|Four Publishers Expand Territory Agreements with EMpact|
Birmingham, Ala., USA – June 1, 2011 – EMpact Sales™ (EMpact), part of the EBSCO group, has signed additional expanded territory agreements for active sales representation with the following publishers:
- American Society of Plant Biologist – territory added is Japan
- Audio Visual Archives – territory added is India
- Maney Publishing – territory added is Italy
- Multi-Science Publishing – territory added is India
|Manuscriptorium Content Available Through EBSCO Discovery Service - Digital Documents Related to Historic Books|
~ Agreement with National Library of the Czech Republic Brings Metadata from the Manuscriptorium Project to EBSCO Discovery Service™ Users ~
IPSWICH, Mass. —May 26, 2011
— An agreement between the National Library of the Czech Republic and EBSCO Publishing
is bringing metadata from the Manuscriptorium
project to EBSCO Discovery Service
™ (EDS). The goal of the Manuscriptorium project is to create virtual research access to all digital documents related to historical book resources up to the year 1800. Content includes: manuscripts, incunabula, early print books, maps, deeds, charters and more. Metadata from the Manuscriptorium—the European Digital Library of Written Cultural Heritage
—will be available to all EDS users, further expanding the information available via EBSCO Discovery Service
|EMpact and Cambridge University Press Enter New Partnership|
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., USA – May 26, 2011 – Specializing in active sales representation for select publishers, EMpact Sales™, part of the EBSCO group, has been chosen as sales agent for Cambridge University Press (CUP). CUP is one of the largest and most prestigious academic publishers in the world and the new partnership will allow EMpact to represent their electronic and print content in the following territories: United Kingdom, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Lebanon, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the Sultanate of Oman.
|EBSCO Announces 2011 MLA Annual Meeting Grant Recipients|
EBSCO helps four emerging health sciences information professionals attend the MLA Annual Meeting
Birmingham, Ala. – April 27, 2011
-- The Medical Library Association
(MLA) has awarded grants sponsored by EBSCO
to four librarians to assist with travel and conference-related expenses to attend the MLA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, May 13-18, 2011. The four $1,000 awards are presented annually to librarians who are early in their careers and currently employed in a health sciences library.
|EBSCO Discovery Service Expands Collection of STM Content with IGI Global Agreement|
~Diverse Collection of STM Journals and Reference Books from IGI Global Will Be Searchable for EBSCO Discovery Service™ Users~
IPSWICH, Mass. — March 15, 2011
— IGI Global
journals and reference books will be searchable via EBSCO Discovery Service
™ (EDS), a robust and comprehensive discovery service from EBSCO Publishing
(EBSCO). An agreement between EBSCO and IGI Global will allow metadata for 131 journals and more than 1,500 reference books to be added to the Base Index of EDS—bringing great value to its users looking for science, technical and medical (STM) resources.
|EBSCO Library Collections and Budgeting Trends Survey|
EBSCO conducted a survey in February to assess the impact of current economic conditions on libraries. Many respondents reported that their libraries have been impaired by budget pressures and that they continue to look for cost-saving strategies heading into 2010-2011.
|EBSCO Publishing Releases EBSCOhost® Integrated Search|
~Solves the Four Main Problems Associated with Traditional Federated Search Products—Search Quality, Search Speed, Customer Service and Cost ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 10, 2009 —
Federated Search tools have not lived up to the expectations they originally were designed to meet. As a result, librarians and end users have grown frustrated with these services. EBSCO Publishing
is introducing EBSCOhost® Integrated Search
(EHIS) to change the federated search landscape.
|Digital Archive Collections Now Available on EBSCOhost®|
~ Initial Collections from American Antiquarian Society and American Theological Library Association Collections are Available via EBSCOhost® ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 10, 2009 — EBSCO Publishing is announcing the release of the first two digital collections made available through the partnerships with the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) and the American Theological Library Association (ATLA). American Historical Periodicals: Series 1 from AAS and Historical Monographs Collection: Series 1 from ATLA are now available via EBSCOhost ®.
|Biography Reference Center™ — New From EBSCOhost®|
~EBSCO Publishing Introduces the Definitive Online
Resource for Biographical Information ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — July 10, 2009 — Students and researchers looking for the highest quality collection of biographies will now have it with the release of Biography Reference Center™ from EBSCO Publishing. The database offers more than 450,000 full-text biographies, but the quality of the sources is the more remarkable aspect of the product.
|Consumer ReportsHealth.org Now Available to Libraries from EBSCOhost®|
~ Consumers Union and EBSCO Publishing Announce
Newest Website Access for Libraries ~
IPSWICH, Mass. —July 10, 2009 — Consumers Union (CU) and EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continue to strengthen their distribution partnership by allowing libraries to subscribe to ConsumerReportsHealth.org for a fixed annual subscription. ConsumerReportsHealth.org offers Consumers Union's research and recommendations about health care and healthy living on one continuously updated Web site.