ebrary Now Offering CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles

August 25th, 2010 · by spolanka · No Comments

ebrary announced today the availability of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles (OAT) on their platform.  ebrary is the first aggregator to offer CHOICE OAT.

From the press release:

ebrary®, a leading provider of digital content products and technologies, has partnered with CHOICE to offer digital editions of more than 1,000 of CHOICE’s recent Outstanding Academic Titles. Published annually, the CHOICE OAT list represents the top 10% of more than 7,000 academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources reviewed by CHOICE that year.

Spanning all academic subject areas including Business & Economics, Education, History, Language & Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and Sciences, ebrary’s CHOICE selection features leading publishers including Cambridge University Press, Duke University Press, Harvard University Press, Oxford University Press, Routledge, University of California Press, University of Chicago Press, Wiley, and Yale University Press. The titles may be previewed at http://site.ebrary.com/lib/choicetitles.

Additional key features and benefits:

  • Available anytime through any web enabled device including the iPad—no cumbersome downloads.
  • Ability to subscribe to and purchase additional titles that seamlessly integrate.
  • 24/7 web-based training with a real person.
  • Free MARC records.
  • COUNTER-compliant usage statistics.
  • Powerful tools for easy researching:
    • Multiple options for searching, navigating, and browsing.
    • ebrary InfoTools™, which turns every word into a portal to additional information on the web. InfoTools can be customized to link patrons to the resources of libraries’ choice.
    • Notes and highlights that are automatically stored on a personal bookshelf.
    • Ability to copy/paste and print text with automatic citations and URL hyperlinks back to the source.
    • Personal bookshelves with moveable folders that can be shared with others.
    • Much more!

Libraries may request a demonstration, title list, or more information by emailing sales@ebrary.com.

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