Elsevier Announces Multidisciplinary Open Access Journal

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-04-28 14:23
From Elsevier : The journal is the official journal of the One Health Platform , an international forum that promotes a cross-sectoral and collaborative approach to one health issues, bringing together leading experts from a multitude of research areas. One Health will publish high quality research papers, reviews and outbreak reports [...]
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IOS Press Launches Journal Platform

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-04-28 14:10
From IOS Press : IOS Press has partnered with Semantico, an innovative digital content delivery provider, to develop the new Content Library using the Scolaris platform. The IOS Press Content Library  offers a clean new look, easy navigation and more options for personalization. The new journal platform will offer more [...]
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FamilySearch's Free Historic Book Collection Reaches Milestone

ResourceShelf - Sun, 2015-04-19 17:29
From FamilySearch blog : They’ve reached the milestone of publishing 200,000 historic volumes online for free at . The growing online collection, which began in 2007, is invaluable to genealogists and family historians in finding their ancestors. FamilySearch has mobile digitization pods at partnering libraries and organizations across the United [...]
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Penguin Random House Audio Titles Added to Scribd Library

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-04-17 10:47
From the press release : Scribd , the leading subscription reading service, announced that it is expanding its audiobook offering to include more than 9,000 audiobooks from Penguin Random House Audio, increasing Scribd's audiobook selection to more than 45,000 titles. New titles include fiction and non-fiction by internationally renowned authors such as [...]
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SAGE Launches Business Researcher

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-04-17 09:15
From SAGE : SAGE is pleased to announce the launch of SAGE Business Researcher which comprises biweekly in-depth reports, data, short articles, expert views, and resources for deeper investigation on the most pressing topics in business and management. SAGE Business Researcher is the first in a suite of resources that draws upon a thorough [...]
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LexisNexis Launches LexisNexis Newsdesk

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-04-15 18:25
From the press release: Catering to the needs of business strategy, corporate communications, marketing, legal and information professionals as well as other roles seeking current awareness information, LexisNexis Newsdesk offers the most comprehensive collection of global news and business information available. This includes more than four million daily news articles, broadcast media, [...]
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LearningExpress Acquired by EBSCO Information Services

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-04-15 18:19
From the press release : EBSCO Information Services is adding more resources for students and adult learners with the acquisition of the education technology company LearningExpress . LearningExpress is an acclaimed provider of online platforms for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation and career-oriented digital content. There are more than 1,500 hours [...]
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Bing Enhances Image Search, Adds Pinterest Collections

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-04-10 21:24
From The Fire Hose : Now when you’re searching images on Bing and click a picture, you can scroll or swipe up to buy something that caught your eye, learn more about a historical figure, or find out where you can see stunning landscapes. You’ll see Pinterest collections associated with images [...]
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Directory of Open Access Journals Announces 12 New Developments

ResourceShelf - Thu, 2015-04-09 18:06
From the DOAJ blog : We’re coming to the end of a fairly small but significant and, in my opinion, very exciting project that will do the following: improve the visibility of individual articles, both locally in DOAJ and outside in external search engines improve overall discoverability in, and [...]
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