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bibliotheca Receives Gold and Platinum Modern Library Awards for Fifth Consecutive Year

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-01-10 23:27
(January 10, 2019). bibliotheca, a leading global library technology solutions provider is proud to announce that it has received four platinum awards and two gold awards in LibraryWorks' fifth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs.) The MLAs were created to recognize the top products and services in the library industry in a truly unbiased format.
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bibliotheca Receives Gold and Platinum Modern Library Awards for Fifth Consecutive Year

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-01-10 23:27
(January 10, 2019). bibliotheca, a leading global library technology solutions provider is proud to announce that it has received four platinum awards and two gold awards in LibraryWorks' fifth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs.) The MLAs were created to recognize the top products and services in the library industry in a truly unbiased format.
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National Library of Cuba collection registered in WorldCat to benefit researchers worldwide

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-01-10 17:25
(January 10, 2019). he University of Florida is working with the Biblioteca Nacional de Cuba José Martí (BNCJM), the National Library of Cuba, to register Cuban materials in WorldCat, the most comprehensive global database of library collections, making these resources available to researchers around the world.
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Springer Nature and The Open University launch a unique Computer Science Ontology (CSO)

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-01-10 11:24
(January 10, 2019). Springer Nature and the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) of The Open University are partnering to provide a comprehensive Computer Science Ontology (CSO) to a broad range of communities engaged with scholarly data. CSO can be accessed free of charge through the CSO Portal, a web application that enables users to download, explore, and provide feedback on the ontology.
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EBSCO Information Services and the American Library Association award five scholarships for librarians to attend ALA Midwinter

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-01-10 11:24
(January 10, 2019). EBSCO Information Services has awarded five librarians with $1,000 scholarships to attend the 2019 ALA Midwinter Conference in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA). The scholarships aim to defray the cost of travel and other expenses, helping librarians take advantage of the conference's professional development and networking opportunities.
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Jobs in Information Technology: January 9, 2019

LITA Blog - Wed, 2019-01-09 14:46

New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks.

New This Week

Penn State University Libraries, Associate Dean for Collections, Research, and Scholarly Communications, University Park, PA

Penn State University Libraries, Engineering Instruction Librarian, University Park, PA

City of Chula Vista, Principal Librarian, Chula Vista, CA

The County of Monterey, County Librarian, Monterey County, CA

University of Arizona Libraries, Department Head, Technology Strategy & Services, Tucson, AZ

Visit the LITA Job Site for more available jobs and for information on submitting a job posting.

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LAC Group names Ron Friedmann Chief Knowledge and Information Officer

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21
(January 9, 2019). LAC Group has hired legal industry tech expert, blogger and business strategist Ron Friedmann to fill the newly created executive role of chief knowledge and information officer. Friedmann, working from Arlington, Va., will report to chief executive officer Rob Corrao and lead the firm's technology initiatives, specifically understanding clients' business and technology needs and developing strategic solutions for customers.
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Eggs on ice /

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21

    ISBN: 9781974918140
    Author: Childs, Laura


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Comanche sunrise /

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21

    ISBN: 9781432847173
    Author: Wolfe, Ethan J.


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The New Iberia blues /

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21

    ISBN: 9781501176876
    Author: Burke, James Lee, 1936-


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The keto reset diet cookbook : 150 low-carb high-fat ketogenic recipes to boost

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21

    ISBN: 9780525576778
    Author: Sisson, Mark, 1953-


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Verses for the dead /

New At the Library - Wed, 2019-01-09 11:21

    ISBN: 9781538747209
    Author: Preston, Douglas J.


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ByWater Solutions announces print management for Libki Kiosk Management System

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-08 23:17
(January 8, 2019). ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha and Libki support, announced today that Libki now includes print management powered by Google Cloud Print.
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Santa Clara County Library District to offer Yewno Discover to library patrons

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-08 17:16
(January 8, 2019). Yewno announced that the Santa Clara County Library District has adopted its Yewno Discover platform for patron use in its libraries. Santa Clara County is the first public library system in the nation to adopt Discover in all of its libraries. Yewno Discover is an intuitive, cutting-edge research tool, powered by Artificial Intelligence. From high schoolers to lifelong learners, public library patrons will appreciate researching subjects using Discover due to its ease of use.
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McGill University upgrades fully to OCLC WorldShare Management Services

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-08 17:16
(January 8, 2019). McGill University, one of Canada's top ranked research-intensive institutions, will be upgrading its knowledge management infrastructure and fully integrating OCLC WorldShare Management Services as its cloud-based library services platform.
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Civica Libraries customers to benefit from greater efficiencies in the cloud

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-08 11:16
(January 8, 2019). Civica has announced the latest release of its cloud-based Spydus library management system, which firmly focuses on improving customer experience and streamlining library administration. Led by customer feedback on the common challenge of growing administration in libraries, this latest upgrade to the leading cloud-based integrated library management system makes essential information available at a glance through a personalised staff dashboard. Spydus Home streamlines the administration burden by making tasks simpler to complete. Spydus Home also acts as a communication tool, delivering updates and announcements in a timely and efficient manner and reducing the need to send multiple emails. It also streamlines workflows for ongoing library tasks such as approvals.
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Public Libraries Achieve Record-Breaking Ebook and Audiobook Usage in 2018

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2019-01-08 11:16
(January 8, 2019). Rakuten OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for over 43,000 libraries and schools worldwide, reported that 2018 public library spending and usage of ebooks, audiobooks and magazines reached record levels. Libraries served over 274 million digital books to card holders in the past 12 months, a 22% increase over the previous year, which is the highest growth rate since 2015.
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ProQuest and Ex Libris expand investment in Latin America

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-07 17:11
(January 7, 2019). ProQuest and Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, are expanding their commitment to their Latin American customers and users, opening three new offices in the region and hiring additional local staff. Grupo Sistemas Logicos, a distributor that has represented Ex Libris in the region, will join the ProQuest family. These investments will enable ProQuest and Ex Libris to work directly with libraries, ensuring high quality service and a smooth transition from working through distributors.
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Big opportunities for small libraries: IMLS launches new special initiative

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-01-07 17:11
(January 7, 2019). The Institute of Museum and Library Services has launched a new special initiative, Accelerating Promising Practices for Small Libraries (APP), and is accepting grant applications now through February 25, 2019. This new funding opportunity is designed specifically to strengthen the ability of small and rural libraries, archives, and related organizations to serve their communities, and awards sizes range from $10,000 to $50,000.
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ByWater Solutions Announces Koha Integration with Recorded Books

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2019-01-04 16:51
(January 4, 2019). ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Koha OPAC Search and Circulation Integration with RBdigital content will be available for libraries for Spring of 2019.
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