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December 3, 2013
Content from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office now searchable via EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, an agency of the Department of Commerce, is the latest content source to be added to EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services. Patent attorneys, patent agents and others involved in intellectual property management will benefit from the addition of USPTO’s Patent Application Full Text and Patent Full Text to EDS.
November 25, 2013
The John Cotton Dana Award accepting online entries for outstanding library public relations. EBSCO Information Services
The American Library Association (ALA) is now accepting submissions for the John Cotton Dana Award (JCD). The award, which is managed by the Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) division of ALA, honors outstanding library public relations. Eight $10,000 awards are granted each year by the H.W. Wilson Foundation and the annual Awards Ceremony is sponsored by the ALA and EBSCO Information Services.
November 14, 2013
eBook History Collection Now Available from EBSCO Information Services. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services has released eBook History Collection, a growing subscription package of eBook titles concentrated in the various aspects of World History that is a strong complement to any academic collection.
November 12, 2013
EBSCO Introduces RIPM e-Library of Music Periodicals -- offering rare collection of full-text music journals. EBSCO Information Services
RIPM e-Library of Music Periodicals is now available from EBSCO Information Services. RIPM e-Library of Music Periodicals is a collection of rare primary source documents offering music researchers access to a special selection of full text music journals unavailable elsewhere.
November 7, 2013
KidsCareEverywhere brings the latest medical information to developing countries. EBSCO Information Services
Health professionals in multiple impoverished countries in Asia and Africa have access to the latest evidence-based, pediatric clinical information because of innovative work being done by KidsCareEverywhere. According to a recent study in the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, access to that information helps healthcare professionals manage care in low-income countries. EBSCO Health donates the clinical point-of-care resource PEMSoft, the definitive resource for evidence-based, pediatric clinical information at the point-of-care, to KidsCareEverywhere. The California nonprofit then trains the doctors and nurses on how to use the software to provide better health care to children in public hospitals and clinics.
October 29, 2013
EBSCO Forms ILS partnership with Aurora Information Technology. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services and Aurora Information Technology, an Australian-based company specializing in LMS research, develop and support, are announcing a new ILS partnership providing expanded services to customers. EBSCO and Aurora IT will collaborate to enable EBSCO Discovery Service to be seamlessly integrated into Aurora IT’s LMS system improving accessibility and usability for mutual customers.
October 22, 2013
EBSCO Information Services joins ORCID. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services announces it is now a member of Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID), an open, non-profit, community-driven effort to create and maintain a registry of unique and persistent researcher identifiers. ORCID works with the community to embed these identifiers in research workflows and systems to connect researchers with their scholarly activities and contributions.
October 19, 2013
Content from Japan Medical Abstracts Society being loaded into EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
Bibliographic citations and abstracts from Ichushi Web, Japan’s largest medical-literature database, will be searchable for mutual customers via EBSCO Information Services robust and comprehensive discovery service, EBSCO Discovery Servic due to a recent agreement between EBSCO and the Japan Medical Abstracts Society.
October 10, 2013
EBSCO eBooks chosen as vendor for SUPC members. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO eBooks from EBSCO Information Services has been chosen as an e-book supplier for higher education libraries in England. Members who participate in this joint consortia agreement will be able to select e-books from EBSCO’s extensive collection including nearly 500,000 e-books and audiobooks.
October 8, 2013
EBSCO Honored by Chief Learning Officer Magazine. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) received a prestigious Learning In Practice Award from Chief Learning Officer magazine. The company was awarded the Bronze Excellence in Content Award for its accomplishments in creating superior learning content. This is the second year in a row that EBSCO has received this recognition.
October 3, 2013
EBSCO enters ILS Partnership with Slovakia’s SVOP connecting mutual customers with EBSCO Discovery Service. EBSCO Information Services
A new ILS partnership between EBSCO Information Services and Slovakia’s SVOP will provide access to EBSCO Discovery Service’s unified index for mutual customers. The partnership will further expand the quality and amount of content available for SVOP users while adding the enhanced features and functionality available from EDS.
EBSCO Information Services Releases a Complimentary Version of ERIC. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services is making the government database ERIC available during the government shutdown. ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, is typically available through the government website (http://eric.ed.gov/) as well as via EBSCO’s EBSCOhost research platform. Because of the shutdown the government website is unavailable so EBSCO has decided to temporarily open its version of ERIC and make it available at: http://www.ebsco.com/freeERIC .
October 1, 2013
EBSCO Announces Winner of the 2013 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is pleased to announce that Acquisitions Librarian Jamie Wilson, from Millsaps-Wilson Library of Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., is the winner of the 2013 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship. Ms. Wilson will use the scholarship to attend the 33rd Annual Charleston Conference, which will take place in Charleston, S.C. from Nov. 6-9.
September 26, 2013
EBSCO Adds 15 New eBook Subject Sets in High-Interest Subjects. EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has introduced 15 new EBSCO eBook™ Subject Sets to help librarians build their e-book collections. Subject Sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topics designed to meet the needs of libraries while simplifying collection development.
EBSCO Releases 2014 Serials Price Projection Report. EBSCO Information Services
Each year, EBSCO releases its Serials Price Projections, based on surveys of a wide range of publishers and reviews of historical serials pricing data to assist information professionals as they make budgeting decisions for the upcoming renewals season. For 2014, the overall effective publisher price increases for academic and academic/medical libraries are expected to be in the range of 6 to 8 percent (before currency impact).
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