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OCLC Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) have awarded research grants to Lynne Bowker of the University of Ottawa, Kyung-Sun Kim of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and Sei-Ching Joanna Sin of Nanyang Technological University and Sanghee Oh of Florida State University. The awards were presented January 24 at the ALISE 2013 Annual Conference Awards Reception in Seattle, Washington.
EBSCO Publishing's catalog enrichment resource, NoveList Select™ has a new feature which adds e-resource recommendations that may have been hidden or hard to find directly from catalog records. The full release is below and please let me know if you have any quesitons.
North Bethesda, MD, February 6, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that Millennia Atlantic University (MAU), located in Doral, Florida, has gone live on LibLime Koha 4.14.
The University Library will take advantage of the Solr search engine in 4.14, full faceted support in the OPAC, an embedded New Titles list, and additional functionality for expired and cancelled holds. As with all versions of LibLime Koha since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance.
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EBSCO Publishing Creates E-book Subscription Collections for Engineering and Technology Professionals
Below is a release on two new e-book subscription collections from EBSCO: EngineeringCore and ITCore. They each include thousands of e-book titles about various engineering and IT disciplines to serve the learning and research needs of engineers and technology professionals.
Books that help kids recognize common problems and how to handle them are on sale right now at Parenting Press due to the Seattle publisher's warehouse move.
Besides more than a dozen books in the "you-choose-what-happens-next" format that lets children role-play solutions, you can select from guides to child development, emotions, temperament, abuse prevention, values and so many other important parenting topics.
BEA 2013 "new print title showcase" features Literary fiction print book THE HAUNTING AND PARADISE TAXI isbn
The BEA 2013 "new print title showcase" catalog features THE HAUNTING AND PARADISE TAXI isbn 9780615685434, "KIRKUS INDIE REVIEW" says "this book offers a message of hope."
Libraries and universities can buy the print book from Ingram, and Ingram has the E-book version isbn 0615685439 for purchase and in "new content lending" program.
Tags for this book include: pink-slip serendipity, Cracker country USA folklore, love story, mystic threads, destiny driven—look for THE HAUNTING AND PARADISE TAXI in display ad March 3rd "NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW."
OCLC and FamilySearch International, the largest genealogy organization in the world, have signed an agreement that will enrich WorldCat and FamilySearch services with data from both organizations to provide users with more resources for improved genealogy research.
Literary fiction novel The Haunting And Paradise Taxi ISBN 9780615685434 featured in BEA 2013 "new print title showcase"
Libraries and universities can buy Author Cynthia Lynn, member of Authors Guild new literary fiction— "a novel with a promising message" says "Kirkus Indie Review" about the uncertainty of living in a world filled with changes that come from the consequences of progress—now both in print and E-book version from Ingram.
North Bethesda, MD, January 31, 2013- The Norwood Public Library, located in Norwood, Colorado, has joined the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) and is scheduled to go live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog.
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