Brill announces a new forthcoming book series -- The Green Scholars Initiative: Papyrus Series, Edited by Dirk Obbink and Jerry Pattengale – that includes rare, unpublished papyri texts from the private Green Collection. Jeffrey Fish is serving as the editor of volume one.
~ Metadata for Over 650,000 E-books Accessible to EBSCO Discovery Service™ Users ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 31, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and Apabi have come to an agreement allowing metadata from Apabi’s e-book collection to be added to the Base Index of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS). The e-books from Apabi are designed to offer a vast collection in a variety of subject areas to researchers in higher education, public libraries, corporations and government.
~New look and feel of EBSCONET showcases improved overall usability and e-package renewal functionality — and lays the foundation for even more enhanced subscription management capabilities~
Birmingham, Ala. – July 31, 2012 – EBSCONET® Subscription Management has released a new user interface with improved usability and flexibility, in addition to enhanced functionality for renewing e-journal package content.
The LCC International University Library Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and the U.S.' forefront provider of Koha (www.koha-community.org) support, announced today that the LCC International University Library in Klaipėda, Lithuania is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
This Week In Libraries (TWIL), the first global library internet TV show, is now also available via iTunes as an audio podcast. This video-based talk show, produced by Shanachie Media, is halfway through its 3rd season, and now librarians around the world have the chance to subscribe to the audio version of the show in iTunes so they can listen to their favorite episodes on their smartphones on their way to work, or whenever they like.
North Bethesda, MD, July 26, 2012: LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces Independence Community College has joined the SEKLS Koha union catalog.
Independence Community College is a member of the Southeast Kansas Library System (SEKLS). SEKLS serves member libraries in over 60 cities in Southeast Kansas and several of those members participate in a Koha union catalog.
The Chinook Library Network Goes Live on Koha with ByWater Solutions
ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and the U.S.’ forefront provider of Koha (www.koha-community.org) support, announced today that the Chinook Library Network in Oregon is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
~ UK Parliamentary and Official Documents Added to EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 26, 2012 —Dandy Booksellers’ Public Information Online (PIO) is the latest content source to be added to EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO). Public Information Online is an archive of United Kingdom Parliamentary and official documents. The addition of this content will serve as a valuable resource for EDS users with interest in UK law, history and official information.
~ French Journals Covering Field of Humanities Expands International Content in EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 24, 2012 — Persée content is now available via EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Publishing. Due to a recent agreement with Persée, EBSCO Discovery Service, now indexes scientific French journals in the field of humanities. EDS offers metadata for all Persée content and searchable full-text for freely available content. This addition confirms EBSCO’s commitment to continually expand international content in EDS.
Bethesda, MD, July 20, 2012 LibLime, a division of PTFS, announces that the Athens Independent School District of Athens, Texas, has gone live on LibLime Koha 4.10. The School District is running a union catalog with the combined collections of three elementary school libraries, one middle school library, and one high school library.