De Gruyter and YBP Library Services partner to sell over 10,000 titles via Gobi3

March 5th, 2013 · Comments Off

De Gruyter Signs 10,000 Title eBook Agreement with YBP Library Services – Agreement to add academic ebook titles to GOBI3 database – Updated:  Titles will be available on the De Gruyter Online platform as well as ebrary and EBL via Gobi3. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – March 4, 2013 – De Gruyter, the international academic publishing house, […]

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Credo Reference titles to be available via YBP GOBI

June 21st, 2012 · Comments Off

YBP Library Services and Credo Reference Announce New Partnership Agreement to add academic titles to GOBI database BOSTON, OXFORD – June 21, 2012 – Credo Reference is pleased to announce a partnership with YBP Library Services to incorporate Credo Reference titles from 80 of the world’s best reference publishers into GOBI (Global Online Bibliographic Information), […]

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Interview with the YBP Library Services Digital Team

December 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off

Yesterday I had a great conversation with the Digital Team from YBP Library Services.  We discussed the services they offer to libraries for print and eBook purchasing, including their new demand-driven model for individual libraries and consortia.  More information on the program is available in the digital services section of the YBP site. The YBP […]

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ebrary and YBP launch demand driven acquisition/short-term loan model

March 29th, 2011 · Comments Off

From a Serials Solutions press release: ebrary®, a leading provider of e-books and research technology, and long-time partner YBP Library Services, today announced the launch of an integrated Demand Driven Acquisition model that may be used in conjunction with Short Term Loans. The new program enables libraries to cost-effectively and efficiently provide patrons with access to vast […]

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YBP and EBL Partner for First Demand-Driven Approval Plan

November 10th, 2010 · Comments Off

YBP Library Services and Ebook Library (EBL) have announce that they have combined their unique strengths to create the first demand-driven approval plans.  With this announcement, followed by developments to come later, the two companies will use the accurate, book-in-hand descriptions from YBP’s approval process with the malleable patron-driven tools of EBL to offer a […]

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CIBER Announces Results of Global Library Survey, Findings to Be Discussed at ALA Midwinter

December 21st, 2009 · 1 Comment

From an ebrary press release: Final survey report now freely available courtesy of Charleston Conference, YBP, and ebrary December 21, 2009—London, UK—CIBER research group at University College London today announced the availability of the final report for its global library survey that concerns challenges, trends, and best practices during tough economic times. Co-sponsored by Charleston […]

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Librarians – CIBER Global Library Survey open through October 18th

September 29th, 2009 · Comments Off

Tish Wilson from ebrary just emailed me this press release: CIBER Opens Global Library Survey in Conjunction with Charleston Conference, ebrary, and YBP September 28, 2009 – London, UK – The CIBER research group at University College London (UCL) today invited all libraries to participate in an international survey examining challenges, trends, and best practices […]

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YBP and ebrary co-sponsor CIBER study on electronic resources challenges, trends, best practices

September 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off

I received this press release today from ebrary. YBP to Co-Sponsor CIBER’s Library Survey with ebrary, Results to be Announced at Charleston Conference September 22, 2009 – Charlotte, NC –Baker & Taylor’s YBP Library Services today announced that it is co-sponsoring CIBER’s library survey with ebrary®, a leading provider of digital content products and technologies. […]

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