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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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Phillips Academy Andover Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™

Phillips Academy Andover Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™
~ Prestigious Private School in Massachusetts Opts for EDS to Help
Students Find More Library Resources ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — November 17, 2014 — Phillips Academy Andover, an independent, coeducational boarding high school that enrolls more than 1,100 students, has opted for EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) to provide students with a more streamlined search that can be customized to their needs.

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.

Huntsville-Madison County Public Library Chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support

10/31/2014
CONTACT:
Nathan Curulla
(888) 900-8944
sales@bywatersolutions.com

Huntsville-Madison County Public Library Chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support

ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Huntsville-Madison County Public Library (HMCPL) is the first public library in Alabama to go live on the Koha integrated library system.

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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Arkyves: Online Reference Tool for the History of Culture now available from Brill

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 28 October 2014

New Art History database Arkyves is now available from Brill.

Brill and KITLV publish 100 volumes in Open Access on Southeast Asia

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) - 14 October 2014

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, and KITLV, an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, make the first 100 volumes of the renowned book series the ‘Verhandelingen’, or VKI, available in open access. The books were originally published between 1938 and 1986, and provide an indispensable research collection on Southeast Asia, and especially Indonesia.