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  1. OverDrive Rated Number 1 eBook app for libraries and schools by usersRead the original story

    Thursday | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: OverDrive continues to be rated the best eBook app for libraries based on user ratings in the iOS and Google Play app stores. Based on user ratings in the iOS and Android app stores, OverDrive has consistently been rated the highest compared to other library eBook apps.

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  2. All or Nothing | Peer to Peer ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Library Journal

    After three columns in a row about the ebook situation for libraries, I thought I was finished with the discussion, but then I got an email from an ebook vendor. He pointed out that his ebook publishing platform did all the things I had said I wanted from library ebooks, and asked, very politely, why, then, hadn't my library bought any of them? Here is my answer.

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  3. Library: Corks may pop at new branch openingRead the original story

    Thursday | Coastal Observer

    County librarian Dwight McInvaill won't be able to wrap a big red bow around the new Waccamaw Library, but he told trustees last week that the new building on Willbrook Boulevard should be open for Valentine's Day.

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  4. OverDrive Rated #1 eBook App for Libraries and Schools by UsersRead the original story

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    The OverDrive app enables users to borrow and enjoy eBooks, audiobooks and streaming videos on a single website, via smartphones, tablets, laptops, desktops and other major devices. OverDrive serves a network of 33,000 libraries and schools worldwide.

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  5. Bigger Library, Better ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Logos Bible Software Blog

    We are committed to serving a body of believers who preach, teach, write, and research for the good of the church. To that end, we love making new ways for the church's preachers and theologians to expand their libraries.

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  6. Baker & Taylor Launches New Axis 360 AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    ... mobile devices fitted with the app. Axis 360 is Baker & Taylor's revolutionary digital media service that provides libraries and schools with a state-of-the-art and visually engaging system for circulating digital books and audiobooks. Library ...

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  7. 22 ATLA libraries now using OCLC WorldShare Management ServicesRead the original story

    Thursday | OCLC Research

    Twenty-two member libraries of the American Theological Library Association are now using OCLC WorldShare Management Services as their library management system. WorldShare Management Services provide cloud-based library management and discovery applications in an integrated suite.

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  8. 'Collection Directions' paper provides foundation for ALCTS Midwinter SymposiumRead the original story

    Thursday | OCLC Research

    ... this symposium with a greater understanding of how to implement new content and acquisition programs in their own libraries from these presentations. We are a worldwide library cooperative, owned, governed and sustained by members since 1967. Our ...

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  9. A tougher tax time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Grand Haven Tribune

    It's tax season - which means it's once again time for people to file for a refund, or pay Uncle Sam. "In the past, public libraries - since the post office stopped providing free federal and state tax forms - were the only place a person could obtain tax forms and tax instructions," Loutit District Library Director John Martin said.

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  10. Vital Source builds upon recent growth with new offices in downtown RaleighRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... and digital services. Committed to the success of its partners, Ingram works closely with publishers, retailers, libraries and schools around the world to provide them with the right products and services to help them succeed in the dynamic and ...

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  11. ProQuest joins BIBCO and ECIP cataloging partnership programsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: ProQuest has become a partner in the Library of Congress' Electronic Cataloging in Publication Cataloging Partnership and BIBCO Programs. The company is the first publisher ever to partner in the ECIP program and joins academic libraries in cataloging pre-publication galleys of U.S. imprints received at the Library of Congress.

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  12. Public libraries across the U.S. find reinvention and value through innovative education programRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: Public libraries across the country are finding innovative ways to deliver value to their communities, including presenting high school diplomas to adult residents through Career Online High School, an accredited high school completion and career certificate program. Career Online High School, brought to public libraries by Gale, part of Cengage Learning, is now available at more than a dozen libraries from coast to coast, with several launching this month, and has graduated its first library students.

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  13. OCLC Research and ALISE name recipients of 2015 Library and Information Science Research GrantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... of the School of Library and Information Science at The University of Southern Mississippi, will investigate libraries (public and/or academic) that employ roaming reference models in the project, "The 'Place' of the Librarian in Deskless Library: ...

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  14. Academic institutions select ProQuest Intota for transformative...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: Academic institutions around the world are selecting the Intota library services platform, a transformational cloud-based service that simplifies two major challenges libraries face today: collection assessment and e-resource management. Released last June, Intota combines industry-leading discovery, linking, collection management and assessment in one system, built on a single, authoritative knowledgebase.

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  15. Ingram puts the power of data in libraries' hands with new Edelweiss Analytics toolRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Ingram Library Services Inc., an Ingram Content Group Inc. company, expands the services it provides libraries with the addition of timely analytics and data powered by Above the Treeline's Edelweiss Analytics, a web-based, interactive collection analysis tool. It gives libraries access to the most accurate and up-to-date information available on library circulation, retail sales data, title data and much more.

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  16. 3M Library Systems investing in growth for 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: Libraries around the country are kicking off 2015 with a bright outlook. 3M Library Systems is poised to meet the evolving demands with new product features for the 3M Cloud Library and the SelfCheck product lines that will be previewed at the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, January 30 - February 3 in Chicago, Illinois.

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  17. DynaMed supports partners infectious disease images with grantRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... (such as MEDLINE), plus EBSCONET. EBSCO databases are powered by EBSCOhost, the electronic resource favored by libraries around the world. EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more ...

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  18. I need that rolling cartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BlogHer

    ... child desperate to know what happens to Harry Potter in the next chapter. Happy Library Appreciation Week! I love libraries, even more than that I appreciate them. My childhood would not have been the same without them, and it's not a stretch to say ...

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  19. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Lakeland Times

    ... between his Iraq deployments "to stay sharp." In 2015, UW-Madison, WiLS (Wisconsin Library Services) and 21 public libraries around the state have joined forces to deliver a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the topic of "Changing Weather and ...

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  20. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Staffordshire Newsletter

    Libraries throughout the town will hosting a range of events to showcase what libraries have to offer before and after the day on February 7. Stafford Library will host a clay workshop on February 6, from 10am to 12pm, as well as a wizard academy on February 21 from 10.30am. Baswich Library will hold a coffee morning on Wednesday, from 10.30am to 12pm, and a wizard academy on February 17, from 10.30am.

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