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Crowley, LYRASIS expand partnership to support archives community

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). Nine months after announcing their vendor partnership to provide LYRASIS member organizations with best prices on production and patron microform and book scanners, The Crowley Company and LYRASIS have enhanced their partnership to include bound volume digitization services.
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OU Libraries initiative saves students more than $1.6M

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). The University of Oklahoma Libraries-funded open educational resources initiative, the Alternative Textbook Grant, has saved OU students $1,631,935 in textbook costs to date. Now in its fourth year, the Alternative Textbook Grant was established to reduce students' textbook costs by supporting OU faculty members in the adoption, modification or creation of Open Educational Resources (OER) – which include teaching, learning and research resources that are free of cost to use and repurpose – as well as affordable course content.
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ODILO chosen by European Commission to help boost literacy in schools

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). ODILO has been selected by the European Commission to provide their digital reading platform to European schools and universities.
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Kuennen named Vice President of Professional Learning at VitalSource

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). VitalSource Technologies announce the hire of Eric Kuennen as its new Vice President of Professional Learning. In his role, Kuennen will lead VitalSource's efforts to enable customers' and partner companies' professional learning.
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New release of Ex Libris Summon expands research paths and facilitates learning

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, announced a new release of the Summon discovery service. This release helps libraries further address researcher and student needs and improve their users' experience. Patrons will benefit from interface and system enhancements, increased opportunities for discovering content through subject-specific searches, and easy access to course reserves through search results.
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University of Texas Rio Grande Valley selects Yewno Discover research application

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 15, 2017). Yewno announced that The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Library has selected the Yewno Discover research application to support the interdisciplinary and explorative search needs of its campuses.
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bibliotheca announces rebrand as it continues to lead the way in library solutions

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 14, 2017). bibliotheca unveiled its new brand and logo – the final chapter of its merger with 3M Library Systems.
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Major plays and musicals come to Alexander Street

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 14, 2017). Now students and researchers can be immersed in the work of award-winning writers, actors and directors in action, whenever and wherever they are. BroadwayHD is one of the most important distributors of current Broadway plays and musicals – distributed exclusively to libraries via the Alexander Street™ platform.
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SSRN launches ChemRN – a new network dedicated to chemistry

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(August 7, 2017). Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, announces SSRN, its world leading working paper repository and preprint server, today launches the Chemistry Research Network – ChemRN.
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More researchers to now benefit from Plum Analytics Metrics

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:50
(July 27, 2017). Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, today announced PlumX Metrics from Plum Analytics are now integrated into several of its leading research products, and its journal and society partner sites.
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Until you loved me /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9780778331025
    Author: Novak, Brenda


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The good daughter : a novel /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9780062430243
    Author: Slaughter, Karin, 1971-


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Any dream will do : a novel /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9780399181207
    Author: Macomber, Debbie


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The Moores are missing : 3 electrifying new thrillers /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9781478989264
    Author: Patterson, James, 1947-


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The color of fear /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9781455538928
    Author: Muller, Marcia


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The last Tudor /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48

    ISBN: 9781476758787
    Author: Gregory, Philippa


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The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology Unifies Resource Management with Ex Libris Alma

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48
(August 10, 2017). Ex Libris announced that the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology has selected the Ex Libris Alma library services platform to replace the institute's Voyager integrated library system. NAIT is already using the Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution, which will be tightly integrated with Alma to optimize the student and staff experience.
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Hammond Public Library chooses TLC

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48
(August 10, 2017). The Library Corporation announced that Hammond Public Library in Indiana has chosen the Library.Solution integrated library system to provide premier automation services for its staff and patrons.
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Backstage promotes Theresa Kidd to sales representative for the Mid-Atlantic and Europe

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-08-12 13:48
(August 9, 2017). Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) is pleased to announce that Theresa Kidd has joined its sales team representing cataloging, digitization, microfilm, authority control, reclassification, data conversion and on-site services. Theresa will work with libraries in the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Virginia, West Virginia, the United Kingdom, Ireland and continental Europe.
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Public library industry leader Ann Melaerts joins Axiell

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-08-09 13:47
(August 9, 2017). Axiell announced the expansion of its operations in Europe. Ann Melaerts, formerly General Manager Library Division and VP Independent business units at INFOR, joins Axiell as Vice President & Business Area Director for Axiell Public Libraries. Ann will be responsible for sales from Axiell's solutions and services portfolio to public libraries in Europe, which includes Axiell Quria, a cloud based library services platform, and Axiell Arena, an advanced and robust online discovery portal for libraries.
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