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North Bethesda, MD, August 7, 2013- Gilpin Public Library, located in Blackhawk, CO is now live in the AspenCat LibLime Koha Union Catalog for all collection and patron management services.
The Gilpin Public Library staff worked with LibLime Project Managers to migrate bibliographic, item, and patron data from their legacy ILS system to the LibLime Koha application. With the addition of Gilpin Public Library, there are now over 720,000 items and nearly 430,000 bibliographic records in the CLiC AspenCat Union Catalog.
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BETHLEHEM, Pa., August 6, 2013 — In a groundbreaking pilot project with Lock Haven University, Backstage Library Works has provided the university’s archives with archival processing services, allowing researchers access to the Mary Ward Collection which spans six decades from the 1930s through the 1980s.
Merrill 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 the Merrill Memorial Library, of Yarmouth, ME. is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.
New Agreement Between EBSCO and NetAdvance Provides Japanese-Language Content to EBSCO Discovery Service™
EBSCO continues to bolster EBSCO Discovery Service with valuable language content. An agreement between EBSCO and NetAdvance will add an extensive collection of material for Japanese Studies to EDS. Recent upgrades to the multilingual search feature in EDS also makes non-English content easier to discover, particularly for languages like Japanese that is typically one of the most technically challenging languages for keyword searching. Adding this type of global content in EDS and making it more searchable, addresses the needs of a global and diverse customer base.
The release is below and can also be found online at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/EDS/NetAdvance/prweb10999449.htm or on the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebscohost.com/newsroom/stories/new-agreement-between-ebsco-an....
Dallas, TX — Amigos Library Services (Amigos) announces it has received a Library Cooperation Grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC). The grant will help fund a project to develop a new e-book distribution platform. The planned service will provide e-books for library patrons, searchable through an Amigos search interface or a local library catalog. Amigos will create the platform and negotiate directly with publishers to obtain content. The grant funds will be provided from the U.S.
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August 1, 2013. The Association of Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) in cooperation with Information Today, Inc. (ITI) has announced the appointment of Dr. Gerald Benoît as Editor of the ASIS&T Monograph Series. In this role, Benoît will acquire and develop print and digital monographs covering a range of practical and theoretical topics in information science and technology and allied disciplines.
EBSCO Information Services and Talis Partner to Improve Accessibility and Usability for Mutual Customers
A partnership between EBSCO and Talis will enable EBSCO Discovery Service to be seamlessly integrated into Talis's cloud-based Talis Aspire Reading List and Talis Aspire Digitised Content modules. Mutual users will have the ability to easily discover and use more of their content as a result. The release is below and can also be found on the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebscohost.com/newsroom/stories/ebsco-information-services-and... and online at: http://www.librarytechnology.org/message-send.pl?SID=20121023554779052
PROVO, Utah, July 31, 2013 — Backstage Library Works and the University of Pennsylvania Libraries have collaborated to bring full-text search and discovery to the entire collection of Isaac Leeser’s correspondence.
The Gershwind-Bennett Isaac Leeser Digital Repository features access to the personal papers and publications of Isaac Leeser, widely regarded as the foremost American Jewish leader in antebellum America. The repository is the first major collaborative effort undertaken by the Jesselson-Kaplan American Genizah Project.
The Corona 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 the Corona Public Library, of Corona, CA. is now live on their installation of the Koha integrated library system.