Library news

TU Delft chooses OCLC Worldshare as library system

29 October 2014
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) has selected OCLC WorldShare Management Services as its library management system

OpenAthens software to integrate with EBSCO tools

29 October 2014
OpenAthens, the single sign-on software that helps libraries connect their patrons to online subscription content, has announced a global partnership that will see its identity and access management services integrated with EBSCO content and discovery tools

Libraries funding more open access fees, says survey

28 October 2014
Academic libraries are getting more involved in the cataloguing and funding of gold open access publications, according to a survey by US industry consultancy

Material from psychiatric hospitals to be digitised by Wellcome Library

News image16 October 2014
Some 800,000 pages of material from psychiatric hospitals in the UK from the 18th to the 20th century will be digitised and made freely available as part of a digitisation programme at the Wellcome Library

Infotrieve maintains the Canadian connection

16 October 2014
Infotrieve is to extend its current partnership with the National Research Council of Canada to exclusively provide information delivery and library services to the Canadian and international research communities for an additional two years