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ByWater Solutions Welcomes D Ruth Bavousett as Lead Migration Specialist
Research Reveals Students More Satisfied with
New Gale In Context Product Line
Gale’s Opposing Viewpoints in Context Also Named
“Most Improved Product” by The Charleston Advisor
Farmington Hills, Mich., Jan. 10, 2011 — Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced results of independent customer satisfaction research and analysis revealing that college and university students are now more satisfied with the Gale In Context platform, which was designed based on user input and an in-depth study of student research processes.
DUBLIN, Ohio, January 8, 2011—OCLC and Amigos Library Services, two leading nonprofit library membership organizations, have entered into a new partnership to provide libraries with expanded implementation, training and education services for OCLC’s new Web-scale Management Services.
~ Full Text Counterpart to Criminal Justice Abstracts Available Soon via EBSCOhost®~
IPSWICH, Mass. — January 7, 2011 — Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text™ a new full text database will soon be available from EBSCO Publishing. The database provides extensive full text coverage of all essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology.
~ New EBSCOhost® Database Offers Latest Insight on Entrepreneurship through a Large Collection of Periodicals and Books, Case Studies, Business Cases and Videos ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — January 7, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing has introduced Entrepreneurial Studies Source™, a new resource designed to help students with their entrepreneurial studies. The database provides the latest insight on topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small businesses.
Research Libraries UK (RLUK) Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™ for Implementation in Top Research Libraries in the United Kingdom
~RLUK—Representing Nearly 30 of the Top Research Libraries in the United Kingdom Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — January 7, 2010 — A new agreement between Research Libraries UK (RLUK) and EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) means RLUK will facilitate the cost-effective provision of the EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) to its members. RLUK is a consortium of 29 of the largest research organizations in the United Kingdom and Ireland, including the three UK national libraries.
~ Moving Beyond Unicode Compliance and Continuing Development Improves the
Searchability of Non-Roman Characters from Journals and Other Metadata ~
New Service from EBSCO Publishing Allows Libraries to Use EBSCOhost® as the Front End of Their Online Catalog
~Let EBSCO “host” Your Catalog—EBSCO Publishing Now Enhancing the User Experience of Online Catalogs by using EBSCOhost® Search Functionality~
IPSWICH, Mass. — January 7, 2011 — EBSCO Publishing is leveraging its expertise in loading and enriching data along with the popularity of the EBSCOhost® interface to enable public libraries to use EBSCOhost as the front end of their online catalogs. Loading catalog records on EBSCOhost® allows public libraries to provide public library patrons with a better user experience using the features and functionality of EBSCOhost.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Norcross, GA —January 7, 2011
Sage Library System of Eastern Oregon has gone live with Evergreen as their next generation ILS. Equinox Software, Inc oversaw the installation and migration of data from their previous system.
Sage Library System of Eastern Oregon consists of 63 public and school libraries. The University of Eastern Oregon library is also a member and the university provides hosting services for the consortium.
MacArthur Foundation funds ‘Reference Extract’ to draw on librarians’ expertise and add credibility to Web search experience
DUBLIN, Ohio, January 6, 2011—The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation has awarded $350,000 to fund researchers and developers from OCLC, the information schools of Syracuse University and the University of Washington and Zepheira LLC to continue work creating a more credible Web search experience based on the unique expertise, services and input from librarians worldwide.