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Carleton and St. Olaf College Libraries collaborate with Backstage for increased discovery and access
PROVO, Utah, December 9, 2013 – The Bridge Consortium (Northfield, MN), which consists of the Libraries at Carleton and St. Olaf Colleges, is collaborating with Backstage Library Works in database processing as part of the libraries’ initiative to update and maintain their joint catalog.
Equinox Announces J.R. Clarke Live on Evergreen
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Duluth, GA —December 9, 2013
Equinox is proud to announce that J.R.Clarke Public Library in Ohio has gone live on Evergreen as part of the Consortium of Ohio Libraries (COOL). Earlier this fall, the entire consortium migrated to Equinox’s hosting service. For more information, the COOL combined catalog can be viewed online at http://www.cool-cat.org/.
"Shanghai Steam" recognized for tackling the issues of classism, racism, and imperialism in new "How to" by Orson Scott Card
For Immediate Release
EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing is thrilled to announce today that its 2012 Steampunk Anthology release "Shanghai Steam" has been included in Orson Scott Card's latest how-to book - "Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction: How to Create Out-of-This-World Novels and Short Stories" by Orson Scott Card, Phillip Athans, Jay Lake and the editors of Writer's Digest.
In "Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction: How to Create Out-of-This-World Novels and Short Stories" Orson states:
North Bethesda, MD, December 5, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), in Dakar, Senegal, has gone live on LibLime Koha 4.14 as their new ILS.
Graceland University Libraries Choose ByWater Solutions’ Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the libraries at Graceland University are now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
ByWater Solutions and Talkingtech LTD. Announce Formalized Partnership
ByWater Solutions, America’s forefront provider of Koha support, and Talkingtech LTD have announced a formal partnership today regarding integration of Talkingtech’s i-Tiva patron outbound telephone notification, SMS text messaging application and inbound self service application for patrons into Koha.
Backstage completes large-scale retrospective conversion project to benefit England’s new state-of-the-art Library of Birmingham
PROVO, Utah, October 4, 2013 – Backstage Library Works has completed a large-scale retrospective conversion project as part of the development of the new Library of Birmingham which opened on 3 September 2013, replacing the former Central Library. The Library of Birmingham is a new state-of-the-art community hub that houses unique and rare items and includes a new home for the Shakespeare Memorial Room. The new Library is the largest public library in Europe and is a flagship project in the Birmingham City Council’s redevelopment plans.
PROVO, Utah, November 27, 2013 — Backstage Library Works announced today a 30% growth rate in its cataloging support to the library community during 2013. Increasing need for cataloging and metadata services is seen across academic, public and special institutions. Requests are on the rise for cataloging of non-Roman materials as well as special formats, including CDs, DVDs and music scores.
North Bethesda, MD, November 26, 2013- LibLime, a division of PTFS, will be exhibiting at the upcoming Special Library Association’s Military Libraries Workshop (MLW) scheduled for December 9-11 in Huntsville, Alabama.
Liblime, as a division of PTFS, will be showcasing library support services and ArchivalWare Digital Library System (DLS), a browser-based enterprise content management solution that manages both print and digital collections.
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Elgar Titles Now Available through GOBI3
– Agreement to add academic titles to GOBI3database for streamlined ordering –
November 1, 2013, Northampton, MA - Independent academic publisher Edward Elgar Publishing is pleased to announce a partnership with YBP Library Services (YBP), the academic division of Baker & Taylor, to offer ebooks on the award-winning Elgaronline platform through GOBI3 (Global Online Bibliographic Information), YBP’s acquisition and collection management interface.