|EBSCO-Owned EMpact Sales™ and CSIRO PUBLISHING Sign Exclusive Partnership Agreement|
—EMpact to sell CSIRO PUBLISHING journals in South Korea and regions of Latin America
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., USA – March 26, 2009 – EMpact Sales™ (EMpact), the publisher representation group of EBSCO Information Services, and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) PUBLISHING have signed an agreement in which EMpact will serve as exclusive sales and marketing representative. According to the agreement, EMpact will promote 23 scientific-based, peer-reviewed journals for CSIRO PUBLISHING, in both print and electronic format, in South Korea and Latin America, including Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico.
|EBSCO-Owned EMpact Sales™ Enlisted as Sales Agent by IOP Publishing|
—EMpact Sales to promote IOP journals in certain regions of North, Central, South Americas and the Caribbean
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., USA – March 12, 2009 – EMpact Sales™
(EMpact), the publisher representation group of EBSCO Information Services, has entered into an agreement with IOP Publishing
(IOP) in which it will serve as sales agent. The agreement grants EMpact the rights to sell IOP’s print and electronic journals
in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad, Central America, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Aruba and the Caribbean, including the Bahamas.
|Karger Hires EBSCO-owned EMpact Sales™ to Promote New Karger Hospital Collection in Major Territories across the Globe|
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., USA – Feb. 24, 2009 – Karger
, an independent, family-owned publishing house based in Basel, Switzerland, and EMpact Sales™
(EMpact), the publisher representation group of EBSCO Information Services
, have partnered to provide the new Karger Hospital Collection
to customers in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Belgium, United Kingdom, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. According to the partnership agreement, EMpact will serve as sales and marketing representative and consultant for Karger in these territories.
|EBSCO Changes Regional Office Name in Asia to Better Communicate Broad Representation of Services and Support|
―Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao office now Greater China and Southeast Asia Central office
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., USA – Feb. 19, 2009 – EBSCO Information Services
(EBSCO) has changed the name of one of its regional offices in Asia to the Greater China and Southeast Asia Central
office. Formerly known as the Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao
regional office, the new name better represents the vast territory of customers and business partners that it serves.
|EBSCO Publishing Introduces Multilingual Health Databases™ Non-English Content for Public Libraries|
―The most-asked health questions now answered in 17 languages in EBSCOhost®
IPSWICH, Mass., USA – Jan. 23, 2009 –
serve a growing non-English speaking population, as well as patrons who speak English but find it easier to read in their native languages. EBSCO Publishing
(EBSCO) will help libraries answer the health-related questions for these patrons with new Multilingual Health Databases™
. EBSCO will offer 17 databases in highly sought after languages. The databases contain evidence-based reports for the 200 most common health topics, written at a third to seventh grade reading level. Each database is presented entirely in the given language, including screen wording, help, browsing, and full text.