October 20, 2021

LYRASIS Launches FOSS4LIB to Provide Guidance to Libraries about Open Source Software

From a LYRASIS Announcement: LYRASIS is pleased to announce the launch of its FOSS4LIB (Free/Open Source Software for Libraries), a website dedicated to providing guidance about open source software for the library community. [Clip] FOSS4LIB offers a set of Decision Support Tools for the library community to assess open source readiness and related decisions. The […]

ARL Signs Agreement With LYRASIS Who Will Negotiate For Online Content on Behalf of Interested ARL Members

From ARL; On November 18, 2011, the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and LYRASIS signed an agreement designating LYRASIS as an agent to negotiate licenses for online content on behalf of interested ARL member libraries. This is the culmination of an effort that began in 2010 to identify a strategy for ARL to influence the […]

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 […]