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Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library Goes Live on LibLime Koha 4.18

North Bethesda, MD, November 25, 2014 – Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library at Samaritan Health Center is now live on LibLime Koha 4.18 for all collection and patron management services. The hospital library located in Watertown, NY will now operate using LibLime Koha’s newest features including enhanced circulation policies, the Solr search engine, full faceted support in the OPAC, an embedded New Titles list, expanded functionality for expired and cancelled holds, and RDA support.

Pines & Plains Libraries Goes Live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, November 20, 2014- The Pines & Plains Libraries, formerly known as the Elbert County Library District is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the addition of Pines & Plains Libraries, CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has nearly 600,000 bibliographic records and over one million items.

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EBSCO/PEMSoft Presents National Award to Dr. Charles Macias

EBSCO/PEMSoft Presents National Award to Dr. Charles Macias
~ Award Recognizes “Outstanding Technological Innovations in Pediatric Emergency Care” ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 18, 2014 — Charles Macias MD, MPH, FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics of Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital, has won the first EBSCO/PEMSoft award for “Outstanding Technological Innovations in Pediatric Emergency Care.” Dr. Ron Dieckmann, PEMSoft Chief Medical Officer, presented Dr. Macias with the award during the proceedings of the American Academy of Pediatrics in San Diego.

DynaMed™ Accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners

DynaMed™ Accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners
~ DynaMed has Clinical Content that can be used to
Support Revalidation of General Practitioners ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 11, 2014 — General Practitioners in the United Kingdom are focused on their targeted learning to prepare for revalidation. They now have an additional source for learning credits as the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has accredited the clinical reference tool DynaMed™ from EBSCO Health.

Brill and Shandong University to publish the Journal of Chinese Humanities

Brill is proud to publish the peer-reviewed Journal of Chinese Humanities (www.brill.com/joch), an English-language extension of Literature, History and Philosophy (Wen Shi Zhe 《文史哲》), a well-established Chinese journal published by Shandong University since 1951.

Ergon Energy Corporation Selects EBSCO Discovery Service

Ergon Energy Corporation Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ EDS Viewed as Excellent Value to Company’s Employees~

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 10, 2014 — Ergon Energy Corporation in Australia has implemented EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to improve access to full-text resources and increase the exposure of both print and electronic materials to library users.

Library of Congress renews agreement with Backstage for large-scale microfilming project

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

BETHLEHEM, Pa., October 30, 2014 – The Preservation Reformatting Division within the Library of Congress has renewed its agreement with Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com and is moving forward on an extensive microfilming project. Monographs, serials and other printed works in need of preparation and microfilming will be processed at Backstage’s preservation facility in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Materials are in a variety of languages, including Arabic, Asian and Cyrillic scripts. Serials range from periodicals to official government publications, and foreign newspapers. Backstage anticipates producing 1.3 million high-contrast frames during the first year of the contract which can be extended for four additional option years.

Kiowa County District Library Goes Live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, October 30, 2014-The Kiowa County District Library is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of Center Consolidated Schools, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 530,000 bibliographic records and 960,000 items. Dolores Public Library staff has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.

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Kiowa County District Library Goes Live on CLiC AspenCat LibLime Union Catalog

North Bethesda, MD, October 30, 2014-The Kiowa County District Library is now live on the AspenCat LibLime Koha union catalog for all collection and patron management services. With the accumulation of Center Consolidated Schools, the CLiC AspenCat union catalog now has over 530,000 bibliographic records and 960,000 items. Dolores Public Library staff has worked with LibLime Project Management to successfully transfer bibliographic, item, and patron data to the LibLime Koha application.

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DynaMed™ Adds 61 Recently Released Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations

DynaMed™ Adds 61 Recently Released Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations
~ Recommendations from 12 Organizations are now Easily Accessible to Healthcare Providers at the Point-of-Care ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 29, 2014 — Choosing Wisely Canada just released 61 recommendations that are now available in the evidence-based clinical support tool DynaMed™ from EBSCO Health. The new recommendations to avoid unnecessary tests and treatments are from 12 organizations and have been added to the Choosing Wisely Canada recommendations that previously existed in DynaMed.