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EBSCO eBooks™ App and Viewer Create Best-In-Class Experience for Readers

EBSCO eBooks™ App and Viewer Create Best-In-Class Experience for Readers
~ New Tools Provide a Simple Way to Download and Enjoy E-books Anywhere ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 26, 2015 — Two new tools from EBSCO Information Services have been created to enhance the EBSCO eBooks™ experience for library users. The EBSCO eBooks mobile app and the EBSCO eBooks viewer allow library users to download e-books easily, and enjoy an optimal viewing environment regardless of whether they are accessing the e-book on a mobile, tablet device or a desktop or laptop computer.

EBSCO Information Services and the H. W. Wilson Foundation Expand Efforts to Build an Open Dissertations Database

EBSCO Information Services and the H. W. Wilson Foundation Expand Efforts to Build an Open Dissertations Database
~ Central Location for Dissertation Searching and Easier Access to Electronic Theses and Dissertations Behind Expanded Effort ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 26, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the H.W. Wilson Foundation are expanding their partnership with the goal of making searching for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) easier and more open.

Two Industry Leaders Sign Agreement for Collaboration

Two Industry Leaders Sign Agreement for Collaboration
~ Ex Libris and EBSCO Information Systems collaborate to enable more streamlined
Journal and eBook acquisition workflows and greater user experiences for mutual customers through enhanced linking ~

LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at 2015 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition

North Bethesda, MD, June 23, 2015 - LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2015 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference & Exhibition. The conference exhibit hall will be open June 26-29 in San Francisco, CA. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #2209.

LibLime will be offering sneak previews of their new Library Services Platform (LSP), Bibliovation. Bibliovation includes API-connected components such as:

  • GetIt acquisitions – fully EDI-compliant
  • Discovery Layer with EDS support and federated search platform

DynaMed Plus™ Now Features Micromedex® Evidence-based Content from Truven Health Analytics™

DynaMed Plus™ Now Features Micromedex® Evidence-based Content from Truven Health Analytics™

DynaMed Plus users can seamlessly access trusted Micromedex evidence-based content at the point of care including drug dosing, interactions, off-label uses and lab recommendations

EBSCO’s ‘Open Day’ in France A Big Success

EBSCO’s ‘Open Day’ in France A Big Success
~ EBSCO’s Symposium Supports Libraries to Keep them Well-Informed ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 22, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services’ symposium, titled “2015 Open Day,” was held on June 18, at the College des Bernardins in Paris, France. It brought together librarians from various academic and corporate institutions to gain a better knowledge of EBSCO’s discovery solution, EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) as well as EBSCO’s online resources including EBSCO eBooks™, PlumX and research databases.

EBSCO Partners with Masaryk University Press

EBSCO Partners with Masaryk University Press Adding More Czech Titles to EBSCO eBook™ Offerings
~ Collection Ranges from Highly Specialized Scientific Publications to Significant Books Aimed at the General Public ~

IFLA/Brill Open Access Award 2015 Goes to DOAB

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) / Singapore (SG) – 17 June 2015

IFLA and Brill are pleased to announce that the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB, www.doabooks.org), from the Netherlands, has been selected as this year’s winner of the IFLA/Brill Open Access Award.

Walsh School District Goes Live on the CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, June 16, 2015 - Walsh School District has now joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. The Walsh School District staff worked with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.

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LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at 2015 SLA Annual Conference and Exhibition

North Bethesda, MD, June 12, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2015 Special Library Association (SLA) Annual Conference. The conference exhibit hall will be open June 14-16 in Boston, Massachusetts. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #624.

LibLime will be showing their latest Library Services Platform offerings. New functionality includes digital content management, a new MARC21 cataloging editor, and an interface for visual discovery. Key features in this product include: