Louisiana Libraries Sign Statewide Licensing Agreement with Credo Reference
From Credo Reference:
LOUIS: The Louisiana Library Network (LOUIS) and the State Library of Louisiana have signed a new statewide agreement to partner with Credo Reference (www.credoreference.com) in their efforts to promote information literacy and research effectiveness. Both organizations are pleased to announce this joint effort to support library users across the state.
“The agreement with Credo allows us to offer a solution that fulfills the broad diversity of needs across our member libraries,” commented Sara Zimmerman, Executive Director, LOUIS. “We are confident that our students and faculty will be well-served by this new collaboration.”
Under the agreement, students, faculty, researchers and patrons at all Louisiana academic, public and K-12 libraries will have access to the hundreds of highly-regarded reference titles that comprise Credo General Reference Premium. The agreement also includes over 10,000 Credo Topic Pages, which will be customized to encourage discovery and exploration by students and faculty.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.