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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.

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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.

EBSCO Information Services Releases Chinese Insight™

EBSCO Information Services Releases Chinese Insight™
~ New Multidisciplinary Academic Resource Includes Full-Text Chinese Language Journals ~

The California Institute of Technology has Selected EBSCO Discovery Service

The California Institute of Technology has Selected EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ Top Ranked Academic Institution Improves Research for Students & Faculty ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — March 16, 2015 — The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to provide its users with the highest quality results from articles, e-books, the library catalog, institutional repositories, and other sources.

Carnegie Public Library Goes Live on the CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, March 10, 2015- The Carnegie Public Library has now joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the addition of the Carnegie Public Library, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 660,000 bibliographic records describing over one million attached item records. The Carnegie Public Library 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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EBSCO Discovery Service Chosen by Catholic University of Portugal

EBSCO Discovery Service™ Chosen by Catholic University of Portugal
~ EDS Selected for its Navigability, Functionality & Strong Relevance Ranking ~

EBSCO and ATLA Announce 11 Separate Thematic Series of ATLA Historical Monographs Collection

EBSCO and ATLA Announce 11 Separate Thematic Series of ATLA Historical Monographs Collection™
~ Subject-Specific Subsets Will Fine-Tune Religious Research and Scholarship ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — March 5, 2015 — Religion and theology scholars can focus their research on the era and topics that most closely fit their fields of study, now that EBSCO Information Services has partnered with ATLA to offer 11 thematic series of the ATLA Historical Monographs Collection™.

Backstage Library Works preserves more than 19,000 pages of theatre history for Ohio State University

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

BETHLEHEM, Pa., March 4, 2015 - Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) announced today the successful preservation digitization of 15 large scrapbook volumes from the Leffingwell collection documenting American theatre performance from the late 19th century through 1922. Digitization included loose items, oversized, heavy and acidic materials mounted on tissue paper, two-page spreads with items pasted across book gutters, and mounted theatre playbills containing multiple leaves. The Leffingwell scrapbooks vary in size and are held by The Ohio State University’s Lawrence & Lee Theatre Research Institute library.

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

North Bethesda, MD, March 4, 2015- The Custer Consolidated School District has now joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the addition of the Custer Consolidated School District, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 660,000 bibliographic records describing over one million attached item records. The Custer Consolidated School District staff worked with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.