library is now live on the AspenCat LibLime union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the addition of the Julesburg Library, CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 600,000 bibliographic records and over one million items.
About Julesburg Public Library

University of Johannesburg Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service via Innovative’s Encore Duet

University of Johannesburg Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™
via Innovative’s Encore Duet
~EDS via Encore Duet offers Streamlined Searching with Excellent Customer Support~

IPSWICH, Mass. — December 8, 2014 — South Africa’s University of Johannesburg has implemented EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) via Encore Duet, Innovative’s discovery solution. The university chose EDS for a simplified and streamlined search and for the relevant results found in EDS searches.