Credo Launches New Subject Collections

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2014-12-16 18:14
From Credo : Highly respected publishers ABDO, National Geographic Books, Baker Publishing Group and Crossway are the latest to partner with Credo to offer their top tier reference content to libraries. New Publisher Collections from Macmillan, New York University Press, Bloomsbury, Springer and others provide robust options for libraries looking to add [...]
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More Languages Added to Google Translate

ResourceShelf - Sun, 2014-12-14 21:09
From Inside Search : We're adding 10 languages to Translate, bringing our total number of supported languages to 90. These 10 new languages will allow more than 200 million additional people to translate text to and from their native languages. These languages are available now on and will roll out soon [...]
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EBSCO Adds New Features to LibraryAware

ResourceShelf - Sun, 2014-12-14 21:05
From EBSCO : With the new features in this release of LibraryAware, you’ll be able to create more items and post them to more places than ever before. One of the most common requests we hear is for the ability to post to Pinterest. That’s now available. Look for the “Post [...]
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Bing Introduces "Fact Answers" Feature for Local Searches

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2014-12-10 22:00
From Bing Blogs : We’ve just released a simpler way to find more local information and directions. These new facts at the top of the search page aim to provide simple answers to searches for things like phone numbers for restaurants, the hours of your local mall, or directions to your friend’s [...]
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Microsoft Replaces Clip Art with Bing Images

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2014-12-10 21:48
From Office Blogs : The Clip Art and image library has closed shop. Customers can still add images to their documents, presentations, and other files that they have saved to their devices (phones, tablets, and PCs), OneDrive, and SharePoint. Customers also still have the ability to add images to their documents [...]
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SAGE Acquires 19 Social and Health Science Journals

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2014-12-10 21:44
From SAGE : With this acquisition, SAGE will publish journals in counseling, gerontology & aging, health & healthcare, education, anthropology, beginning in 2015. Baywood Publishing Company, Inc. has published scholarly and professional journals and books in the social sciences and humanities for more than 50 years. Its collection focuses on the [...]
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Elsevier Launches Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-12-05 16:08
From Elsevier : Elsevier , a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of its new Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences . The module provides biomedical and life science researchers access to trustworthy reference content updated as science progresses.   The new [...]
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EasyBib Integrates with EBSCO Resources

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2014-12-05 16:03
From EBSCO : EBSCO information Services and EasyBib have made it possible to directly export citations from EBSCO resources to EasyBib. The integration creates an effortless way for students and researchers to ethically use their resources. With the EBSCO integration with EasyBib, library users simply have to select the article they [...]
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Literary Review Launches Digital Archive

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2014-11-25 15:32
From The Bookseller : Literary Review has launched a digital archive of all of its issues over the last 35 years for app and print subscribers. The archive was produced in conjunction with digital publishing experts Exact Editions. It includes a comprehensive search function, as well as sync and bookmarking functions. [...]
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UNESCO Launches Online Science Education Resource

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2014-11-25 09:11
From UNESCO : UNESCO launched the UNESCO World Library of Science (WLoS), a newly created, free online science education resource for a global community of users. Developed through the joint efforts of UNESCO, Nature Education and Roche, the WLoS was created to give students around the world, especially those in disadvantaged regions, [...]
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