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April 1, 2015

Ingram Publisher Services Adds Five New Clients. Ingram Content Group

Studios, Cahiers d'Art, Edgy Reads, Elevate Publishing and Mango Media to its growing list of publisher clients.

Penguin Random House scholarship recipients to be honored at OverDrive’s Digipalooza conference. Overdrive

OverDrive and Penguin Random House are proud to announce the winners of the 2015 Penguin Random House Digipalooza Scholarship. Digipalooza, OverDrive’s international user group conference for partner libraries and schools from the OverDrive worldwide network, will take place August 5-7, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. As a Conference Partner at Digipalooza, Penguin Random House sponsored a scholarship program to enable the attendance of five public library professionals and five school librarians and media specialists.

March 31, 2015

Library Journal and NoveList announce the LibraryAware Community Award recipients. EBSCO Information Services

Three libraries are recipients of the 2015 LibraryAware Community Award given by Library Journal and underwritten by LibraryAware, a product of the NoveList division of EBSCO Information Services. The Dothan Houston County Library System in Alabama was the first place recipient, Saint Paul Public Library in Minnesota was awarded second place, while third place went to Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Kansas.

March 30, 2015

EBSCO Discovery Service Chosen by Boys’ Preparatory School in British Columbia. EBSCO Information Services

St. George’s School, a boys’ preparatory school in Vancouver, British Columbia, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services as their one-stop information search shop. St George’s Senior School’s library—known as the Senior Learning Commons—has implemented EDS to help students find the best information for their particular research needs as well equip them to become better researchers for the future.

Mercyhurst University Library chooses ByWater Solutions’ Koha support. ByWater Solutions

ByWater Solutions announced that Mercyhurst University’s Hammermill Library in Erie, PA is now live with their installation of the Koha open source ILS.

Springer and Jisc reach agreement on a model to reduce the total cost of ownership of open access and journal subscriptions. Springer

Springer Science+Business Media and Jisc have agreed on a new arrangement which takes into account UK scientists’ need to comply with multiple funders’ open access policies and to have access to the vast library of scientific articles published by Springer, while containing the combined costs of article processing charges and subscriptions.

March 27, 2015

3M announces enhanced integration with SirsiDynix ILS. 3M Library Systems

As part of its ongoing commitment to ensure library staff are able to efficiently meet the needs of their patrons, 3M Library Systems announces the completion of full integration between the new SirsiDynix Symphony 3.5 ILS and the 3M RFID Staff Workstation.

March 26, 2015

Resources for the Future joins LibLime Koha 4.18. LibLime

Resources for the Future (RFF) is now live on LibLime Koha 4.18 for all collection and patron management services. RFF features with 4.18 include authority control, expanded SIP2 support for renewals, the Solr search engine, and RDA compliance. As with all versions of LibLime Koha since 4.8, the entire application resides in the Plack environment for enhanced performance.

March 25, 2015

Ex Libris Alma and Primo adopted by Arkansas Tech University. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the Ross Pendergraft Library of the Arkansas Tech University has selected the Ex Libris Alma library management solution as well as the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution. Following an extensive and formal market evaluation, and continuing the trend of current Ex Libris Voyager customers upgrading to Alma, the library is aiming to streamline operations by providing a cloud-based, open, and unified platform for all collections, which integrates smoothly with the university’s two satellite campuses.

TLC’s solid 2014 sets stage for prosperous 2015. The Library Corporation

The Library Corporation celebrated its 40th year of business by adding new customers, renewing relationships with long-time customers, and bolstering its offerings to public, school, academic, and special libraries.

LexisNexis Academic will soon be accessible through OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services. OCLC

OCLC and LexisNexis are working together to make the LexisNexis Academic database available to mutual subscribers through OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services.

ProQuest and Google collaborate to improve researchers’ workflows. ProQuest

ProQuest will enable the full text of its scholarly journal content to be indexed in Google Scholar, improving research outcomes. Work is underway and the company anticipates that by the third-quarter of 2015, users starting their research in Google Scholar will be able to access scholarly content via ProQuest.

SirsiDynix joins hands in supporting GIANT Steps Autism Preschool. SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix is joining hands with a number of other Utah businesses to support GIANT Steps Autism Preschool. In partnership with Wasatch Mental Health and Alpine School District, GIANT Steps aims to provide early education for preschool-aged children diagnosed with autism.

Ex Libris Alma and Primo adopted by Arkansas Tech University. Ex Libris

Ex Libris announced that the Ross Pendergraft Library of the Arkansas Tech University has selected the Ex Libris Alma library management solution as well as the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution. Following an extensive and formal market evaluation, and continuing the trend of current Ex Libris Voyager customers upgrading to Alma, the library is aiming to streamline operations by providing a cloud-based, open, and unified platform for all collections, which integrates smoothly with the university’s two satellite campuses.

March 24, 2015

LaSalle Public Library selects EnvisionWare for computer and print management. EnvisionWare

EnvisionWare announced that LaSalle Public Library in Illinois has selected EnvisionWare Suite for computer and print management.

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