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YBP and EBSCO Information Services Increase
Collaboration with the Irish Academic Community
~ Two New Agreements Will Support Students and Researchers in Ireland ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — October 8, 2015 — YBP Library Services (YBP) and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) will be working more closely with academic institutions in Ireland after agreeing to new contracts to supply e-books and journals. The tenders were issued and managed by Education Procurement Services (EPS) over the last few months.
EBSCO Information Services and NoveList Show Commitment to BIBFRAME and Linked Data through Sponsorship Agreement with Zepheira
EBSCO Information Services and NoveList Show Commitment to BIBFRAME
and Linked Data through Sponsorship Agreement with Zepheira
~ Development Initiatives and Support for LibHub Initiative Seen as Natural Outgrowth
of Continuing Efforts to Provide More Visibility for Library Collections ~
North Bethesda, MD, October 2, 2015- LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by an agency within the Department of Defense as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform to manage their bibliographic and digital technical collections. LibLime will provide implementation, data recovery and support services to the agency library. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with government staff to replace their legacy commercial bibliographic cataloging system.
EBSCO Announces Winner of the 2015 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship
~ Mara Blake of University of Michigan Earns EBSCO Scholarship ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — October 1, 2015 — Mara Blake of the University of Michigan has won the 2015 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Blake is a Spatial and Numeric Data and German Studies Librarian at the university and will use the scholarship to attend the 35th Annual Charleston Conference in Charleston, S.C. The conference takes place on November 4-7.
EBSCO Releases Serial Price Projection for 2016
~ Overall Effective Publisher Price Increases Expected to be in the Range of 4 to 6 Percent ~
University of Economics in Slovakia Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™ to Broaden Search Experience for Researchers
~ Relevancy Ranking, Subject Indexes and Superior Content Factors in Decision ~
Facet Publishing have announced the release of Is Digital Different?
Is Digital Different? focuses on the opportunities and challenges afforded by this new environment that is transforming the information landscape in ways that were scarcely imaginable a decade ago. The very existence of the traditional library and archive is being challenged as more resources become available online and computers and supporting networks become increasingly powerful.
MathSciNet® from AMS Now Available via EBSCOhost®
~ Mathematics Database with Comprehensive Content Includes Expert-Written Reviews ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — Sept. 9, 2015 — Libraries can now turn to EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to support the needs of those studying mathematical sciences. MathSciNet®, an electronic publication of the American Mathematical Society (AMS), is now available via the EBSCOhost® platform, offering access to a carefully maintained database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the literature of mathematics and its applications.
North Bethesda, MD, September 10, 2015 – The Treasury Library, has gone live on Bibliovation, LibLime’s new state-of-the-art Library Services Platform (LSP). The experienced Library staff at Treasury worked closely with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully migrate bibliographic, item, authority, patron and digital content to the Bibliovation LSP from their legacy commercial system.
Tomas Bata University Takes A Modern Approach to Research Metrics with PlumX Dashboards
~Integrates Modern Metrics with its Institutional Repository to Track Research Impact~