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EBSCO Information Services and Children's Book Council announce 2018 Winner of 2018 SEE-IT award

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-06-27 22:45
(June 26, 2018). EBSCO Information Services and the Graphic Novel Committee of the Children's Book Council announced The Witch Boy, by Molly Knox Ostertag, as the 2018 recipient of the second annual SEE-IT™ Award. The SEE-IT Award recognizes outstanding achievements of authors and illustrators in youth graphic novels.
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The Revs Institute uses OCLC WorldShare Management Services to drive research in automotive history

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-06-27 22:45
(June 26, 2018). The Revs Institute, a leading destination for automotive research and historical study, is now using OCLC's WorldShare Management Services as its library services platform and CONTENTdm to manage its digital collections and make them accessible on the web.
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Gran Asistencia en las Reuniones de Usuarios de Ex Libris en Colombia y México

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-06-27 22:45
(June 20, 2018). Grupo Sistemas Lógicos, representante exclusivo para América Latina (a excepción de Brasil) de Ex Libris, una empresa de ProQuest, tiene el agrado de informarles que durante las dos primeras semanas de Junio se llevaron a cabo exitosamente las reuniones de usuarios de Ex Libris de Colombia, en Santa Marta, y de México, en la Ciudad de México.
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Università degli Studi dell'Insubria to adopt Ex Libris Alma Library Services for increasing efficiency and improving student services

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-06-26 13:42
(June 26, 2018). Ex Libris announced that Università degli Studi dell'Insubria (the University of Insubria) has chosen the Ex Libris Alma library services platform to achieve greater efficiency through economies of scale, reduced management costs, and improved library workflows.
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Forschungsdienstplattform Ex Libris Esploro für Entwicklungspartner freigegeben

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-06-26 13:42
(June 26, 2018). Ex Libris gibt bekannt, dass die Forschungsdienstplattform Ex Libris Esploro nun allen Esploro-Entwicklungspartnern zur Verfügung steht. Die erste veröffentlichte Version von Esploro stellt eine wichtige Phase in der Entwicklung einer einheitlichen Forschungsdienstplattform dar, die zu einer stärkeren und breiteren Wirkung von Forschungsergebnissen, einer höheren Produktivität und einer intensiveren Zusammenarbeit führen wird. Die Esploro-Entwicklungspartner beginnen bereits mit der Implementierung der ersten Version, die die Speicherung und Verwaltung verschiedener Arten von Forschungsdaten sowie ein optimiertes Metadatenhandling unterstützt, das Bibliotheken, Forschungsbüros und Forschern die Möglichkeit gibt, gemeinsam an Forschungsprojekten zu arbeiten.
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Clarivate Analytics releases enhanced 2018 Journal Citation Reports highlighting the world's most influential journals

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-06-26 13:42
(June 26, 2018). Clarivate Analytics, the global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate innovation, announced the 2018 update of its Journal Citation Reports (JCR). The latest update incorporates new analyses that offer richer, more detailed information to enhance users' understanding of journal performance. These additional insights will help researchers, publishers, editors, librarians and funders to explore the key drivers of a journal's value for diverse audiences, making better use of the data and metrics from the citation index database.
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University of New Hampshire selects Ex Libris Alma and Primo

Library Technology Reports - Sun, 2018-06-24 16:39
(June 24, 2018). Ex Libris announced that the University of New Hampshire has chosen the Ex Libris Alma® library services platform and Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution. The UNH Library is the 11th member of the Boston Library Consortium to adopt the Alma and Primo solutions.
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OCLC awarded Mellon Foundation grant to register library retention commitments for print serials in WorldCat

Library Technology Reports - Sun, 2018-06-24 16:39
(June 24, 2018). OCLC, working closely with the Center for Research Libraries, has been awarded an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to enhance the underlying infrastructure of the OCLC WorldCat database and CRL's Print Archives Preservation Registry to accommodate and make accessible actionable data for shared print serials management.
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South Central Library System selects Bibliovation

Library Technology Reports - Sun, 2018-06-24 16:39
(June 24, 2018). LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been selected by South Central Library System (SCLS) as the winning vendor to implement the Bibliovation Library Services Platform after a lengthy and competitive review of industry LSP's. LibLime responded to SCLS's technical requirements with a comprehensive functional response, on-site demonstration and a compelling cost proposal which has resulted in a contract award. LibLime will provide development, migration and continued support services to SCLS. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with SLCS staff to continue to upgrade their current LibLime system.
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Drexel University Is first to join Ex Libris Esploro early adopter program

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). Ex Libris announced that Drexel University, one of the 15 largest private universities in the United States, has opted to become an early adopter of the Ex Libris Esploro research services platform. The Esploro solution will broaden the impact of Drexel's research output and maximize the efficiency of managing research data and publications for global discovery and access through a campus-wide partnership led by the Libraries.
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Faculty say using varied content types improves learning

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). While peer-reviewed journals remain an essential resource, faculty and students are depending on a wide variety of content types including primary sources, dissertations, videos, and more for success in research and teaching. A recent ProQuest survey confirmed this trend and provides insight into the reasons why today's academic community looks beyond journals for information.
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University of Alabama teams up With EBSCO Information Services as an EBSCO FOLIO Beta Partner

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). The University of Alabama has agreed to be an EBSCO FOLIO Beta Partner. University librarians and developers and EBSCO Information Services will partner together to establish FOLIO hosting and services in The University of Alabama Libraries, while also optimizing the FOLIO platform for future colleges and universities looking to adopt an open source library services platform.
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EBSCO Information Services announces 2018 EBSCO Solar Grant winners

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has announced its three 2018 EBSCO Solar Grant Winners. Red Feather Lakes Community Library in Red Feather Lakes, Colorado; Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia; and the University of the West Indies in Mona, Jamaica, will each receive $100,000 to pay for the installation of a solar array. The grants offset the cost of installing solar panels and allow libraries to reduce their electricity expenditures.
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TLC is hiring a new Director of Technology Strategy

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). he Library Corporation is pleased to announce the hire of Monique Sendze as Director of Technology Strategy. Sendze joins the TLC and CARL.X team with formidable library and technology experience, operating in the industry for nearly 20 years.
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SirsiDynix / Baker & Taylor collaboration delivers first-of-Its-kind integration in a mobile application

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 16:38
(June 22, 2018). Baker & Taylor and SirsiDynix announced today the successful integration of Axis 360 within BLUEcloud Mobile. This enables users to not only discover, access, and manage electronic content from the library—but to consume it as well. Best of all, the patron can do this without ever leaving the BLUEcloud Mobile app, irrespective of whether they are on or offline, so they are never restricted by lack of WiFi, or mobile coverage.
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A people's history of the vampire uprising : a novel /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-06-22 07:37

    ISBN: 9780733639708
    Author: Villareal, Raymond A.


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The perfect couple : a novel /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-06-22 07:37

    ISBN: 9780316375269
    Author: Hilderbrand, Elin


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There there /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-06-22 07:37

    ISBN: 9780525520382
    Author: Orange, Tommy, 1982-


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The hellfire club /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-06-22 07:37

    ISBN: 9780316472319
    Author: Tapper, Jake


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Lucidea announces Inmagic Presto Release V5.0, with user-requested enhancements and more

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-06-22 07:37
(June 21, 2018). Lucidea's latest Inmagic Presto release includes a number of exciting capabilities that enable knowledge managers to offer users an ever more visually appealing, easily navigable, personalized and efficient KM platform.
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