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EBSCO Information Services reaches more than 120,000 DRM-free e-books titles with EBSCO eBooks

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-10-05 22:55
(October 3, 2018). EBSCO Information Services continues its commitment to providing libraries and their patrons with access to high-quality e-book content by making more than 120,000 EBSCO eBooks Digital Rights Management (DRM) free. The DRM-free initiative reinforces EBSCO's commitment to working with publishers to increase e-book options for libraries.
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New Videos Prepare Incoming Students for College Life

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-10-05 22:55
(October 3, 2018). The new Student Success video series, available through ProQuest's Academic Video Online subscription product, was designed to meet this demand. Based on the Cognella Series on Student Success, a collection of books from academic publisher Cognella, Student Success videos offer practical, research-based advice to help college students develop the skills to support a happy, healthy and productive higher education experience.
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Kim Massana joins Neota Logic as President and CEO of Neota Logic, Americas

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-10-03 04:51
(October 2, 2018). Neota Logic, creators of the leading artificial intelligence (AI) platform for the automation of professional services, announced that Kim Massana has joined as President and Chief Executive Officer, Americas. Mr. Massana will be based in the company's New York city office.
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Preservica drives global expansion with £7.5m funding from Mobeus

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-10-03 04:51
(October 2, 2018). Preservica announced a £7.5 million ($10 million) Series B investment from Mobeus Equity Partners to meet accelerating demand for its Active Digital Preservation software technology. The investment provides an initial £4 million with a facility for a further £3.5 million to support Preservica's continued global expansion plans.
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Largest global digital book club brings readers together with historical fantasy ebook

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2018-10-01 16:45
(October 1, 2018). Thousands of readers worldwide are coming together to participate in the largest global digital book club, Big Library Read, through their local public library. From October 1-15, booklovers can borrow, read and discuss award-winning author Katherine Locke's The Girl with the Red Balloon ebook with no waitlists or holds by visiting their library's digital collection or downloading the Libby app. More than 19,000 libraries and schools around the world are participating. Big Library Read is facilitated by OverDrive, the leading platform for ebooks, audiobooks and magazines available in more than 90 percent of public libraries in the US and Canada. The Girl with the Red Balloon was chosen by a popular vote of readers and librarians.
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Fourteen libraries choose Innovative's ILS over competitive systems

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43
(September 29, 2018). Innovative Interfaces announced fourteen libraries have selected Polaris or Sierra as their Integrated Library System over competitive alternatives.
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Ex Libris consegue la certificazione ISO 27017 sui controlli di sicurezza per i servizi cloud

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43
(September 29, 2018). Il gruppo Ex Libris, ProQuest company, ha il piacere di annunciare che la società ha conseguito la certificazione ISO/IEC 27017:2015, uno standard internazionale pubblicato dall'International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Lo standard ISO/IEC 27017:2015 fornisce un codice di condotta per i controlli di sicurezza delle informazioni e include le linee guida che ampliano lo standard ISO/IEC 27002 aggiungendo controlli di sicurezza specificamente correlati al cloud computing.
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Ex Libris logra la Certificación ISO 27017 de controles de seguridad para servicios en la nube

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43
(September 28, 2018). Ex Libris se complace en anunciar que la compañía ha logrado la certificación ISO/IEC 27017:2015, un estándar internacional publicado por la International Organization for Standardization (ISO). La ISO/IEC 27017:2015 ofrece un código de prácticas para controles de seguridad de la información, incluyendo directrices que amplían el estándar ISO/IEC 27002 al añadir controles de seguridad específicamente relacionados con la informática en la nube.
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Ex Libris erlangt ISO 27017-Zertifizierung für Sicherheitskontrollen bei Cloud Services

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43
(September 28, 2018). Ex Libris Group, a ProQuest Company, gibt bekannt, dass das Unternehmen die Zertifizierung nach ISO/IEC 27017:2015, einem internationalen Standard der International Organization for Standardization (ISO), erhalten hat. ISO/IEC 27017:2015 stellt einen Leitfaden für Informationssicherheitskontrollen bereit und enthält zudem Richtlinien, die den Standard ISO/IEC 27002 um speziell auf Cloud-Computing ausgerichtete Sicherheitskontrollen erweitern.
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Ex Libris obtient la certification ISO 27017 en matière de contrôles de sécurité pour les services sur le nuage

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43
(September 28, 2018). Ex Libris Group, une entreprise de ProQuest, est ravie d'annoncer l'obtention de la certification ISO/CEI 27017:2015, une norme internationale publiée par l'Organisation internationale de normalisation (ISO). La norme ISO/CEI 27017:2015 fournit un code de pratique pour les contrôles de sécurité de l'information et comprend des directives qui viennent compléter la norme ISO/CEI 27002, grâce à l'ajout de contrôles de sécurité spécifiquement conçus pour l'informatique en nuage.
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Red war : a Mitch Rapp novel /

New At the Library - Sat, 2018-09-29 19:43

    ISBN: 9781501190612
    Author: Mills, Kyle, 1966-


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New online platform drives innovation by connecting Ohio's research universities with industry

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-09-28 07:42
(September 28, 2018). The Ohio Innovation Exchange, launched by research technology company Digital Science and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), connects industry with faculty, students, equipment, and facilities available at Ohio's research universities. OIEx consolidates these academic resources from multiple universities into a single, searchable, and easily accessible web portal.
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Iowa State University Library introduces Parks Libro, a new voice-based platform

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-09-28 07:42
(September 27, 2018). Through Parks Libro, a new voice-based platform introduced by Iowa State this semester, students and staff can access library information through natural conversation using Amazon Alexa on an Echo device.
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Anxiety the missing stage of grief : a revolutionary approach to understanding

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-09-28 07:42

    ISBN: 9780738234779
    Author: Smith, Claire Bidwell


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The shape of the ruins /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-09-28 07:42

    ISBN: 9780735211148
    Author: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel, 1973-


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The escape artists : a band of daredevil pilots and the greatest prison break of

New At the Library - Thu, 2018-09-27 13:39

    ISBN: 9780544937116
    Author: Bascomb, Neal


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Overleaf launches new platform for fast and easy collaborative writing and publishing of research papers

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-27 13:39
(September 27, 2018). Overleaf has updated its popular collaborative writing and publishing tool to offer enhanced collaboration and editing features. Bringing together the best features of both the original Overleaf and ShareLaTeX tools into a single cloud-based platform, the new Overleaf has been designed to enable students and researchers at academic institutions, industrial laboratories, technology companies and publishers to benefit from a powerful centralized documentation process.
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bibliotheca organizational change to enhance customer experience in the Americas

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-09-27 13:39
(September 26, 2018). bibliotheca announced today that Matthew Bellamy will be transitioning from his role as Chief Commercial Officer to President Americas, where he will lead the bibliotheca organization in the United States, Canada, and Brazil, as well as the Partners business for Latin and South America.
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36,000 Alexander Street streaming videos now on OASIS platform

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-09-26 13:38
(September 26, 2018). From Broadway plays to training videos, the Alexander Street platform's vast online library of high-quality streaming video has transformed the way people teach, learn and research. Now, 36,000 titles from this ProQuest collection are available on the OASIS® platform, allowing academic librarians to acquire videos in the same workflow they use to order books.
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University of the Highlands and Islands selects Talis Aspire

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:37
(September 24, 2018). Following a tender process, the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) have selected Talis Aspire to manage their online reading lists. As UHI is comprised of 13 independent colleges and research institutions, the need for a reliable online delivery of resources is key to students and academics.
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