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Clarivate Analytics collaborates with the University of Melbourne to support the ARC Training Centre for Personalized Therapeutics Technologies in advancing Australian biomedical research

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-06-21 03:43
(June 16, 2017). Clarivate Analytics announced its collaboration with the University of Melbourne, which is leading the ARC Training Centre for Personalized Therapeutics Technologies, a collaboration between University of Melbourne, Monash University, University of Western Australia and 15 partner organizations including Clarivate.
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Derwent Innovation is new name for Thomson Innovation, reflecting proud heritage

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-06-21 03:43
(May 23, 2017). Clarivate Analytics announced that the new name for its search and analytics platform, Thomson Innovation, will be Derwent Innovation. The name change supports the company's broader patent and IP commitment and its expertise in driving innovation, while paying homage to Derwent's 50-year + heritage of analyzing quality patent information.
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The new role of the library in teaching and learning outcomes

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 12:42
(June 20, 2017). Will academic libraries expand their remit to new kinds of learning resources? Where do learning analytics fit? What will be the impact on library technology? Will we see library systems subsumed into new Learning Services Platforms? What will be the impact of the new Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) on library provision? The new role of the library in teaching and learning outcomes. By Ken Chad & Helen Anderson. Higher Education Library Technology (HELibTech) briefing paper (No. 3). June 2017.
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The Emmaus Bible College Library goes live on ByWater Solutions Koha support

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 12:42
(June 20, 2017). ByWater Solutions announced that the Emmaus Bible College Library, of Dubique, IA. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the migration of the library's 150,000 plus holdings from Winnebago Spectrum and is providing ongoing support and hosting services to them.
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Axiell expands library business in Germany with key staff and new solutions

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). Axiell, the leading vendor to public libraries in Europe and the market leader in Scandinavia, announces the expansion of its operations in Germany. Jürgen Keck, formerly with OCLC, joins Axiell as Sales Director. In his role, Jürgen will be responsible for sales to public libraries in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In addition, Axiell Arena, an advanced and robust online portal for libraries, is now available for the German library market. The solution is adapted for BIBDIA and Axiell Quria®.
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ODILO continues rapid growth in U.S.

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). Since 2016, ODILO, a global and innovative leader in the eBook industry, has experienced tremendous growth with their North American expansion. With 140% increase in new customers and close to a 500% increase in new publishing partners, ODILO continues to be a popular new eResource for libraries of all sizes.
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OCLC WorldShare Management Services expands mobile capabilities

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). OCLC is introducing Digby, a new mobile app that will soon be available as part of WorldShare Management Services, the cloud-based library services platform. Digby is specifically designed to increase the efficiency, accuracy and independence of student library workers. As a suite of web-based applications, WorldShare Management Services (WMS) already allows library staff to do their work wherever needed—in the library, at home or on the go. Now with the Digby app, WMS helps the library's student workers become more productive too.
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Follett, EveryLibrary partner to advocate for K-12 libraries, librarians

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). Follett announced it is intensifying its support of K-12 school libraries and librarians by partnering with EveryLibrary, a Chicago-based political action committee dedicated to advocating for libraries and librarians at the state level. The Follett-EveryLibrary partnership will initially focus its work with school library associations in six states: Illinois, Washington, Pennsylvania, Nevada, Florida, and Mississippi.
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NISO releases draft technical report, Issues in Vocabulary Management, for Public Comment

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). The National Information Standards Organization seeks comments on a new draft Technical Report, Issues in Vocabulary Management. This document is one outcome from the NISO Bibliographic Roadmap Development Project, which was conducted beginning in 2013 with funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Bibliographic Roadmap work examined requirements for usability and adoption of advanced bibliographic exchange in a global network environment and its final report, published in April 2014, prioritized several areas of potential future work, including those included in this technical report: policies supporting vocabulary use and reuse; documentation for vocabularies; and requirements for preservation of RDF vocabularies.
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MassLNC welcomes Minnesota Group to Evergreen Development Initiative

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative welcomed two Minnesota libraries to its initiative to fund development in the Evergreen open-source Integrated Library System.
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Yewno Announces Major Yewno Discover User Interface Enhancements

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-06-20 03:42
(June 19, 2017). Yewno announced that a new release of the Yewno Discover Research Application will launch on July 1, 2017. This release adds significant user interface enhancements to the already ground-breaking functionality and research and learning benefits powered by Yewno Discover.
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Tech Logic to Provide AMH to Sarasota County Library System

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-06-19 06:42
(June 19, 2017). Tech Logic is excited to announce that Nicholson Memorial Library System in Garland, Texas has selected Tech Logic to provide both Automated Materials Handling and Self-Checkout solutions. Tech Logic will provide the library system with 6 Automated Material Handling Systems, 11 FLEX Self-Checkout stations, security gates for all branch libraries and other RFID equipment.
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Libraries win $1M grant to expand AV repository tool

Library Technology Reports - Sun, 2017-06-18 00:41
(June 17, 2017). A $967,000 federal grant will allow Northwestern University Libraries and Indiana University Libraries to enhance their jointly developed audiovisual repository system, further improving the ability of archival institutions to manage and make accessible large digital collections of video and audio.
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EnvisionWare Announces New Brand and Expanded Line of Self-service Solutions

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-06-17 09:41
(June 17, 2017). EnvisionWare, a leading provider of self-service and library efficiency solutions, announced the company is gearing-up for the annual American Library Association conference with a new brand, redesigned website, and expanded line of self-service solutions.
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Status på FBS debitorintegration og fakturaintegration

Library Technology Reports - Sat, 2017-06-17 09:41
(June 17, 2017). FBS har i løbet af foråret 2017 samarbejdet med blandt andet Serviceplatformen i KOMBIT og de forskellige leverandører om at få muliggjort integration til debitor- og fakturaløsninger.FBS har i løbet af foråret 2017 samarbejdet med blandt andet Serviceplatformen i KOMBIT og de forskellige leverandører om at få muliggjort integration til debitor- og fakturaløsninger. Opgaven har dels været at få implementeret manglende funktionalitet i integrationen og at få afhjulpet fundne fejl, dels at gennemføre et teknologisk løft på Serviceplatformen.
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Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history tools techniques an

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-06-17 09:41

    ISBN: 9780307987181
    Author: Gury, Al


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Weekend quilting : quilt and unwind with simple designs to sew in no time /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-06-17 09:41

    ISBN: 9781440246616
    Author: Flendt, Jemima,


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The Jam maker's garden : grow your own seasonal preserves /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-06-17 09:41

    ISBN: 9780711238145
    Author: Farrell, Holly


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Nationwide Public Library System in Ireland with over 300 locations now live on a single Innovative system

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2017-06-16 06:40
(June 16, 2017). Innovative Interfaces announced that the final implementation phase of the Republic of Ireland's public library authorities is now live on Sierra. This project completion ensures single access for all library members to over 15 million items in 333 libraries.
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Bob Rohlf, Co-founder of Tech Logic Corporation, passed away

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2017-06-16 06:40
(June 16, 2017). Robert "Bob" Rohlf, a legend of the library profession, consultant, and co-founder of Tech Logic Corporation, has passed away. Bob's career as a librarian spanned more than forty years and included directorship and executive roles at Hennepin County Public Library (HCPL), Minneapolis Public Library, Dakota-Scott Regional Library, and The Library of Congress where he was the Administrative Director. After retiring from HCPL Bob led the Robert Rohlf Associates consulting firm utilizing numerous library experts to provide professional advice for new building projects around the world.
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