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Innovative Expands Library Staff Workflow Options with Mobile Worklists Release 2.4

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 19:17
(April 26, 2017). Innovative Interfaces, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, has launched Mobile Worklists Release 2.4 to give library staff increased flexibility and control when managing workflows from a mobile device. Building on the list management capabilities in Mobile Worklists, a native mobile app, the new release adds the ability to star items in a list, so users can categorize item entries based on their library's unique workflow needs.
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Small Kansas elementary school beats odds to win grand prize in Sixth Annual Follett Challenge

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 19:17
(April 26, 2017). Located 80 miles northeast of Wichita with a proud population of approximately 460 residents, Strong City, Kansas is renowned for its production of agriculture and cattle, and as annual host of the Flint Hills Rodeo. Now, the rural town's elementary school will be known as the grand-prize winner of the sixth annual Follett Challenge, a contest sponsored by Follett seeking the most innovative K-12 programs teaching 21st-century skills in today's schools.
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Auto-Graphics, Inc. keeps adding to its impressive statewide library resource-sharing portfolio with sales of SHAREit

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 19:17
(April 26, 2017). Auto-Graphics announced it is coming off one of its best eighteen-month growth periods due to winning contracts for statewide SHAREit resource sharing systems. With 14 states representing almost 6,000 connected libraries utilizing the hybrid (virtual/physical) SHAREit resource sharing solution, Auto-Graphics continues to be the undisputed leader in the library resource sharing category, enabling public, K-12, academic, special, and correctional libraries to easily share materials.
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Demco Software shares results of Reading Recommendation survey

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 01:16
(April 25, 2017). Demco Software announced the publication of “Going the Extra Service Mile: The State of Reading Recommendation Services in Libraries,” the whitepaper that explores findings from their early 2017 survey of librarians across the globe. The newly launched division of Demco, Inc., which offers mobile apps, programming resources and management tools to 21st-century libraries, has made the paper available for free download here.
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VitalSource Content Studio offers enhanced solutions for the creation of interactive, accessible EPUB 3 learning materials

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 01:16
(April 25, 2017). VitalSource Content Studio 2.0 expands the EPUB 3 authoring tool's capabilities with legacy content conversion and one-click publishing, allowing content creators to preview and publish their responsive and accessible EPUB 3 content directly into VitalSource's award-winning Bookshelf platform, and makes updates and revisions faster and easier. VitalSource Content Studio 2.0 also embeds the WIRIS math editor, enabling authors to create complex math notation that provides full accessibility support on the Bookshelf platform.
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The Camden County Library System goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-04-26 01:16
(April 25, 2017). ByWater Solutions announced that the Camden County Library System, of Voorhees, NJ, is now live on Koha! ByWater Solutions completed the migration of the library system's eight public libraries, one community college library, and 450,000 plus holdings from Millennium and is providing ongoing Koha support and hosting services to them. The library system circulates over 1 million items per year to their user base of roughly 323,000. T
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NISO releases draft STS: Standards Tag Suite for public comment

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-04-24 19:15
(April 24, 2017). The National Information Standards Organization announced the release of a draft version of NISO Z39.102-201x, STS: Standards Tag Suite, for public comment. STS provides a common XML format that standards developers, publishers, and distributors can use to publish and exchange full-text content and metadata of standards. It is expected that this "standard for standards" will be published in the fall as an XML document marked up in the STS standard after comments on the draft version are addressed and it is approved by NISO Voting Members and by ANSI, the American National Standards Institute.
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Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh selects Talis Aspire to boost student experience

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-04-24 19:15
(April 24, 2017). Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver their online reading lists.
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Nyt om integration mellem FBS og kommunernes økonomi- og debitorsystemer

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-04-24 19:15
(April 24, 2017). Integration mellem Fælles Bibliotekssystem (FBS) og økonomi- og debitorsystemerne skal gøre det muligt at overføre fordringer fra FBS til kommunens debitor- og økonomisystem.
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Equinox adds Bedford County to SPARK Evergreen

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-04-24 19:15
(April 24, 2017). Equinox announced that they have successfully migrated the Federated Library System of Bedford County to Evergreen within the PaILS SPARK Consortium.
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MOOCs and books initiative launched by Springer and Federica Weblearning

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-04-24 10:15
(April 24, 2017). Springer is partnering with Federica Weblearning, which is an academic platform devoted to innovation, experimentation and the dissemination of multimedia distance learning. The collaboration allows authors and lecturers several options of preparing both a textbook and a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on a particular topic. This initiative allows Springer to further strengthen its expertise in textbook publishing, and offer its authors and customers an enhanced pedagogical experience.
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Infused water : 75 simple and delicious recipes to keep you and your family heal

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-04-22 10:14

    ISBN: 9781510709003
    Author: Tarhuni, Dalila,


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Folded book art : 35 beautiful projects to transform your books -- create cards

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-04-22 10:14

    ISBN: 9781782494157
    Author: Youngs, Clare


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Amazing edible seeds : health-boosting and delicious recipes using nature's nutr

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-04-22 10:14

    ISBN: 9781847809254
    Author: Edgson, Vicki


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Just the essentials : how essential oils can heal your skin improve your health

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-04-22 10:14

    ISBN: 9780062448910
    Author: Grigore, Adina, 1984-


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Wolf's mouth /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-04-22 10:14

    ISBN: 9781628962581
    Author: Smolens, John


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Total Boox and Tocker Foundation continue ebooks for rural libraries

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-04-22 04:14
(April 21, 2017). Total Boox, the next evolution in ebook services—maximizing use with unlimited simultaneous access while minimizing cost with payment based on actual reading—and the Tocker Foundation, a non-profit supporting the work of small libraries in Texas, are pleased to announce the continuation of their groundbreaking pilot, which makes Total Boox's collection of nearly 100,000 quality ebooks available to 20 small and rural libraries across the state of Texas.
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A dog's purpose /

New At the Library - Thu, 2017-04-20 19:13

    ISBN: 9781427286864
    Author: Cameron, W. Bruce


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Alexander Street enables rich exploration of modern Judaism

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-04-20 19:13
(April 20, 2017). The addition of Volume III: Judaism expands Alexander Street's renowned Twentieth Century Religious Thought Library to encompass, at completion, 100,000 pages documenting the evolution of Judaism from the 1890s to the 2010s. Many of the documents have never been published before.
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Ingram Content Group associates on the move

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-04-20 19:13
(April 20, 2017). Ingram Content Group announced an associate promotion in Tennessee, as well as a new associate to the company in New York.
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