EBSCO use data for articles and books now included in PlumX impact factor

IPSWICH, Mass. — June 23, 2014 — Metrics from Plumâ„¢ Analytics will now include usage statistics for articles and books that are available from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) databases and EBSCO Discovery Service. The article-level data from these databases will allow Plum Analytics’ product PlumX to provide usage statistics on articles and books from tens … Continue reading EBSCO use data for articles and books now included in PlumX impact factor

EBSCO and Infotrieve partner for mobile search and content delivery

This partnership benefits many corporations and others with the Infotrieve Mobile Library service.  More from the press release below. ~Mutual Customers Now Able to Combine Discovery with Content Management Allowing Corporations to Find and Procure Content within One Platform~ IPSWICH, Mass. and WILTON, Conn. — June 3, 2014 —EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Infotrieve Inc. … Continue reading EBSCO and Infotrieve partner for mobile search and content delivery

EBSCO eBooks adds 30,000 Random House titles

Great news from EBSCO and Random House.  The full press release is below.  If you want to skip to the title list, go here:  For more information on EBSCO eBooks and featured collections including Random House titles, go to: http://www.ebscohost.com/ebooks/popular-fiction IPSWICH, Mass. — April 8, 2014 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is now offering popular … Continue reading EBSCO eBooks adds 30,000 Random House titles

EBSCO rolls out 28 new ebook subject sets

IPSWICH, Mass. — February 20, 2014 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has added 28 new eBook Subject Sets to its extensive collection of eBooks. The Sets provide libraries with convenient ways to begin or expand their eBook collections with current, reputable content from leading publishers. Key collection areas that were increased with the release of … Continue reading EBSCO rolls out 28 new ebook subject sets

eBook Religion Collection Now Available from EBSCO

Another eBook collection has just been released by EBSCO. Press release below IPSWICH, Mass. — EBSCO Information Services has released a new e-book collection designed to meet the content needs of students and scholars in their study of religion. eBook Religion Collection is subscription package of e-books featuring more than 4,100 titles from over 150 trusted … Continue reading eBook Religion Collection Now Available from EBSCO

Ingram expands eBook profiling on OASIS platform with EBSCO and ProQuest’s EBL content

Ingram Content Group announced two new partnerships for eBooks on their OASIS platform.  The first is with ProQuests’s EBL.  More than 400,000 EBL eBook titles will be available through Ingram’s OASIS.  The second is with EBSCO.  Print titles have been part of the OASIS platform for EBSCO eBooks but now customers can add eBook content … Continue reading Ingram expands eBook profiling on OASIS platform with EBSCO and ProQuest’s EBL content

Plumâ„¢ Analytics Becomes Part of EBSCO Information Services

IPSWICH, Mass. — January 14, 2014 — In a deal that brings together the leading subscription services, database, e-book and discovery provider with the leading provider of alternative research metrics, EBSCO Information Services has acquired Plumâ„¢Analytics. Plum Analytics is the first altmetrics provider to move beyond metrics about articles and track all research output in … Continue reading Plumâ„¢ Analytics Becomes Part of EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO provides complimentary ERIC A&I data during government shutdown

I don’t know about the rest of my fellow librarians, but we at WSU are extremely frustrated with the lack of government websites right now.  Census data, LC, copyright, USDA, ERIC and many more are either not being updated or not available.  EBSCO is responding to this frustration by offering a complimentary version of ERIC … Continue reading EBSCO provides complimentary ERIC A&I data during government shutdown

EBSCO launches eBook business collection

EBSCO announced today a new eBook collection (over 9,400 titles) designed specifically for academic and business school libraries.  The full title and/or publisher lists are not on the EBSCO website at this time.  You’ll have to contact your rep for details. IPSWICH, Mass. — September 9, 2013 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) announces the launch … Continue reading EBSCO launches eBook business collection

EBSCO Discovery Service adds Japanese language metadata from NetAdvance

Earlier this month, EBSCO added new Japanese language content to the EBSCO Discovery Service.  See the press release below for more details. IPSWICH, Mass. — August 6, 2013 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and NetAdvance today have announced an agreement allowing metadata from NetAdvance’s JapanKnowledge collection to be added to EBSCO Discovery Serviceâ„¢ (EDS) — … Continue reading EBSCO Discovery Service adds Japanese language metadata from NetAdvance

BiblioLabs metadata now in EDS, EBSCO to sell Bibliolabs products

Some interesting news from EBSCO and BiblioLabs.  If you would like to learn more about BiblioLabs, check out the interview I conducted with Mitch Davis, Founder of BiblioLabs.  Here is the EBSCO press release: IPSWICH, Mass. — July 24, 2013 — EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) announces an agreement with BiblioLabs that will give more people … Continue reading BiblioLabs metadata now in EDS, EBSCO to sell Bibliolabs products

EBSCO eBooks now available on Ingram’s OASIS platform

Interesting news from both EBSCO and Ingram received today.  400,000 EBSCO ebooks now available via the OASIS platform along side print books – one workflow.  Here’s the official press release: NASHVILLE, TN – Ingram Content Group Inc., and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) today announced that more than 400,000 e-book titles from EBSCO eBooksâ„¢ have been … Continue reading EBSCO eBooks now available on Ingram’s OASIS platform

Gale metadata to be indexed in EBSCO Discovery Service

Big news today from EBSCO.  They will begin to index the metadata from Gale databases, ebooks, and archival collections.  More information, including the full list of Gale resources included in the agreement, is below.  Gale announced a similar partnership with OCLC for WorldShare program in January of this year. IPSWICH, Mass. / BIRMINGHAM, Ala.  — … Continue reading Gale metadata to be indexed in EBSCO Discovery Service

BioOne Online Journals now discoverable through EBSCO EDS

EBSCO and BioOne are in partnership to increase the discovery of over 100,000 scholarly articles from biosence research journals.  The EDS will index the metadata of these journals for full discovery in the EDS.  Mutual customers may then access the fulltext via the EDS.  More from the press release below. IPSWICH, Mass. — May 7, … Continue reading BioOne Online Journals now discoverable through EBSCO EDS

EBSCO’s EDS to index OUP’s UPSO and DNB resources

Discovery tools are continuing to grow by adding unique resources from publishers.  EBSCO is announcing an extended partnership with Oxford University Press to add University Press Scholarship Online and the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography to the EDS. IPSWICH, Mass. — March 5, 2013 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and Oxford University Press (OUP) have extended … Continue reading EBSCO’s EDS to index OUP’s UPSO and DNB resources

EBSCO releases 23 new eBook subject sets

IPSWICH, Mass. — February 19, 2013 — Librarians have a convenient way to begin or expand their e-book collection with 23 new eBook Subjects Sets from EBSCO Publishing. The eBook Subject Sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topic areas chosen to meet libraries’ needs while simplifying collection development. This … Continue reading EBSCO releases 23 new eBook subject sets

EBSCO creates ebooks subscription collections for engineering and technology professionals

New collections from EBSCO announced earlier this week.  More info from the press release below. EngineeringCoreâ„¢ and ITCoreâ„¢ E-book Subscription Collections Provide Access to Thousands of E-book Titles for Learning and Research IPSWICH, Mass. — February 5, 2013 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has released EngineeringCoreâ„¢ and ITCoreâ„¢ , two e-book subscription collections designed to support … Continue reading EBSCO creates ebooks subscription collections for engineering and technology professionals