Library News

Debbie Macomber's table : sharing the joy of cooking with family and friends.

New At the Library - Wed, 2018-04-18 09:02

    ISBN: 9780399181313
    Author: Macomber, Debbie


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The baker's secret /

New At the Library - Wed, 2018-04-18 09:02

    ISBN: 9780062369581
    Author: Kiernan, Stephen P.


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The Marsh King's daughter /

New At the Library - Wed, 2018-04-18 09:02

    ISBN: 9780735213005
    Author: Dionne, Karen


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Waterloo Public Library (Ontario) selects Patron Point

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-04-17 15:01
(April 17, 2018). Patron Point is announcing today that the Waterloo Public Library of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada has selected its patron relationship management system.
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Gale streamlines workflow for instructors and students with new LMS integration to support classroom learning

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-04-17 12:01
(April 17, 2018). Gale, a Cengage company, has made it easier for students and educators to discover and access Gale digital resources from within their learning management system (LMS). Gale has achieved conformance certification for Learning Tool Interoperability (LTI) 1.0 and Deep Linking from IMS Global Learning Consortium. Now educators can seamlessly integrate their library's Gale content into learning management systems that support LTI and Deep Linking such as Schoology, Blackboard, Canvas, Moodle and others. This provides easy access to Gale resources from one platform through single sign-on, streamlining workflow to meet classroom instruction needs, foster student engagement and support textbook affordability initiatives. View a list of Gale's LTI-compliant and Deep Linking certified products.
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Don’t miss Schema.org and JSON-LD – the repeat popular LITA webinar

LITA Blog - Mon, 2018-04-16 11:54

It’s not too late to Sign up Now for the popular

Introduction to Schema.org and JSON-LD
Instructor: Jacob Shelby, Metadata Technologies Librarian, North Carolina State University (NCSU) Libraries
Wednesday April 18, 2018, Noon – 1:30 pm Central time

Web search engines such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo are integral to making information more discoverable on the open web. How can you expose data about your organization, its services, people, collections, and other information in a way that is meaningful to these search engines? This session will provide an introduction to both Schema.org and the JSON-LD data format.

View details and Register here.

Discover upcoming LITA webinars and web courses

The Privacy in Libraries, LITA webinar series continues with
Adopting Encryption Technologies
Wednesday April 25, 2018, Noon – 1:30 pm Central Time
Presenter: Matt Beckstrom

Register now to get the full series discounts, including recordings of the previous webinars or for any single series webinar.

Stay Safe From Ransomware, Hackers & Snoops by working on your IT Security

IT Security and Privacy in Libraries
Presenter: Blake Carver
Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 2:00 – 3:30 pm Central Time

Discover additional upcoming LITA webinars and web courses

Questions or Comments?

For all other questions or comments related to the course, contact LITA at (312) 280-4268 or Mark Beatty, mbeatty@ala.org

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LIBERO pops up in the Middle East

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2018-04-16 09:00
(April 16, 2018). LIBERO was showcased at GESS, (Global Educational Supplied and Solutions), Dubai as an internationally recognised Library Management Solution.
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Experience Argus Collections Management for Museum Innovators at MW 2018

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-04-13 17:58
(April 13, 2018). Lucidea reports that Argus, the collections management software used by forward-thinking museum professionals, will be represented at this year's MW (Museums and the Web) Conference on April 18th through 21st at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre.
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Mid North Coast go Live with LIBERO

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-04-13 08:57
(April 13, 2018). Mid North Coast Co-operative Library Service has gone Live with LIBERO Cloud and have been successful with their aim of being stress free now that Insight is looking after their system maintenance and that they have a dependable support network.
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Fade to black /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-13 08:57

    ISBN: 9781427293626
    Author: Rosenfelt, David


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The cutting edge : a Lincoln Rhyme novel /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-13 08:57

    ISBN: 9781538713679
    Author: Deaver, Jeffery


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The girl who takes an eye for an eye /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-13 08:57

    ISBN: 9780451494320
    Author: Lagercrantz, David


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Emily Morton-Owens elected 2019-20 LITA President

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 20:57
(April 12, 2018). Emily Morton-Owens, Assistant University Librarian for Digital Library Development and Systems at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries, has been elected the 2019-20 LITA president. She will serve as vice-president during 2018-19 and will assume the presidency in July 2019.
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Leeds Trinity University selects Talis Aspire to provide a seamless student experience with reading lists

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 20:57
(April 12, 2018). Leeds Trinity University have selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver its online reading listsservice and copyright management. With Talis Aspire, Leeds Trinity University Library aims to standardise their approach to reading lists. In achieving this they will provide an improved student experience and better access to resources. They will also streamline library workflows, with better capability to manage library acquisitions and improved reporting functionality.
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Elsevier launches Mendeley Data to manage entire lifecycle of research data

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 14:57
(April 5, 2018). Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, has launched Mendeley Data, a new, cloud-based platform designed to help universities and researchers manage, share and showcase their research data. With Mendeley Data, researchers can safely record and share research data while improving its reuse via publication, while universities can showcase institutional outputs and improve their collaboration rate.
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FOLIO Library Services Platform to Benefit from Services Agreement Between EBSCO Information Services and Infoestratégica Latina

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 11:57
(April 12, 2018). A new relationship between EBSCO Information Services and Infoestratégica Latina is designed to ensure that libraries adopting the FOLIO Library Services Platform will be able to rely on hosting and services support. The agreement secures Infoestrategica's pledge to provide FOLIO application and support services backed by EBSCO hosting technology and data services.
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New eLibrary redesign gives novice researchers a jump-start

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 11:57
(April 12, 2018). Novice researchers now have a better way to begin a research project and quickly find reliable information to support their themes and ideas. The easy-to-use eLibrary online resource has a new look and feel that helps K-12 and other students start and successfully complete assignments.
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ProQuest and the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey sign national license agreement

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-12 11:57
(April 12, 2018). Researchers at higher education institutions in Turkey have gained access to full-text dissertations and theses from around the globe, thanks to a partnership between ProQuest and TÜBİTAK ULAKBIM, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey.
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2018 LITA Election Results

LITA Blog - Thu, 2018-04-12 10:29

Please join us in congratulating our newly elected LITA officers:

We thank everyone who stood for office in this election. Full ALA election results are available on the ALA website.

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I've been thinking... : reflections prayers and meditations for a meaningful l

New At the Library - Thu, 2018-04-12 08:57

    ISBN: 9780525522607
    Author: Shriver, Maria


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