Interview with Gale/Cengage – Updating eBooks

May 8th, 2008 · Comments Off

May 6, 2008 I had a nice conversation with Frank Menchaca, Executive VP and Publisher of Gale/Cengage Learning.  We discussed the importance of updating eBooks and what plans Gale has in place to do this, including Smart Reference and GVRL 2.0 – both forthcoming. I recommend you download the file first, then listen. May 2008 […]

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

February 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

Gale Virtual Reference Library Review. First published November 1, 2006 (Booklist). Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) contains more than 700 reference titles from more than 25 publishers, including Gale, Wiley, Sage, and Cambridge, and focuses on multivolume encyclopedias from a variety of fields. Purchased title by title, GVRL can be customized to fit any library. […]

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