BiblioBoard and Minitex Partner on Minnesota-Based Independent Publisher E-Collection
BiblioBoard’s new multi-year partnership with Minitex (a network of academic, public, state government, and special libraries in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) was announced in a media release from the company earlier today.
The Minitex independent publisher e-collection (books and other materials by area authors) will be the fourth statewide ebook project that BiblioBoard.
The other states are North Carolina, Massachusetts, and Arizona. We posted about the Arizona project last May.
From Today’s Announcement:
We’re proud to be starting a Minnesota based independent publisher e-collection. Our libraries have a long tradition of supporting our robust literary community,” states Valerie Horton, Director of Minitex.
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.