87% students feel online libraries and databases have had significant impact on learning

February 21st, 2011 · Comments Off

According to a survey released last week by Cengage Learning, 87% of students feel that online libraries and databases have had the most significant impact on their overall learning. The survey, entitled “Instructors and Students: Technology Use, Engagement and Learning Outcomes” conducted by Eduventures, identifies a new generation of students and highlights pressures and obstacles […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Ebook Readers · Surveys/Statistics · Textbooks · Vendor News

Gale’s ECCO and 18thConnect Partner to Improve Access

November 8th, 2010 · Comments Off

From a Gale/Cengage Learning Press Release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, and 18thConnect, a scholarly organization dedicated to forging links between eighteenth-century archives and today’s digital research environment, today announced a partnership to share scholarly content and improve the searchability of documents within Gale’s Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) archive. Gale’s ECCO archive, one of the […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Discovery · Interfaces/Platforms · Press Releases · Vendor News