Associated Press Footage Now Available on YouTube

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2015-07-27 19:14
From AP : The Associated Press and British Movietone , one of the world's most comprehensive newsreel archives, are together bringing more than 1 million minutes of digitized film footage to YouTube. Showcasing the moments, people and events that shape the world, it will be the largest upload of historical news content [...]
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Copyright Clearance Center Adds Producers to Motion Picture License

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-07-24 14:25
From Copyright Clearance Center : Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a global licensing and content solutions organization, has announced the addition of over 350 producers to its Motion Picture License (MPL), including Lionsgate Entertainment, (NYSE:LFG) producers of Mad Men and distributors of The Hunger Games and Twilight. The MPL features performance rights [...]
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Google Updates Patent Search Engine

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-07-22 19:30
From TechCrunch : The first of these is a single search interface, where Google will integrate both searches for patents as well as prior art — the latter being one of the main ways that people will search for whether an idea has been patented or represented before. While many patent searches [...]
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Twitter Introduces Online Safety Center

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-07-21 20:57
From Twitter : The Safety Center is a resource for anyone to learn about online safety, on Twitter and beyond. This resource is a result of our work with online safety experts who continuously help us to promote good digital citizenship. We’re excited to make this knowledge easily accessible to you via [...]
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Emerald Launches Green Open Access for LIS Journals

ResourceShelf - Thu, 2015-07-16 11:03
From Emerald Group Publishing : Emerald made the decision to trial the zero month embargo period following consultation with its newly formed Librarian Advisory Group (LAG). The group is made up of leading editors and authors from Emerald Library Studies and Information Management journals, alongside other key academics in Library Studies and [...]
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Wikipedia Health Editors Collaborate with EBSCO Health

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-07-14 10:58
From EBSCO : Wikipedia’s top healthcare editors will be given complimentary access to  DynaMed Plus  to assist in content generation, research and verification of information on pages dedicated to medicine, pharmacology, public health, and other related topics. Currently, there are more than 155,000 medical articles posted to Wikipedia, which are supported by [...]
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National Library of Medicine Adds Early English Books to Digital Collection

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-07-14 07:57
From U.S. National Library of Medicine : The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces the release through its  Digital Collections  of nearly 200 items uniquely held by the NLM and printed in the English-speaking world between from 1552 to 1800. NLM’s participation in the  English Short Title Catalog (ESTC)  helped staff [...]
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APA E-Books Now Available Through EBSCO

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2015-07-06 18:53
From EBSCO : At launch, 300 scholarly and professional titles from the APA are accessible through EBSCO eBooks . The content covers a wide-range of topics in psychology and related disciplines, including medicine, neuroscience, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, and more. Available titles include important new releases such as the APA Dictionary [...]
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Bing to Power AOL's Search

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2015-07-06 15:58
From Bing blogs : Beginning January 1st, 2016 Bing will become the exclusive provider of search and search advertising services across AOL properties. Now with 20% market share in U.S., we are continuing to grow through consumer preference and through key partnerships. The 10-year deal with AOL is the latest to [...]
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Emerald Group Publishing to Preserve E-books with Portico

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2015-07-06 15:12
From Portico : Emerald Group Publishing is extending its relationship with Portico to preserve its e-books in the Portico archive, ensuring that their e-book content will be secure and available into the future. Emerald has been preserving its e-journals with Portico since 2009. Full story >>
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