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EBSCO eBooks™ App and Viewer Create Best-In-Class Experience for Readers

EBSCO eBooks™ App and Viewer Create Best-In-Class Experience for Readers
~ New Tools Provide a Simple Way to Download and Enjoy E-books Anywhere ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 26, 2015 — Two new tools from EBSCO Information Services have been created to enhance the EBSCO eBooks™ experience for library users. The EBSCO eBooks mobile app and the EBSCO eBooks viewer allow library users to download e-books easily, and enjoy an optimal viewing environment regardless of whether they are accessing the e-book on a mobile, tablet device or a desktop or laptop computer.

Two Industry Leaders Sign Agreement for Collaboration

Two Industry Leaders Sign Agreement for Collaboration
~ Ex Libris and EBSCO Information Systems collaborate to enable more streamlined
Journal and eBook acquisition workflows and greater user experiences for mutual customers through enhanced linking ~

LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at 2015 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition

North Bethesda, MD, June 23, 2015 - LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2015 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference & Exhibition. The conference exhibit hall will be open June 26-29 in San Francisco, CA. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #2209.

LibLime will be offering sneak previews of their new Library Services Platform (LSP), Bibliovation. Bibliovation includes API-connected components such as:

  • GetIt acquisitions – fully EDI-compliant
  • Discovery Layer with EDS support and federated search platform

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

North Bethesda, MD, June 16, 2015 - Walsh School District has now joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. The Walsh School District 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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LibLime, a division of PTFS, to exhibit at 2015 SLA Annual Conference and Exhibition

North Bethesda, MD, June 12, 2015- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be participating in the 2015 Special Library Association (SLA) Annual Conference. The conference exhibit hall will be open June 14-16 in Boston, Massachusetts. All conference attendees are encouraged to visit LibLime at booth #624.

LibLime will be showing their latest Library Services Platform offerings. New functionality includes digital content management, a new MARC21 cataloging editor, and an interface for visual discovery. Key features in this product include:

Margaret Atwood, Tanith Lee, Kelley Armstrong, Richard Christian Matheson and other New York Times bestselling and prize-winning authors to headline Poe-inspired anthology.

EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing
Announces Author Line Up for
nEvermore!
Tales of Murder, Mystery and the Macabre
(Neo-Gothic fiction inspired by the imagination of Edgar Allan Poe)

For Immediate Release

Margaret Atwood, Tanith Lee, Kelley Armstrong, Richard Christian Matheson and other New York Times bestselling and prize-winning authors to headline Poe-inspired anthology.

(Calgary, Alberta) EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing is pleased to announce the contributing authors to nEvermore! Tales of Murder, Mystery and the Macabre.

Margaret Atwood

Springfield Schools Live on the CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, June 9, 2015 - Springfield Schools has now joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. The Springfield Schools 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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Ferguson Municipal Public Library Named 2015 Library of the Year

Recognized for Outstanding Courage, Service and Commitment to Community in Crisis

EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing Announces Author Line Up for Superhero Universe (Tesseracts Nineteen)

For Immediate Release.

(Calgary, Alberta) Not a hoax! Not an imaginary story! EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing is proud to announce the lineup for Superhero Universe, the 19th edition of the prestigious Tesseracts anthology series.

Edited by Claude Lalumière and Mark Shainblum, Superhero Universe (Tesseracts Nineteen) features twenty-four stories (and one poem) by some of Canada’s best fantasy and science fiction writers:

John Bell,
P. E. Bolivar,
Kevin Cockle,
Evelyn Deshane,
Marcelle Dubé,
Chadwick Ginther,
Patrick T. Goddard,
Kim Goldberg,
Geoff Hart,

PTFS Meets With Thought Leaders at CIL

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.