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The Code4Lib Journal editors are excited to bring you this latest issue with ten articles. You can find it at http://journal.code4lib.org/issues/issues/issue21; titles and abstracts below.
Editorial Introduction: How Things Change
Crafting Linked Open Data for Cultural Heritage: Mapping and Curation Tools for the Linked Jazz Project
M. Cristina Pattuelli, Matt Miller, Leanora Lange, Sean Fitzell, and Carolyn Li-Madeo
Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 17 July 2013
Brill has launched a new, re-designed version of its corporate website brill.com. The new version includes a cleaner homepage layout with improved navigation, faster and more dynamic search capabilities, an improved webshop, and new dedicated pages for each of Brill’s main publishing programs.
State Library of Massachusetts partners with Backstage Library Works for retrospective conversion, reclassification and digitization
PROVO, Utah, July 15, 2013 — The State Library of Massachusetts has partnered with Backstage Library Works in retrospective conversion, reclassification, and digitization of portions of its legislative and historical collections. The agreement is helping the library to complete a major initiative in data upgrades and physical renovations to create a wide-reaching digital collection on Beacon Hill in Boston, Massachusetts.
MOBIUS, a library consortium in Missouri, has purchased a number of EBSCO eBook™ subscription packages, giving patrons at 59 member libraries access to more than 138,000 eBook titles. This is the first such purchase by MOBIUS and it will give all levels of users access to e-book titles on a wide range of topics.
The release is below and can also be found on the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebscohost.com/newsroom/stories/mobius-libraries-increase-numb... or online at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/MOBIUS/eBooks/prweb10916888.htm
Ingalls Memorial Library Chooses ByWater Solutions' Koha Support
ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that Ingalls Memorial Library, of Rindge, NH is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
North Bethesda, MD, July 10, 2013-The San Francisco Juvenile Justice Center, located in San Francisco, CA has joined LibLime Koha and LibLime Koha 4.16.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Duluth, GA —July 8, 2013
McDowell County Public Library System has gone live on Evergreen as part of the NC Cardinal consortium. Equinox Software oversaw both data migration and staff training. ESI will also continue to provide on-going system administration and technical support for the entire consortium.
North Bethesda, MD, July 3, 2013- The Haxtun Public Library, located in Haxtun, Colorado and a member of the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC), is now live in the AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog for all collection and patron management services.
The Haxtun Public Library staff worked with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from their legacy ILS system. With the addition of the Haxtun Public Library to CLiC, there are now over 660,000 items and nearly 385,000 bibliographic records in the CLiC LibLime Koha Union Catalog.
Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) – 1 July 2013
Brill acquires the prestigious annual, Netherlands Yearbook for History of Art and the accompanying book series, Studies in Netherlandish Art and Cultural History, effective immediately.
In a deal with WBooks (Zwolle, NL) and the renowned Foundation for Dutch Art Historical Publications, Brill, the international scholarly publisher, acquires the prestigious annual Netherlands Yearbook for History of Art and the accompanying book series Studies in Netherlandish Art and Cultural History.