Library News

ProQuest closes on previously announced sale of its information and learning segment to Cambridge information group

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2020-01-09 11:00
(January 9, 2020). ProQuest Company reported that it has closed on its previously announced transaction with Cambridge Information Group (CIG), under which CIG has acquired its ProQuest Information and Learning segment for approximately $222 million. CIG will combine its Bethesda, Maryland-based CSA subsidiary with Ann Arbor, Michigan-based ProQuest Information and Learning to create a new, privately held independent company, ProQuest-CSA LLC.
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Mr. Jim Grossman Announced as IGI Global's New Director of Sales for North America

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 16:57
(January 8, 2020). IGI Global welcomes Mr. Jim Grossman as the new Director of Sales for North America. Through his new position, Jim will help disseminate access to IGI Global's expanding portfolio of 5,300+ reference books and 185+ scholarly journals, with an extensive focus on IGI Global's expansive line of InfoSci-Databases among libraries, consortium, and the North American research community.
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Mitteilungen/Produktionsbeginn der C3-Bibliothek für Entwicklungspolitik mit Koha 18.11

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 16:57
(January 8, 2020). Die C3-Bibliothek für Entwicklungspolitik in Wien ist eine öffentlich zugängliche wissenschaftliche und pädagogische Fachbibliothek zu den Themen Internationale Entwicklung, Frauen, Gender und Globales Lernen im C3 - Centrum für Internationale Entwicklung. Sie wurde 2009 von den drei Trägerorganisationen Österreichische Forschungsstiftung für Internationale Entwicklung, BAOBAB und Frauen*solidarität gegründet
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Mitteilungen/Produktionsbeginn der Deutschen Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall e. V. mit Koha 19.05

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 16:57
(January 8, 2020). Die Deutsche Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall e. V. / DWA in Hennef befasst sich mit allen übergreifenden Wasserfragen und setzt sich intensiv für die Entwicklung einer sicheren und nachhaltigen Wasserwirtschaft ein. Als politisch und wirtschaftlich unabhängige Organisation arbeitet sie fachlich auf den Gebieten Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser, Abfall und Bodenschutz. Sie ist zugleich Regelsetzer und Bildungsträger. In Europa ist die DWA die mitgliederstärkste Vereinigung auf diesem Gebiet und nimmt durch ihre fachliche Kompetenz bezüglich Normung, Bildung und Information der Öffentlichkeit eine besondere Stellung ein. Die rund 14'000 Mitglieder sind Fachleute und Führungskräfte aus Kommunen, Hochschulen, Ingenieurbüros, Behörden und Unternehmen.
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Jobs in Information Technology: January 8, 2020

LITA Blog - Wed, 2020-01-08 13:26

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EBSCO Information Services and Via Appia announce services agreement for libraries instituting the FOLIO library services platform

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56
(January 8, 2020). A new relationship between EBSCO Information Services and Via Appia ensures that libraries in Brazil looking to adopt the FOLIO Library Services Platform will have access to local hosting and support services. Via Appia will provide FOLIO implementation and support services, backed by EBSCO-hosting technology and data services.
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Public Libraries Reach Record-High Ebook and Audiobook Usage in 2019

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56
(January 8, 2020). Due to their creative efforts in curation, managing multiple lending models and engaging patrons, librarians helped drive public library circulation of digital books to record highs in 2019. Libraries and schools around the world enabled their patrons and students to check out 326 million ebooks, audiobooks and digital magazines in the past 12 months, a 20% increase over the previous year. Publishers and authors benefited from the library's role as valued discovery channel which resulted in record library sales of digital titles across all genres for all audiences. This data was reported by Rakuten OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for over 43,000 libraries and schools worldwide.
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UC selects Ex Libris for Systemwide ILS

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56
(January 6, 2020). The University of California (UC) Libraries have selected the Ex Libris Alma and Primo services to deploy the Systemwide Integrated Library System (SILS). The Council of University Librarians (CoUL) made this decision following the SILS Request for Proposal and careful consideration of the libraries' goals and requirements for a shared solution. We have reached this important project milestone thanks to the hard work and expertise of many; phase 3 involved over sixty project cohort members and extensive, systemwide consultation and review.
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Naked came the Florida man /

New At the Library - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56

    ISBN: 9780062796004
    Author: Dorsey, Tim


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The vanishing /

New At the Library - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56

    ISBN: 9781984806451
    Author: Krentz, Jayne Ann


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Moral compass : a novel /

New At the Library - Wed, 2020-01-08 10:56

    ISBN: 9780399179549
    Author: Steel, Danielle


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Università Carlo Cattaneo chooses Ex Libris Esploro Research Services solution to increase research effectiveness

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2020-01-07 16:54
(January 7, 2020). Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced that the Università Carlo Cattaneo has selected the Ex Libris Esploro™ research services solution to simplify the management of the university's research output and the tracking of research performance.
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Voyager Sopris Learning's LETRS solution earns accreditation from International Dyslexia Association

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2020-01-07 16:54
(January 7, 2020). Cambium Learning Group's Voyager Sopris Learning today announced that LETRS (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling), the company's landmark professional learning that provides educators with the background, depth of knowledge, and tools to teach language and literacy skills to every student, has earned accreditation from the International Dyslexia Association (IDA).
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P.V. Supa acquires 2CQR

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2020-01-04 16:38
(January 4, 2020). P.V. Supa, a privately-owned Library Technology innovator, established in 1996, and operating in 37 countries, is delighted to announce the acquisition of 100% of 2CQR shares. This significant move will see 2CQR continue as an independent company, operating across the whole of the UK & Ireland.
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The sacrament : a novel /

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9780062899873
    Author: Olafur Johann Olafsson


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Instant loss : eat real lose weight /

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9780358121862
    Author: Williams, Brittany, 1989-


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What's killing my chickens? : the poultry predator detective manual : identifica

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9781612129099
    Author: Damerow, Gail


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Guilty not guilty /

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9780525536796
    Author: Francis, Felix


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The power of favor : the force that will take you where you can't go on your own

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9781455534333
    Author: Osteen, Joel


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The probiotic kitchen : more than 100 delectable natural and supplement-free p

New At the Library - Sat, 2020-01-04 10:38

    ISBN: 9781558329898
    Author: Foster, Kelli C.


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