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EBSCO releases new K-8 and High School eBook Collections aligned with Common Core

November 5th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

From an EBSCO Press Release on November 01, 2012 EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continues its growth of e-book products with two new grade appropriate e-book subscription collections for the school market. eBook K-8 Collection™ and eBook High School Collection™ are available for schools looking to find full-text e-books specifically catered to their needs. The collections align […]

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EBSCO’s “Super” LIS Database

October 24th, 2012 · by Mirela Roncevic · Comments Off

EBSCO Publishing has just announced the release of Library & Information Science Source (LISS), one of several new ”super” databases that merge EBSCO’s existing LIS content with H.W. Wilson’s. Developed “by librarians for librarians” and designed to “help researchers find the latest information in a rapidly evolving field,” LISS covers librarianship from every angle imaginable and […]

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Apabi’s simplified Chinese eBooks now indexed in EBSCO Discovery Service

August 6th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

IPSWICH, Mass. — July 31, 2012 —EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and Apabi have come to an agreement allowing metadata from Apabi’s e-book collection to be added to the Base Index of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS). The e-books from Apabi are designed to offer a vast collection in a variety of subject areas to researchers in higher education, public libraries, […]

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Order your EBSCO eBooks via GOBI3

August 6th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 2, 2012 —Librarians accustomed to selecting and managing their eBook collections through GOBI3 from YBP Library Services (YBP), the academic division of Baker & Taylor, now have additional access options for the more than 320,000 eBook titles from eBooks on EBSCOhost®. EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and YBP have expanded the EBSCO eBook […]

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EBSCO releases 3 new medical ebook collections

June 13th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

From an EBSCO press release: IPSWICH, Mass. — June 12, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has released three new medical e-book collections featuring Doody’s recommended content. Doody’s is an authoritative medical book review service designed to assist medical libraries and institutions with their purchasing decisions. Librarians can select titles and build a collection to meet […]

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AP Images Collection will migrate to EBSCO databases

May 31st, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

IPSWICH, Mass. — May 31, 2012 —EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) will make millions of images from the Associated Press (AP) available to library customers. EBSCO has been named the sole library distributor of the AP Images, the commercial photo unit of AP. It is one of the world’s largest collections of historical and contemporary imagery including […]

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EBSCO releases nine new audiobook collections

May 17th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

From an EBSCO Press Release: IPSWICH, Mass. — May 24, 2012 — Highlighting its growing audiobook collection, EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) released nine new audiobook collections in popular genres, providing public libraries with a quick and convenient way to begin or expand their audiobook offerings. The latest audiobook sets focus on niche areas of fiction and […]

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EBSCO releases e-book subscription collection for corporations

May 7th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

  An EBSCO press release received today discusses a new eBook subscription collection for corporations.  Interestingly, ProQuest just announced a research service, Udini, for individuals (appeared to be focused on articles and news sources, not ebooks). Here’s the complete EBSCO press release: IPSWICH, Mass. — May 7, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has released its […]

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EBSCO releases 39 new eBook subject sets

April 30th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

From an EBSCO Press Release on 4/26/12:  EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continues its commitment to enhancing the quality of the e-book user experience while simplifying collection development with the release of 39 new e-book Subject Sets. These sets provide libraries with convenient ways to begin or expand their e-book collections with current, reputable content from leading publishers. […]

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New EBSCOhost Collection Manager released

April 11th, 2012 · by spolanka · Comments Off

From an EBSCO press release:  IPSWICH, Mass. — April 10, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) is making it easier for library staff to search for e-books and audiobooks and add them to their collections with the new EBSCOhost® Collection Manager (ECM). ECM can be used to search or browse for e-books and audiobooks by title, […]

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