Gale launches first Smithsonian Institution collection

May 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

Last February, Gale announced a large-scale Gale-Smithsonian Institution partnership to digitize content. Today, Gale announced the availability of the first product in the line -  Air & Space and Smithsonian Magazine Archive.   This resource includes the complete back files of both magazines.  The full press release is below.  NSR’s Mirela  Roncevic featured a story on […]

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Gale/Cengage partners with Smithsonian Institution to develop digital products

March 6th, 2013 · Comments Off

Farmington Hills, MI and Washington, D.C., Feb. 28, 2013 — Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, and the Smithsonian Institution today announced a licensing agreement to distribute Smithsonian assets into the library and academic space. “We’re elated to be working with the […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Interfaces/Platforms · New Products · Press Releases · Public Libraries · Vendor News

The iPad Ticker

April 27th, 2010 · Comments Off

This reminds me of the population ticker at the Smithsonian in DC – Chitika Labs iPad Stats.

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Tags: Ebook Readers · Fun and Games · Surveys/Statistics · Vendor News

Symposium on Economics of Sustaining Digital Information

February 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off

Received this information from an OCLC Press Release: Blue Ribbon Task Force to Host Symposium on Economics of Sustaining Digital Information Government, Industry, Academic Leaders Featured in Public “Conversation” April 1, 2010 in Washington, D.C. The Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation and Access (BRTF-SDPA) will hold a one-day symposium convening a diverse […]

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Tags: Conferences/Events · Preservation · Press Releases