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March 5, 2014
EBSCO Information Services to provide Rosetta Stone language-learning resources to libraries. EBSCO Information Services
Rosetta Stone, a leading provider of education technology and language learning solutions, will soon be available to U.S. and Canadian academic and public libraries through a distribution partnership with EBSCO Information Service. EBSCO announced that it will redistribute Rosetta Stone’s well-known interactive language-learning software in the U.S. and Canada.
February 25, 2014
Agreement between California Digital Library and EBSCO Information Services adds more than 30,000 publications . EBSCO Information Services
The eScholarship collection from California Digital Library is now searchable via EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO Discovery Service users may search the full text of more than 30,000 publications from eScholarship’s robust collection. EBSCO continues to add a variety of sources to EDS providing users with the most comprehensive collection of content.
February 20, 2014
EBSCO Information Services Rolls Out 28 New eBook Subject Sets. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has added 28 new eBook Subject Sets to its extensive collection of eBooks. The Sets provide libraries with convenient ways to begin or expand their eBook collections with current, reputable content from leading publishers.
February 18, 2014
Agreement between EBSCO Information Services and Maruzen adds Japanese eBooks to EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
eBook metadata from Maruzen Company Ltd., a leading provider of books, journals and electronic content for universities and libraries in Japan, will be searchable via EBSCO Discovery Service. The agreement between EBSCO and Maruzen will allow metadata from Maruzen’s eBook Library to be added to EDS.
February 13, 2014
Metadata from NEWTON Media, a.s. the leading Media Monitoring provider in Central & Eastern Europe, will be searchable in EBSCO Discovery Service, a robust and comprehensive discovery service from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). NEWTON Media deliveres the largest media news archive in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland and spans many different media sources including news digests of print, radio, television, internet and agency news and monitor current events, advertising, and social networks.
February 11, 2014
Richland Library Launches EBSCO Discovery Service API . EBSCO Information Services
Richland Library in South Carolina has created a truly unique user experience for its library customers, with the help of EBSCO Discovery Service API from EBSCO Information Services. By implementing EDS API, Richland Library was able to use their own website applications for their discovery user interface and still provide their users with all the functionality offered in EBSCO Discovery Service.
February 4, 2014
eBook Religion Collection Now Available from EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services has released a new e-book collection designed to meet the content needs of students and scholars in their study of religion. eBook Religion Collection is subscription package of e-books featuring more than 4,100 titles from over 150 trusted publishers.
January 28, 2014
EBSCO Information Services Chosen as eBook Supplier for American University of Kuwait. EBSCO Information Services
The American University of Kuwait (AUK), an independent, private and coeducational liberal arts institution of higher education, has selected EBSCO Information Services as its e-book supplier for 2014.
January 24, 2014
Louisiana Library Network Selects EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
The Louisiana Library Network has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services to improve discoverability and help promote LOUIS resources to students and other departments. LOUIS is a partnership with academic libraries, state & private libraries, and museums and archives in the state of Louisiana and combines the collective resources of all members to produce a dynamic library consortium. EDS was chosen because of its ability to pull together LOUIS resources while also delivering a simplified search experience that provides quality results.
As schools revisit state curriculum standards and more U.S. states adopt standards such as Common Core and as public libraries work to support their local school systems, EBSCO Information Services is pulling together information to better serve students, educators and librarians. EBSCO has created a curriculum standards webpage to provide easy access to information about the EBSCO databases that are aligned with state standards and Common Core values.
EBSCO Information Services continues to expand coverage in the field of communication with the release of Communication Source. Communication Source is the most comprehensive resource for communication research available today. The resource was developed from a merger of high-quality EBSCO databases, Communication and Mass Media Complete™ and Communication Abstracts, and includes many unique sources never previously available.
January 22, 2014
EBSCO Information Services Awarded Silver in Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services announced that it won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Silver award for excellence in the Best Advance in Performance Support Technology category. EBSCO earned the award as a result of its robust organizational learning solution, Leadership & Management Learning Center.
January 15, 2014
EBSCO Industries President and CEO F. Dixon Brooke Jr. announces retirement and appointment of successor . EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Industries President and CEO F. Dixon Brooke Jr. announced his plans to retire at the end of this current fiscal year, June 30, 2014. The Board of Directors has selected Tim Collins, President of EBSCO Information Services, to succeed Brooke effective at the beginning of the next fiscal year, July 1, 2014.
Plum Analytics becomes part of EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO Information Services
In a deal that brings together the leading subscription services, database, e-book and discovery provider with the leading provider of alternative research metrics, EBSCO Information Services has acquired Plum Analytics. Plum Analytics is the first altmetrics provider to move beyond metrics about articles and track all research output in any form, providing a powerful tool that augments traditional metrics. Plum Analytics is the provider of PlumX, a product that delivers a more complete picture of research and answers questions about research impact for anyone including researchers, librarians, administrators, and funders. PlumX, named Library Journal’s most ambitious database in 2013, gathers metrics across five categories—usage, mentions, captures, social media and citations.
January 8, 2014
EBSCO awards five scholarships for librarians . EBSCO Information Services
In co-sponsorship with American Library Association (ALA), EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has awarded five librarians a $1,500 scholarship to attend the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting, Jan. 24-28 in Philadelphia. As part of the application process, librarians were asked to write an essay of the topic of “What will your library be like in five years?”
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