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September 16, 2014
Kate Lawrence named Vice President of User Research at EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services has named Kate Lawrence Vice President, User Research. Lawrence leads the User Research Team and the research activities that enable EBSCO to gain user insight and improve the customer experience across the portfolio of EBSCO products.
September 15, 2014
Utah State University Opts for EBSCO Discovery Service via Innovative’s Encore Duet. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Discovery Service via Encore Duet has been selected by Utah State University as its discovery solution to help the library consolidate its diverse resources. The service will also make resources more readily available to library users through an intuitive interface. The university adopted Innovative's Encore discovery solution several years ago and when the new partnership between Innovative and EBSCO Information Services was announced, they were intrigued by the possibilities offered by the integration of EDS via Encore Duet.
September 12, 2014
Forbes Announces Agreement With EBSCO To Digitize All Content From 1917 To 2000. EBSCO Information Services
Forbes announced an agreement with EBSCO Information Services to create Forbes Digital Archive, a digital archive of the entire Forbes backfile with content from 1917 to 2000.
September 8, 2014
SEALS Consortium in South Africa Selects EBSCO Discovery Service via Innovative’s Encore Duet. EBSCO Information Services
Member Libraries in the SEALS Consortium, located in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, have selected EBSCO Discovery Service via Innovative’s Encore Duet. The SEALS Consortium includes Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, University of Fort Hare, Walter Sisulu University and Rhodes University.
ORCID and Plum Analytics work together to maximize information available about scholarly activities. EBSCO Information Services
Researchers can now easily connect with their scholarly activities and contribution while also tracking the metrics from their work by using the combination of Open Research and Contributor ID (ORCID) and PlumX, from Plum Analytics, an EBSCO company. The integration of the two services allows all of the metrics from the public work associated with a particular ORCID identifier to be collected when the identifier is added to a PlumX profile.
September 2, 2014
DynaMed to utilize information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. EBSCO Information Services
Healthcare professionals will be able to access information about the latest and most complete oncology guidelines available at the point of care following an agreement between EBSCO Health and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Information from NCCN will be summarized along with other evidence and guidelines in the content available from the clinical reference tool DynaMed.
August 21, 2014
EBSCO’s eBook Collection Continues to Expand with Release of 12 New Subject Sets. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services announces the release of 12 new EBSCO eBook Subject Sets, which increases the total number to more than 200.
August 17, 2014
University of Virginia upgrades from Primo Central to EBSCO Discovery Service API via Blacklight. EBSCO Information Services
University of Virginia, one of the top research academic institutions in the country, has migrated from Primo Central to the EBSCO Discovery Service API for better search retrieval as well as customer support. By implementing the EDS API with the libraries’ Blacklight-driven interface, University of Virginia is able to use its own website applications for a discovery user interface and still provide users with all the functionality offered in EBSCO Discovery Service.
August 10, 2014
EBSCO introduces new magazine archives including Forbes and Bloomberg Businessweek. EBSCO Information Services
Libraries can own the 20th century collections of two of the leading business magazines now that the complete backfiles for Forbes and Bloomberg Businessweek are available from EBSCO Information Services. The entire digital archives going back to volume 1, issue 1 of the magazines are included in EBSCO’s Forbes Digital Archive™ and Bloomberg Businessweek Digital Archive™.
August 5, 2014
EBSCO Health Introduces Nursing Reference Center Plus. EBSCO Information Services
Nurses looking for information to help provide the best care possible to their patients can now turn to Nursing Reference Center Plus from EBSCO Health. The evidence-based clinical decision support tool was created by nurses for nurses and is designed to improve nursing practice and positively impact patient care.
July 31, 2014
EBSCO eBooks Now Offers E-books from Hachette Book Group. EBSCO Information Services
Popular fiction and non-fiction e-books published by Hachette Book Group are now available from EBSCO Information Services. Hachette, a “Big 5” trade and educational publisher, has partnered with EBSCO to give customers of EBSCO eBooks access to titles from authors like David Baldacci, Michael Connelly, Elin Hilderbrand, Anne River Siddons and more.
July 28, 2014
Old Dominion University finding success with EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
In the year since Old Dominion University switched from another discovery solution to EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services, the library has witnessed a smooth transition and succeeded in making their library collection more accessible.
July 25, 2014
It has been two years since the launch of EBSCO Discovery Service and SirsiDynix for Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and the university reports its usage of resources has maintained a steady increase during that time. When the university first looked at discovery services they considered many options but chose EDS and SirsiDynix to optimize and increase use of the library’s collection--which includes 23 databases and 80,000 e-books. Ensuring a good return on investments was a priority for the university and now they can see their decision to go with EDS and SirsiDynix was the right one.
EBSCO eBooks will indicate Choice Outstanding Academic titles. EBSCO Information Services
An agreement between Choice magazine, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries and EBSCO Information Services will highlight the EBSCO eBooks that have been named Choice Outstanding Academic Titles. This agreement will allow librarians to easily identify and acquire the titles that have been designated as excellent in presentation and scholarship, bringing exceptional support to the research of their students and faculty and increasing the value of their overall library collection.
July 21, 2014
Open University of Cyprus switches to EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
After trying two other discovery solutions, Open University of Cyprus has made the switch to EBSCO Discovery Service, the discovery solution from EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO was able to deliver the service and support the university was looking for as well as provide unique customization options and a fully integrated solution.
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