Library news

Sustainable Collection Services snapped up by OCLC

22 January 2015
OCLC has acquired Sustainable Collection Services (SCS), a company dedicated to helping libraries manage their print collections

Bibliotheca acquires Aturis

8 January 2015
Bibliotheca Group has acquired Aturis Group, a provider of library solutions in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany

John Wiley agreement to support universities moving to open access

17 December 2014
John Wiley and Sons has announced a pilot agreement, brokered by Jisc, for articles published on an open access basis

Open University selects Ex Libris service

9 December 2014
The Open University (OU) in the UK has selected the Ex Libris Alma library management service and the Primo discovery and delivery solution to provide unified resource management and discovery

Knowledge Quarter launched at British Library

4 December 2014
The Knowledge Quarter, a partnership of 35 academic, cultural, research, scientific and media organisations based in Kings Cross, Euston and Bloomsbury, was launched today at the British Library in London