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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.

Brill donates over 500 frontlist titles to University College in India in partnership with SPi Global

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) / Singapore (SG) – 11 May 2015

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, donated over 500 books to Loyola College in Chennai, India as part of its Adopt a Library Program.

The donation of scholarly books covers subject areas in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Biology and is part of Brill’s Adopt a Library Program. Each year the company donates a collection of frontlist titles to one or more libraries in developing countries.

EBSCO Launches Newsletter Builder to Streamline Corporate Workflows

EBSCO Launches Newsletter Builder to Streamline Corporate Workflows
~ Customizable Newsletter Tool Helps Professionals Share Content Efficiently~

IPSWICH, Mass. — May 5, 2015 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) announces the availability of its newsletter builder tool that lets corporate librarians and information professionals share information with stakeholders across their organizations via customized e-newsletters. EBSCO Newsletter Builder enables professionals in corporations of all sizes to find focused content from known sources and share it with colleagues easily.

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

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.

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EBSCO Information Services Continues Collaboration with OASIS

EBSCO Information Services Continues Collaboration with OASIS
~ Company Ensures No Disruption to EBSCO eBooks, One of The Most Popular E-book Sources in OASIS ~

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

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.

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Backstage expands metadata services team to the Northeast

Contact:
Kat Kamp
Backstage Library Works
801.356.1852
news@bslw.com
www.bslw.com

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.

Another 13 Brill journals added to Scopus

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 17 April 2015

Recently the following 13 Brill journals were accepted for inclusion in SCOPUS, the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature:

Aries
Experiment
Fascism
Journal of Chinese Military History
Journal of Islamic Manuscripts
Journal of Muslims in Europe
Journal of Religion in Japan
Journal of Sufi Studies
Late Antique Archaeology
Oriens
Oriente Moderno
Turkish Review
Zutot

Professor Richard Whatmore (University of St Andrews), Scopus Subject Chair for Humanities, said:

LibLime to Exhibit at Computers in Libraries

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.