September 30, 2014

Industry Briefs: News from OCLC, Summon, and EBSCO

More libraries Join the OCLC WorldShare Management Services Community Serials Solutions Appoints Paul Brennan to Head Content Operations EBSCO Publishing Brings Associated Press Images Collection to Library Customers

Serial Solutions Will Make Europeana and European Library Material Discoveable via Summon Discovery Service

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From the Serial Solutions Web Site: In cooperation with the Conference of European National Librarians (CENL), the Summon Web-scale Discovery service from Serials Solutions will make the vast collections of The European Library and Europeana discoverable in the Summon unified index. Summon users will be able to search across hundreds of millions of records from […]

Industry Roundup: News from EBSCO, Gale, OCLC, Serial Solutions, & Credo Reference

Here’s a roundup of headlines from four information companies: 1. EBSCO Publishing Enhances German-Language Search 2. Gale unveils all new Times Digital Archive and announces The Sunday Times Digital Archive 3. OCLC and IZUM to investigate partnership to develop library information systems in the Western Balkans 4. Serials Solutions Summon Service Continues to Expand Content […]

Information Industry Headlines: News from LibraryThing for Libraries; ebrary, EBSCO, Swets, and Serial Solutions

1. LibraryThing For Libraries Introduces a New Enhancement Package for Series and Awards 2. ebrary Announces New Corporate Computing E-book Collection 3. University of North Carolina Charlotte Selects EBSCO Discovery Service 4. More than 1 million eBooks now available via SwetsWise! 5. Serials Solutions Adds Sophisticated German-Language Search to the Summon Discovery Service