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The trouble with twelfth grave /

New At the Library - Fri, 2017-11-17 10:51

    ISBN: 9781250147578
    Author: Jones, Darynda


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Springer Nature launches a pilot with PaperHive

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2017-11-17 07:51
(November 17, 2017). Springer Nature has launched a one-year pilot with PaperHive, a market-leading annotation system and copyright-compliant collaborative research platform. The partnership focuses on increasing reader engagement of university students with academic literature in various fields including biomedicine, mathematics, physics, and chemistry. The pilot phase comprises books and textbooks from Springer and Springer Spektrum, the leading publisher for classical and digital educational media in the field of natural sciences and mathematics in the German-speaking region.
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ResourceMate is now part of Harris Computer Systems

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:50
(November 16, 2017). ResourceMate is now part of Harris Computer Systems, or just ‘Harris'. Harris was founded in 1976, and we started off by providing utility billing solutions to the public sector. We have grown considerably over the years and we are now the 2nd largest software company in Canada, and among the top 100 software companies in the U.S. Harris has over 30,000 customers in over 30 different markets worldwide.
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Bowker to supply data for TitlePager

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:50
(November 16, 2017). TitlePager, a resource that enables authors to create great landing page sites for their titles, is turning to Bowker to connect them with metadata to enhance their business. Bowker is a ProQuest affiliate and acts as the retail agent for ProQuest's renowned metadata.
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OpenAthens Cloud awarded OpenID Connect self-certification

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:50
(November 16, 2017). OpenAthens announced that its new content provider solution OpenAthensCloud is now OpenID Connect self-certified through the OpenID Foundation, providingassurance that OpenAthens Cloud conforms to the OpenID Connect protocol andenabling greater interoperability.
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Agent Information Software (AIFS) releases Third Quarter 2017 Earnings

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2017-11-16 07:49
(November 16, 2017). The parent company of Auto-Graphics, Inc., Agent Information Software (AIFS) (OTC:AIFS) today released the third-quarter 2017 earnings for the quarter ending September 30 for Auto-Graphics, Inc., an Industry leading library management software provider and the first to provide Web-based library resource management solutions to library consortia.
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Innovative solution offers significant benefits for Idaho State University

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-11-15 13:48
(November 15, 2017). Innovative announced that Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho, has selected the Sierra integrated library system and the Encore Duet discovery layer for the Eli M. Oboler Library and satellite locations. From certificate-level to post-graduate, the libraries at ISU support information needs for a substantial 250 academic programs, serving over 13,000 students. Including government documents, the entire university collection holds nearly one million items.
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MOBIUS Launches MOBIUS Open Source Solutions

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-11-15 13:48
(November 15, 2017). The MOBIUS Consortium announced today the launch of MOBIUS Open Source Solutions (MOSS), offering technical and operational support services for libraries that currently have or are considering an Evergreen open source ILS implementation. MOSS makes Evergreen implementation cost-effective, freeing staff and management time and allowing them to focus on better serving their patrons. Unlike other providers who simply offer hosting services, MOSS offers comprehensive hosting, IT and application support in a single cost-effective solution.
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Swiss National Library chooses Ex Libris Alma and Primo

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2017-11-15 10:47
(November 15, 2017). Ex Libris announced that the Swiss National Library has selected the Ex Libris Alma® library services platform and Ex Libris Primo discovery and delivery solution.
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Two kinds of truth /

New At the Library - Wed, 2017-11-15 10:47

    ISBN: 9781619694248
    Author: Connelly, Michael, 1956-


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The gift /

New At the Library - Wed, 2017-11-15 10:47

    ISBN: 9780062697851
    Author: Gray, Shelley Shepard


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Future home of the living god : a novel /

New At the Library - Wed, 2017-11-15 10:47

    ISBN: 9780062695338
    Author: Erdrich, Louise


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New South Wales' third largest Council has launched its cloud catalogue with LIBERO

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-11-14 19:47
(November 14, 2017). Central Coast Library Services has become LIBERO's largest hosted solution in LIBERO Cloud, following the merge between Gosford and Wyong Councils. Central Coast Council now consists of 11 branches, 2 community libraries and a Bookmobile covering 1,600km2 with a population of around 330,000, making it LIBERO's largest Cloud based customer.
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Springer Nature acquires e-learning provider iversity

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2017-11-14 10:47
(November 14, 2017). Effective 17 October 2017, the international publisher Springer Nature acquired the e-learning provider iversity. iversity is a leading platform for e-learning and MOOCs, and collaborates with over one hundred universities, educational institutes and companies worldwide. The acquisition of the online platform will allow Springer Nature to globally expand the dissemination of its authors' educational and research content with the aid of innovative formats.
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John Szabo is appointed Chair, and Bernadette Gray-Little, Peter Sidorko take seats on OCLC Board of Trustees

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-11-13 19:46
(November 13, 2017). John F. Szabo, City Librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library, was formally appointed Chair, and Bernadette Gray-Little, Chancellor Emerita at the University of Kansas, and Peter Sidorko, University Librarian at The University of Hong Kong, took their seats on the OCLC Board of Trustees today during the board's November meeting.
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Troy University is First in Alabama to Offer Visual History Archive

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-11-13 16:46
(November 13, 2017). Troy University is the first in Alabama to offer its researchers access to the University of Southern California (USC) Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive®. Available to academic libraries through ProQuest, this fully streaming, primary-source archive includes more than 55,000 interviews with survivors of and witnesses to some of humanity's most serious and solemn events, including the European Holocaust, the Nanjing, Rwandan, Cambodian, and Guatemalan genocides and contemporary antisemitism. Access to the Visual History Archive enriches the University's growing Holocaust education and research program.
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VitalSource and Al Manhal collaborate for increased access to digital learning materials in Middle East

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-11-13 16:46
(November 13, 2017). VitalSource, the world leader in building, enhancing and delivering digital course materials, and Al Manhal, the leading publisher of full-text searchable electronic databases of scholarly, professional and peer-reviewed content from the Arab World, are now collaborating to expand the reach and delivery of Al Manhal's unique content collection from over 450 Arabic language publishers. By working together, Al Manhal's expansive collection will now be deliverable through VitalSource Bookshelf, the most widely used higher education digital-content platform in the world.
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Odilo provides ISO CERTIFIED environment to manage and preserve digital content

Library Technology Reports - Mon, 2017-11-13 16:46
(November 4, 2017). In keeping with Odilo's tradition of continuous development and adaptation to technology trends and industry standards, we have achieved ISO certifications for our services and solutions to ensure best in class security, quality, and reliability. The result is an ISO certified environment for our digital content management solutions for libraries, archives and cloud digital preservation.
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Healing arthritis : your 3-step guide to conquering arthritis naturally /

New At the Library - Sat, 2017-11-11 10:45

    ISBN: 9781501156489
    Author: Blum, Susan S.


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