Description for image 1

Academic Libraries

Academic Libraries

EBSCO Information Services Creates a Broader, More Global Research Experience with Release of the Ultimate Editions

Sep
08

~ Unprecedented Amount of Scholarly Full Text, Peer-Reviewed Journals & Global Content Offered in Five Multidiscipline Resources ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 8, 2016 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) introduces the Ultimate editions to meet the increasing demands of scholarly research. The collection includes five multidiscipline databases, each offering an extensive amount of full text that brings a global perspective to research in each discipline.

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

EBSCO Audiobooks' New Design and Features Create an Enhanced User Experience for Libraries

Sep
01

~ New Features Include Audiobook App, Simplified Purchasing Options & Additional Content ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 1, 2016 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is enhancing its audiobook experience with a new design and additional features that provide an improved listening experience for libraries. EBSCO Audiobooks now offers a new audiobook app for listening on the go, an expanded collection of titles, improved delivery systems and a new, easy-to-use design.

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

A research-grounded, theoretical foundation for evidence based library and information practice

Sep
01

31/8/2016

For immediate release

A research-grounded, theoretical foundation for evidence based library and information practice

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Being Evidence-based in Library and Information Practice

This new book by Denise Koufogiannakis and Alison Brettle takes an open and encompassing approach to exploring evidence based library and information practice (EBLIP) and illustrates how librarians can incorporate the principles to make more informed decisions in the workplace.

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

Celebrating 45 years of WorldCat

Aug
26

DUBLIN, Ohio, August 26, 2016—Today is the 45th anniversary of the launch of WorldCat, the world’s most comprehensive database of information about library collections.

On August 26, 1971, the OCLC Online Union Catalog (now known as WorldCat) began operation. From a single terminal, catalogers at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, were able to catalog 133 books online that day. Today, WorldCat comprises more than 380 million records representing more than 2.4 billion titles in libraries worldwide.

Company Name: 
Organization Type: 
Posted By Bob Murphy read more
Posted By [email protected] read more

Information professionals can lead the fight against information overload

Aug
23

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Practical Ontologies for Information Professionals

David Stuart’s new book is the first accessible introduction and practical exploration of ontologies specifically written for library and information professionals.

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

Brill Adopts Two Libraries in Indonesia

Aug
19

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) / Singapore (SG) – 19 August 2016

The international scholarly publisher Brill has adopted two libraries in Indonesia as part of its Adopt a Library Program. Last year Indonesia was Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair, celebrating the theme ‘Imagining 17.000 islands’ which lead to choosing West Kalimantan and South Sulawesi in Indonesia as two islands to benefit from the adoption.

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

EBSCO Information Services Expands U.S. Software as a Service Team Hiring Andrew Nagy as Director of SaaS Innovation

Aug
18

EBSCO Information Services Expands U.S. Software as a Service Team Hiring Andrew Nagy as Director of SaaS Innovation

~ Andrew Nagy Brings Extensive Library Technology and
Open Source Experience to Expanding SaaS Innovation Team ~

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

EBSCO Information Services Helps Global Researchers Prepare for the One Belt, One Road Multi-Region Trade Initiative

Aug
16

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 16, 2016 — An authoritative international collection of journals and publications from more than 60 countries that make-up the One Belt, One Road trade initiative is now available from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO.) The only available resource of its kind, One Belt, One Road Reference Source™ helps researchers build a more robust understanding of the cultures and economies that make-up the initiative and helps identify new trade possibilities.

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

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Academic Libraries