May 22, 2022

O’Reilly Titles Now Available on ebrary Platform & Summon Adding Japanese Language eBook Content

A couple of ebook-related items from ProQuest.

1. O’Reilly Titles Now Available on ebrary Platform

ebrary now offers more than 2,500 titles for perpetual purchase from O’Reilly Media, Microsoft Press, and several publishers distributed by O’Reilly Media including Maker Media, Rocky Nook, Rosenfeld Media, JIST, TIDBits and XML Press.

Offering topics such as programming, open source software, operating systems, big data, interface design and more, the O’Reilly selection aligns with key academic programs, enabling users to gain both foundational technical skills and deep technical expertise.

Titles are available to academic and public libraries globally.

2. Serials Solutions Summon Discovery Service Will Index Japanese Ebook Content from Maruzen

Metadata from the Maruzen eBook Library will be indexed in the Summon service and mutual subscribers of each company’s service will be able to discover this authoritative ebook content, encompassing topics ranging from the humanities and social sciences to science, engineering and medicine.

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