Description for image 1

Academic Libraries

Academic Libraries

Practical guidance on using altmetrics to measure, share, connect and communicate research

Jul
05

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Altmetrics: A practical guide for librarians, researchers and academics, edited by Andy Tattersall.

This new book brings together experts in their fields to guide readers through the practical and technical aspects of altmetrics.

Topics: 
Organization Type: 
Intended Audience: 
Posted By jameswilliams read more

Brill Launches New Collection of Review Journals

Jul
04

Leiden (NL) / Boston (USA) / Singapore (SG) – 4 July 2016

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, launches Brill Research Perspectives (www.brill.com/brp), a new collection of review journals in International Law, the Humanities, and Social Sciences.

Topics: 
Organization Type: 
Intended Audience: 
Posted By [email protected] read more

Brill Launches New Journal: Philological Encounters

Jun
30

Leiden (NL) / Boston (USA) / Singapore (SG) – 30 June 2016

Topics: 
Organization Type: 
Intended Audience: 
Posted By [email protected] read more

EBSCO Information Services Announces Austin Community College the Winner of its EBSCO Solar Grant

Jun
24

EBSCO Information Services Announces Austin Community College the Winner of its EBSCO Solar Grant
~ EBSCO Information Services Providing Up to $150,000 Grant For Highland Learning Center Campus Library to Install Solar Array ~

Topics: 
Organization Type: 
Posted By LMcEvoy read more

OCLC wins Knight News Challenge award to promote collaboration between public libraries and Wikipedia

Jun
24

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 23, 2016—OCLC has been named a winner of the Knight News Challenge, an initiative of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, for a project that will promote collaboration between public libraries and Wikipedia and bring together authoritative library resources and contributors to one of the most popular information resources on the web.

Company Name: 
Organization Type: 
Posted By Bob Murphy read more

OCLC’s WorldShare Management Services turns 5

Jun
23

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 23, 2016—July 1, 2016 will mark the 5th anniversary of the general release of OCLC WorldShare Management Services, the first-ever cloud-based cooperative library management system. More than 500 libraries spanning 6 continents—Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America—have selected WorldShare Management Services as their library management system since its introduction.

Organization Type: 
Technologies: 
Company Name: 
Posted By Bob Murphy read more

EBSCO Discovery Service™ and EBSCOhost® Users Can Now Visualize Altmetrics from Plum™ Analytics

Jun
23

~ Integration with the Plum Print will Help
Users Improve Their Research and Better Evaluate Resources ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 23, 2016 — The overall research experience for users of EBSCO Discovery Service™ and EBSCOhost® databases is improving with the addition of altmetrics data from Plum™ Analytics, an EBSCO company. By integrating the Plum Print widget into these platforms, users will have a view of modern metrics that allows them to uncover new research insights.

Topics: 
Company Name: 
Organization Type: 
Intended Audience: 
Posted By Lmoon read more

Eight Libraries Earn the John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Awards for 2016

Jun
21

~ Each Library Receives $10,000 from the H.W. Wilson Foundation ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — May 31, 2016 — Eight libraries are being recognized for their strategic communications efforts with the 2016 John Cotton Dana Awards (JCD) for outstanding library public relations. The award is managed by the Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) division of the American Library Association (ALA), and consists of $10,000 grants for each winner from the H.W. Wilson Foundation.

Topics: 
Intended Audience: 
Company Name: 
Posted By choff read more

LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at ALA 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, FL.

Jun
20

LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at ALA 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, FL.

North Bethesda, MD, June 8, 2016 - LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be exhibiting at the ALA 2016 Conference in Orlando, FL. from June 24th through June 27th. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth # 2362 to see the latest library-sponsored functional additions to Bibliovation 3.0.

Organization Type: 
Company Name: 
Posted By liblime read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Academic Libraries