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 of thousands … Continue reading EBSCO use data for articles and books now included in PlumX impact factor
EBSCO announced earlier this week that Random House titles (52,000) are now available to be requested through GOBI. A short announcement and video are available here.
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. have … Continue reading EBSCO and Infotrieve partner for mobile search and content delivery
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 fiction and … Continue reading EBSCO eBooks adds 30,000 Random House titles
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 these new … Continue reading EBSCO rolls out 28 new ebook subject sets
EBSCO has had two recent press releases about new metadata added to the EDS from Maruzen Company in Japan (ebooks) and Newton Media Collaborate from Central and Eastern Europe (media news). Excerpts from both press releases are below, with links to the full story.
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 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
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 any form, … Continue reading Plumâ„¢ Analytics Becomes Part of EBSCO Information Services
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 Information Services (EBSCO) has introduced 15 new EBSCO eBookâ„¢ Subject Sets to help librarians build their e-book collections. Subject sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topics designed to meet the needs of libraries while simplifying collection development.
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 of eBook … Continue reading EBSCO launches eBook business collection
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) providing unparalleled access … Continue reading EBSCO Discovery Service adds Japanese language metadata from NetAdvance
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 access to … Continue reading BiblioLabs metadata now in EDS, EBSCO to sell Bibliolabs products
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
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. May … Continue reading Gale metadata to be indexed in EBSCO Discovery Service
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, 2013 … Continue reading BioOne Online Journals now discoverable through EBSCO EDS
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 their partnership … Continue reading EBSCO’s EDS to index OUP’s UPSO and DNB resources
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 latest release … Continue reading EBSCO releases 23 new eBook subject sets
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 the learning … Continue reading EBSCO creates ebooks subscription collections for engineering and technology professionals