July 28, 2021

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 […]

Acquisitions: EBSCO Acquires Ergonomics Abstract from Taylor & Francis

From EBSCO Publishing: EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has acquired Ergonomics Abstracts from Taylor & Francis. The database is focused on ergonomics and human factors. Ergonomics Abstracts provides indexing for eBooks, journal articles and reference works in a variety of fields that will be of value to academic libraries and research institutes as well as ergonomists, health […]

Industry Briefs: News from EBSCO, Elsevier, and ProQuest (5 Items)

1. EBSCO Discovery Service Expands German Content with the Addition of Social Sciences Information from SOFIS and SOLIS 2. EBSCONET ERM Essentials Made Even Better! 3. Elsevier Introduces SciVerse Scopus Alerts Individual 4. Elsevier and the University of Sydney Announce Prize Winners of 24-Hour Hackathon 5. ProQuest Unlocks New Paths for Research of Key African […]

New From EBSCO: Serials Price Projections Report for 2012

From an EBSCO Announcement/Summary: At the time of writing, we expect the overall effective publisher price increases for academic and academic/medical libraries for 2012 (before currency impact) to be in the range of 4 to 6 percent. [Clip] Since the last publication of this report a year ago, the global economic environment has remained challenged, […]

Info Industry: SAE Digital Library Adds eBooks and EBSCO Adds Adam Matthew Group Adds Primary Source Collections

1. Mobile: All Oxford Journals (More than 250 From Oxford U. Press) Are Now Mobile-Optimized Powered by Highwire Press platform. 1. Engineering: SAE’s Digital Library Database is Now Home to 117 Full Text eBooks 2. History: EBSCO Publishing and the Adam Matthew Group Adds Primary Source Collections to EBSCO Discovery Service 3. Digital Preservation: eJournals: […]

New: Interview with Sam Brooks, Senior VP for Sales and Marketing with EBSCO Publishing, About H.W.Wilson

From The Charleston Advisor: Sam Brooks, Senior VP for Sales and Marketing with EBSCO Publishing is interviewed for his views about EBSCO’s May 2011 acquisition of the H.W. Wilson Company. The interview covers topics such as the future of the H.W. Wilson Company and its various products, the future of the H.W. Wilson brand, plans […]

Info Industry Update: News from Library Anywhere, LibraryThing, EBSCO, and IEEE

1. Library Anywhere Adds QR Codes Superb idea Tim! 2. New on LibraryThing: “What Should You Borrow” Recommendation  Feature Cool Idea Tim! 3. EBSCO Publishing Increases Access to Retro Indexes from H.W. Wilson 4. New IEEE Web Portal Provides Access to the Latest Developments in Life Sciences

Info Industry Briefs from EBSCO, Boopsie, Serial Solutions, Macmillan, Lyrasis, and Portico

EBSCO and Elsevier Reach Agreement to Provide Full-Text Searching of All SciVerse ScienceDirect Journals & eBooks Boopsie Announces One-Click Access to OverDrive eBook Collection Serials Solutions Announces Development of New Web-Scale Management Solution LYRASIS Technology Services announces Discovery and Delivery Software expansion Milestones: One Thousand bX Customers: A Tribute to the Value of the Scholarly […]

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

eBooks and Audiobooks: News/Instructions About Move of NetLibrary Materials to EBSCOHost Posted

EBSCO has provided some news and instructions about move that’s set for next month on this web page.…