Credo Reference Content now Discoverable in EBSCO Discovery Service

March 10th, 2011 · Comments Off

From an email I received, also linked on PR Web: EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and Credo Reference, the online reference service, have extended their partnership allowing the reference content from Credo Reference to be discoverable within EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS). Metadata from Credo General Reference, Credo Topic Pages and Publisher Collections will be added to the […]

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Credo Reference Sponsors Build a Bridge to Your Library Contest

March 10th, 2011 · Comments Off

Credo Reference is sponsoring a contest to bridge the library to Credo Topic Pages.  Any student, faculty, or staff of a library (not required to be a Credo Reference customer) can submit an entry.  The idea is simple – build a single web page using Credo Topic Pages to point to authoritative sources, images and […]

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Credo Reference expands Psychology Collection Titles

February 18th, 2011 · Comments Off

Credo Reference has signed an agreement to expand their Wiley-Blackwell Psychology Collection with an additional ten titles. The Publisher Collection, which now contains seventeen titles, including the recently published Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology (Fourth Edition), is available for perpetual purchase or annual subscription on the Credo Reference platform.  Like all Credo Reference Publisher Collections, the […]

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Credo Adds New Publisher Collections

February 4th, 2011 · Comments Off

Credo announced earlier this week the addition of new publisher collections on the Credo Reference interface.  The following Collections are now available on Credo Reference: ABC-CLIO (4 Collections) – Artists of the American Mosaic, ABC-CLIO Collection, Contemporary World Issues, World Mythology Ashgate – Research Companions Collection Berg Publishing– Cultural Histories Collection Berkshire Publishing – Berkshire […]

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Credo Reference to offer free, online seminar series

January 25th, 2011 · Comments Off

Credo Reference offers monthly Online Seminar Series, Librarians can sign up at: http://www.librariesthriving.org Each month, librarians can choose one of two dates to participate in the month’s seminar. Librarians can get additional information and sign up at: http://www.librariesthriving.org. From budgets to e-Resources, to library technology in 2011, Seminar Speaker Peter Ciuffetti, Director of Library Solutions […]

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Credo Reference Searchable on Summon

January 7th, 2011 · Comments Off

Great news for reference discoverability, Credo Reference will soon be available on ProQuest’s Summon discovery service.  From the press release: With this new agreement, the Summon™ service will now include results from Credo’s reference content—together with Credo Topic Pages—providing the overview and background information that researchers need when beginning to explore a new topic. 

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Credo partners with Local Knowledge Online, an eBook search engine

December 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

Credo Reference, has signed an agreement with Local Knowledge Online (LKO), to offer a 50-title Business and Knowledge Worker collection to individuals through LKO. Credo Reference is LKO’s first eReference content partner.  LKO is a means for knowledge workers and business, consulting and information professionals to search for and discover relevant and trusted information. By […]

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Reference Universe Displays eReference Brands

December 1st, 2010 · Comments Off

Paratext announced another new enhancement to the Reference Universe service, namely, you’ll now find your library’s e-reference collections more clearly branded within your library’s Reference Universe query, making it easier for you to focus in on the resources you value the most. In addition to showing your entire collection in a single view–ebook as well […]

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Credo Reference adds 4 titles from the Berg Publisher Collection

October 21st, 2010 · Comments Off

Boston and Oxford, (October 20, 2010) – Credo Reference, the award-winning online reference library, has signed an agreement with Berg Publishers to offer its four Cultural History book series as a Berg Publisher Collection on the Credo Platform. Berg is an award-winning publisher of academic books, journals, reference works and textbooks in the social sciences […]

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Credo Reference Adds Ashgate Titles

September 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

Credo Reference is adding a Publisher Collection from Ashgate. Fifteen comprehensive, specialty titles will soon be available on the Credo Reference platform. Ashgate publishes over 60 reference titles annually in humanities and social sciences. The titles to be available through Credo Reference are representative of the cutting edge research for which the company is known. […]

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