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LexisNexis Launches LexisNexis Legal Content Insider

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-07-18 16:14
From the press release : The site provides legal professionals a one-stop destination to stay connected and up-to-date on the evolving landscape of legal publications. Built on the LexisNexis® LexTalk platform , the site also is connected to a network of community forums where legal professionals such as law librarians can connect [...]
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Google Updates Scholar Metrics

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2014-07-07 09:23
From Google Scholar blog : Scholar Metrics provide an easy way for authors to quickly gauge the visibility and influence of recent articles in scholarly publications. Today, we are releasing the 2014 version of Scholar Metrics . This release is based on citations from all articles that were indexed in Google Scholar [...]
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ProQuest to Launch Historical Statistical Resource

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2014-06-30 19:59
From ProQuest : Historical Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. digitizes more than 130 years of Statistical Abstracts of the U.S., extracts the tabular content, and converts it into an Excel format, making these annual collections of data on the United States and its people easy to search and access. ProQuest is [...]
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ProQuest Debuts Ebook Reader on ebrary Platform

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-06-27 08:59
From ProQuest : The new ebrary Reader is designed to meet the continually evolving expectations of researchers. Extensive user testing with library patrons, particularly university students in the midst of research projects, steered its development. Copying, printing, downloading and searching within books is streamlined and intuitive navigation gets users to popular features [...]
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Credo Updates Online Reference Service

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-06-27 08:48
From the press release : This intuitive interface makes it easier for learners to focus on discovering information while an improved mobile experience for smartphones and tablets demonstrates Credo’s commitment to providing high-quality content anytime, anywhere. A new “Listen” feature increases accessibility by reading content aloud. A translation tool will also be [...]
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More Historical Content Added to Gale Digital Collections

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-06-27 08:34
From Cengage Learning : Gale, part of Cengage Learning, has added millions of pages of content to its Gale Digital Collections program with the launch of 10 resources, including new periodical collections and the next installments of Smithsonian Collections Online , Nineteenth Century Collections Online, and The Chatham House Online Archive . [...]
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SAGE Launches Interactive Resource for Social Science Data

ResourceShelf - Thu, 2014-06-26 21:27
From SAGE : SAGE today announces the launch of SAGE Stats , an interactive statistical resource that provides vetted, hard-to-find data from private and public sources to students and researchers. SAGE Stats includes both state and local data, and will add future statistical collections that cover the broad range of the social [...]
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Bing Enhances Twitter-Related Search Results

ResourceShelf - Thu, 2014-06-26 08:40
From Bing blogs : Through our exclusive partnership with Twitter, we are rolling out a fast and intuitive way to discover tweets directly in our search results. Whether you are interested in looking up trending hashtag, specific Twitter profiles or the latest tweets about your favorite celebrities, we have you covered. [...]
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EBSCO Launches Industry Trends Blog

ResourceShelf - Thu, 2014-06-26 08:24
From EBSCO Discovery Pulse : This blog is dedicated to everything discovery from technology news, to industry perspectives, and product updates. As we expand our offerings, and deliver further product enhancements, this blog will serve as an additional source of information from our various teams: product management, development, discovery innovation, and research [...]
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