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LYRASIS announces James English as Product Development Strategist for Library Simplified/SimplyE, signalling ongoing commitment to support public library open source initiatives

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 28, 2018). LYRASIS announced that James English will be joining LYRASIS as the Product Development Strategist for Library Simplified/SimplyE, signalling the organization's ongoing commitment to supporting public libraries and creating a strong open source community. Library Simplified is an open source eReading platform initially developed by The New York Public Library with funding from the the Institute of Museum and Library Services to help libraries manage eBook collections, boost circulation and improve access to books to encourage reading and literacy. SimplyE is the mobile application that gives users one-click access to their library's eBook catalog with just a library card through the Library Simplified middleware platform, simplifying a user's ability to securely and privately connect with their library.
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Digital Bookmobile marks 10th anniversary celebrating library ebooks

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 27, 2018). As the popularity of ebooks and audiobooks continues to grow, so has the high-tech Digital Bookmobile, celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. This traveling exhibit tours public libraries and schools throughout North America to promote their digital catalog of ebooks, audiobooks and other digital content to their communities. During its 10 years of operation, over 225,000 readers of all ages have been introduced to the seamless process of browsing and borrowing digital books through library apps including Libby, the award-winning one-tap reading app. The Digital Bookmobile is powered by OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools.
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Applications now being accepted for 2019 IFLA/OCLC Fellowship Program for librarians from developing countries

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 26, 2018). OCLC and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) are now accepting applications for library professionals to participate in the 2019 Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program.
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GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO and TIND partner to improve acquisitions workflows

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 24, 2018). A new partnership between GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO, a division of EBSCO Information Services, and TIND is aimed at streamlining GOBI acquisitions for TIND libraries. Libraries using the TIND ILS are now able to use new functionality to streamline the acquisitions process. Utilizing the GobiAPI will allow TIND systems to fully integrate with the GOBI platform in real-time, facilitating the immediate transfer of bibliographic and order data from GOBI to TIND ILS.
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New technical publishers join Ingram

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 22, 2018). Ingram Publisher Services, an Ingram brand, announces the addition of three new technical and professional publisher clients to its sales and distribution network including: Hanser Publications, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, and International Society for Technology in Education. Ingram Publisher Services will handle all distribution activities for these client publishers including warehousing, invoicing and collection, customer service and data management, and will provide sales representation to Amazon. In addition, IPS will handle sales representation to Baker and Taylor and Follett for IET and ISTE.
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New Online Storefront, gift cards make shopping Follett Book Fairs easy for everyone

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 22, 2018). As Follett continues its rapid expansion of Follett Book Fairs, the company today announced the launch of a new online storefront for students and parents, plus the debut of gift cards. The storefront features the same great selection of books that early childhood, elementary and middle school students shopped for during their school's Follett Book Fair. The storefront gives parents and students an opportunity to preview available titles at an upcoming event and offers convenient online shopping after the fair.
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Equinox migrates Keystone College to Koha

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-20 19:32
(August 22, 2018). Equinox announced the successful migration of Keystone College to Koha. The migration encompassed 41,028 bibliographic records and 3,561 patrons including bibliographic, patron, item, and transactional data. Equinox provided Koha support, hosting, and auxiliary services to Keystone College as well as implementation and project management. Remote training was also provided by Equinox's staff. Keystone College was founded in 1868 as Keystone Academy as one of the first institutions of higher education in northeastern Pennsylvania. This year they are marking their 150th Anniversary.
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Fear : Trump in the White House /

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    ISBN: 9781501175510
    Author: Woodward, Bob, 1943-


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Field of bones /

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    ISBN: 9780062864956
    Author: Jance, Judith A.


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The other woman /

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    ISBN: 9781250192011
    Author: Jones, Sandie,


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The glass ocean : a novel /

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    ISBN: 9780062642462
    Author: Williams, Beatriz


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Healing PCOS : a 21-day plan for reclaiming your health and life with polycystic

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    ISBN: 9780062748188
    Author: Medling, Amy,


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Time's convert /

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    ISBN: 9780525561347
    Author: Harkness, Deborah E., 1965-


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Robert B. Parker's Colorblind : a Jesse Stone novel /

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    ISBN: 9780399574948
    Author: Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956-


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Shadow tyrants /

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    ISBN: 9780735219069
    Author: Cussler, Clive


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Beehive Alchemy : how to use honey propolis beeswax and pollen to make your o

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    ISBN: 9781631594915
    Author: Ahnert, Petra


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Echoes in the walls /

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    ISBN: 9781501162596
    Author: Andrews, V. C.


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Leverage in death /

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    ISBN: 9781250161581
    Author: Robb, J. D., 1950-


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In his father's footsteps : a novel /

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    ISBN: 9780399179273
    Author: Steel, Danielle


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Walking shadows /

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    ISBN: 9780062882646
    Author: Kellerman, Faye


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