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Swets bankruptcy will cost libraries time, money

Librarians at dozens of colleges have been scrambling to reorganize their subscriptions to academic journals after a company that manages …

Microsoft's Office Sway for iPhone now available in US App Store and other countries

After soft-launching in the New Zealand App Store in November, Microsoft’s Office Sway for iPhone is now available more broadly in a number of …

Top 10 Better Money Habits You Can Build This Year

The start of the year is a great time to review and revamp our financial plans, including common resolutions like "save more money" or "pay down …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

The Only 12 Exercises You Need To Get In Shape

Learn these moves and you'll never need to pay for a gym membership again.

Cool maps show where all 4 College Football Playoff teams get players from

The Playoff is nothing but top recruiting teams. Here's how those teams were composed.<p>These maps by John Nelson, Director of Visualization at IDV Solutions (more cool stuff here) show the recruiting territory each College Football Playoff team used to compose its current roster.<p>First, the Sugar …

VuFind: A NextGen Overlay

VuFind is a highly customizable open source product that allows information repositories of any size or type to tie together and brand multiple …

Is Bento Transforming Library Menus?

<b>By Nicholas Schultz</b> <br>This delicious image portrays a traditional Japanese Bento. Bento is a single portion takeout or home-packed meal. Traditionally …

Altmetrics in discovery platforms

Identifying the right literature to spend time reading has long been a challenge for researchers – often it is driven by table of contents alerts …

Koha 3.18.0 released – Official Website of Koha Library Software

It is with great pleasure that I announce the release of Koha 3.18.0, the latest major release of the Koha open source integrated library system.<p>Koha …

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Owning the Discovery Experience for Your Patrons

This is the slide deck for the presentation that was given with Kate Lawrence (VP User Experience EBSCO), Courtney McDonald (Indiana University), and Esther Onega (University of Virginia) at the 2014 Charleston Conference on Thursday Nov 6, 2014.

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EBSCO Introduces Flipster, a new way to access digital magazines

Ipswich, MA -- Oct. 30, 2014. Continuing its tradition of working with libraries to help patrons find the content they want as quickly and …

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Bright future with library clouds

The ‘cloud’ has been hitting the mainstream headlines lately – complete with stories about naked celebrities and explanations that no real clouds are …

Primo Library Resource Discovery Solution | Ex Libris

Primo<p>Your digital<br>gateway to<br>a wealth of<br>content<p>Watch the Video<p>Primo Studio Your Primo Your Way:<br>Watch the Video<p>Maximize the exposure of your library …

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Everything You Need to Know to Host a Webinar

<i>This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>A few months ago, I held a Yabbly AMA about how and why we use webinars at Mention. For the uninitiated, webinars are online seminars or master classes designed to educate around a clear and concise topic.<p>Generally around 30-40 minutes, these live …

Apple's wearable reportedly won't ship until 2015

You'll see it on September 9th, but won't be wearing it until next year<p>There's a reason Apple's wearable device hasn't leaked out yet: it won't be shipping to consumers anytime soon. According to <i>Recode</i>, the iWatch (or whatever Apple ends up calling it) isn't scheduled to hit retail shelves until …

Tamir Borensztajn on APIs, Responsive Design, and Other Tools Enabling the Digital Shift

Tamir Borensztajn<p>On October 1, <i>Library Journal</i> and <i>School Library Journal</i> will host their fifth annual virtual conference, “The Digital Shift: …

The University of Virginia Opts For EBSCO's Library Search Tool

Library Services | News<p>The University of Virginia has changed the retrieval system it uses in its libraries, moving from ExLibris' Primo Central to …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

You may be missing out on some of the iPhone's most powerful features.<p><b>1. Take Siri to School</b>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another try, and offer you a few options …

Single Search: Harvard Library’s Hollis+ Discovery Layer (Beta) Launches For Library Users and Guests

The new Hollis+ discovery layer single search access to books, articles, and other materials from the Harvard Library that is formally scheduled to …

Scrublands - Photographs and text by Antoine Bruy | LensCulture

<b>Grant Winner</b> <i>This project was awarded a special cash grant by juror Sujong Song. Each of the five jury members selected one photographer from the Top 50 Emerging Talents to be awarded special distinction with a cash grant.</i><p><b>From Juror Sujong Song:</b><p>“<i>Scrublands</i> by Antoine Bruy is about people who have …