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Amigos eShelf Service Partners with eBooksAreForever

Nov
03

Dallas, TX – Amigos Library Services is pleased to announce its partnership with eBooksAreForever (EAF), San Antonio, TX. This partnership allows the subscribers of Amigos eShelf Service, an e-book distribution platform, access to the comprehensive catalog of independent e-book titles offered by EAF.

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Magazines from Bauer Media Australia Now Available via Flipster

Nov
01

Magazines from Bauer Media Australia Now Available via Flipster®
~ Digital Magazines Available through Libraries in Australia and New Zealand ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 1, 2016 — EBSCO Information Services EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is partnering with Bauer Media Australia to provide high quality digital versions of the most popular magazines in Australia and New Zealand through Flipster®, the next-generation digital magazine solution. This will allow library patrons an easy way to access to their favorite magazines.

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Massachusetts Library Group Receives Grant from EBSCO Information Services

Oct
25

Massachusetts Library Group Receives Grant from EBSCO Information Services
~ Financial Grant will Support New Evergreen Developments ~

Worcester, Mass. — October 25, 2016 — The web-based, open source Integrated Library System (ILS)
Evergreen will be continuing to develop software that meets the needs of libraries thanks in part to a grant from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). The grant to the Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative (MassLNC) is intended to finance new developments of popular catalog features for thousands of libraries using Evergreen.

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Backstage completes extensive on-site digitization and transmissive digitization projects for Library of Congress

Oct
19

Contact:

Kat Kamp
Backstage Library Works
Phone: 801.356.1852
[email protected] | www.bslw.com


BETHLEHEM, Pa., October 19, 2016 – Backstage Library Works recently completed a pair of scanning projects for the Library of Congress. Over the course of 18 months, they digitized 808,000 archival documents and bound book images on-site at the Library, plus 236,500 transmissive images at Backstage’s preservation facility in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Digitizing rare and fragile collections on location at libraries provides curators an alternative to the extra handling involved with shipping.

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NoveList® Amplifies the Power of Linked Data with Release of NoveList Select for Linked Data™

Sep
29

~ Linked Data Enrichment Service Helps Libraries Boost Visibility of Collections Online ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 29, 2016 — Libraries can now increase the power of linked data by adding reader’s advisory services with NoveList Select for Linked Data™. NoveList®, a division of EBSCO Information Services, (EBSCO) has partnered with Zepheira to boost the visibility of library collections online and enrich the information available to people in the community.

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The Repos Are Here - FOLIO Source Code Repositories Released

Sep
27

The initial code base for the FOLIO project is now available on GitHub

BOSTON — September 27, 2016 — The first FOLIO code is now available. FOLIO, which stands for the Future of Libraries is Open, is a community project to develop an open source library services platform (LSP). This first release of the base FOLIO code is a critical milestone to have reached since its announcement in June opening up the code to community review and comment.

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Catherine Reid Brings International Human Resources Experience to EBSCO Information Services

Sep
27

~ Will Serve as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for the Global Information Technology Company ~

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EBSCO and Stacks Inc. Announce the Release of Stacks – a User-Focused Web Platform that Creates the Best Library Experience Possible

Sep
22

~ Stacks Makes the Library Experience Relevant, Responsive and Robust ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 22, 2016 — Libraries can now change the look and feel of their websites instantly with the release of Stacks, a hosted, turnkey web content management system designed specifically for libraries. Stacks is available through EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), empowering libraries to engage their patrons anytime, anywhere.

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LearningExpress Adds Center to Help Students Develop Skills Essential for College and Career Success

Sep
13

LearningExpress Adds Center to Help Students Develop Skills Essential for College and Career Success

~ PrepSTEP™ College Success Skills Center Helps Build Foundational Skills ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 13, 2016 — Students need to have the skills to be effective learners and team members in order to be successful in school and in the workplace. LearningExpress, an EBSCO Company, helps students develop the non-academic skills and habits that are essential for college and career success with the newly added College Success Skills Center in PrepSTEP™.

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