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Wiley Signs Agreement to Purchase the Assets of Knewton

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-05-06 13:36
(May 6, 2019). Wiley announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of Knewton, a provider of affordable courseware and adaptive learning technology for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close on or around May 31, 2019, subject to customary closing and regulatory condition. Knewton has developed an advanced learning system demonstrated to deliver highly-personalized learning experiences that drive superior outcomes. The Company's Alta courseware platform delivers high-quality, Open Educational Resource (OER) content to more than 300 colleges and universities, with course offerings in key subject areas, including math, chemistry and economics. The acquisition of the Alta platform, combined with Wiley's reach, will accelerate Wiley's position in the rapidly-growing, affordable courseware market.
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Ex Libris aggiorna i suoi indici Primo e Summon consolidandoli in un indice di discovery centrale unificato

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-05-06 13:36
(May 6, 2019). Ex Libris, ProQuest company, ha annunciato la creazione dell'Indice di discovery centrale (CDI), un indice dei contenuti solido e completo che amplierà le capacità dei servizi di discovery Ex Libris Summon e Primo. Il CDI arricchirà l'esperienza di discovery degli utenti sia attraverso i rinomati servizi di discovery sia consentendo alle biblioteche di supportare in modo più efficace le necessità dei ricercatori mediante servizi di ricerca intelligenti guidati dall'intelligenza artificiale.
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Ex Libris actualizará los índices de Primo y Summon, consolidándolos en un índice unificado de descubrimiento central

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-05-06 13:36
(May 6, 2019). Ex Libris, una empresa de ProQuest, ha anunciado la creación de un Índice Central de Descubrimiento (ICD), un índice robusto y completo de contenidos que ampliará las capacidades de los servicios de descubrimiento Ex Libris Summon y Primo. El ICD enriquecerá la experiencia de descubrimiento de los usuarios a través de los dos servicios emblemáticos de descubrimiento, permitiendo a las bibliotecas dar un mejor soporte a las necesidades de los investigadores a través de servicios de descubrimiento inteligente impulsados por inteligencia artificial.
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San Mateo Public Library to offer Yewno Discover: a cutting-edge tool for next generation research

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-05-06 13:36
(May 6, 2019). Yewno announced that the San Mateo Public Library has adopted its Yewno Discover platform for patron use in its libraries and through its website. Yewno Discover is an intuitive, cutting-edge research tool, powered by Artificial Intelligence. Its highly visual interface encourages lifelong learners of all ages to immerse themselves in research, both formal and casual.
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Innovative appoints Shaheen Javadizadeh as CEO

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2019-05-06 13:36
(May 6, 2019). Innovative, a leading provider of library software, today announced its board of directors has appointed Shaheen Javadizadeh as chief executive officer, effective immediately. Jim Tallman is appointed to the role of executive chairman. Javadizadeh has been with Innovative for three years and previously served as the executive vice president of global sales and marketing.
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ByWater Solutions to attend a Conversation on the Future of the Library Technology Industry at the ALA Annual Conference

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2019-05-04 13:25
(May 4, 2019). Join Brendan Gallagher and other executives representing organizations that produce software or services for libraries on Monday June 24th from 11:00am - 12:00pm at the ALA Annual Conference.
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The bacon bible : more than 200 recipes for bacon you never knew you needed /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781419734618
    Author: Sherman, Peter,


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Cider house cookbook : 127 recipes that celebrate the sweet tart tangy flavors

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781612129402
    Author: Carr, Jonathan, 1972-


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Too blessed to be stressed for moms /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781683224105
    Author: Coty, Debora M,


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Mom knows best cookbook : 250+ easy recipes shared by modern moms plus tips for

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781620933169
    Author:


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Whole beauty. Masks and scrubs : natural beauty recipes for ultimate self-care /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781579659028
    Author: Rose, Shiva


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Woven leather bags : how to craft and weave purses pouches wallets and more /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9780811738231
    Author: Minowa, Naoko


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Anti-inflammatory drinks for health : 100 smoothies shots teas broths and se

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781507209592
    Author: Flaherty, Maryea,


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InstaStyle : curate your life create stunning photos elevate your Instagram in

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781465476685
    Author: Tezza,


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The view from Alameda Island /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9780778369790
    Author: Carr, Robyn


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The invited : a novel /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9780385541398
    Author: McMahon, Jennifer, 1968-


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Day trips around Toronto /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781770859364
    Author: Barber, John (Journalist),


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The bullying breakthrough : real help for parents and teachers of the bullied b

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781683226888
    Author: McKee, Jonathan R. 1970-


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The addiction solution : treating our dependence on opioids and other drugs /

New At the Library - Fri, 2019-05-03 07:07

    ISBN: 9781501179457
    Author: Sederer, Lloyd I.


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Innovative ArchivEra Collections Management Software at AAO 2019

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2019-05-02 19:05
(May 2, 2019). Lucidea's archives collections management applications, ArchivEra, CuadraSTAR Knowledge Center for Archives (SKCA), and Eloquent Archives, will be represented at this year's Archives Association of Ontario (AAO) Conference in Belleville, ON. Visit Lucidea's Phil Wensley on May 9th through 10th, at the Loyalist College to see how easily these applications enable researchers and the public to connect with the historic materials archivists work hard to preserve.
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