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North Bethesda, MD, May 21, 2015 – At the 2015 Computers in Libraries (CIL) conference, LibLime, a Division of PTFS met with 25 of the library world’s thought leaders to hear their opinions on how vendors can better serve the library profession. The discussion was robust; exciting customer focused ideas were exchanged.
Gale Meets Important Market Need with Launch of Research In Context, an Engaging Middle School Research Tool
Mobile-Responsive Resource Supports Popular BYOD and 1:1 Initiatives
North Bethesda, MD, May 1, 2015- Rocky Ford 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 Rocky Ford School District, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 720,000 bibliographic records describing over one million attached item records. The Rocky Ford School District staff worked with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.
EBSCO Information Services Continues Collaboration with OASIS
~ Company Ensures No Disruption to EBSCO eBooks, One of The Most Popular E-book Sources in OASIS ~
North Bethesda, MD, April 22, 2015- La Veta 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 La Veta School District, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 700,000 bibliographic records describing over one million attached item records. The La Veta School District staff worked with the LibLime Project Management team to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 21, 2015 – Compelled by strong demand from libraries and publishers for flexible, customized solutions, Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) has expanded its metadata services division with a second location now operating in their preservation service center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
The new branch of metadata services is working in conjunction with the center’s digitization and microfilming departments, providing libraries increased options in consulting, microfilming, digitization, capture, derivatives, OCR, metadata and full cataloging services. Metadata formats include structural, technical, administrative, preservation, descriptive and publisher metadata. Backstage also offers Eastern libraries a convenient pickup and delivery service for materials requiring special handling and allows publishers to drop-ship materials in need of shelf-ready processing.
North Bethesda, MD, April 16, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be holding a Technology Luncheon and Listening Session at the upcoming Computers in Libraries scheduled for April 27-29 in Washington, D.C. LibLime will be exhibiting in Booth 414.
LearningExpress Becomes Part of EBSCO Information Services
~ Award-winning Learning Resources Provide Services for Students and
Adult Learners Looking to Advance Educational and Career Goals ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — April 15, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services is adding more resources for students and adult learners with the acquisition of the education technology company LearningExpress. LearningExpress is an acclaimed provider of online platforms for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation and career-oriented digital content.
DUBLIN, Ohio, April 14, 2015—OCLC has signed agreements with leading publishers in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Business to add metadata for books, e-books, journals, audiovisual materials and databases that will make their content discoverable through WorldCat Discovery Services.
“OCLC partners with significant content providers on behalf of the cooperative to ensure access to libraries’ most critical and popular resources,” said Chip Nilges, OCLC Vice President, Business Development.
Gale and EveryLibrary to Promote the Role of Libraries in Community Development with National Media Campaign
In support of National Library Week, organizations partner to raise awareness of resources public libraries provide for entrepreneurs and start-ups