Library news

Ex Libris and EBSCO complete 'streamlining' agreement

26 June 2015
Ex Libris Group and EBSCO Information Services have announced an agreement to streamline library acquisition processes and optimise the experience of library patrons who are using Ex Libris solutions to access full-text content hosted on the EBSCOhost platform

Consortium to 'standardise sharing of image-based resources'

18 June 2015
Leaders from 11 research libraries, national libraries, and nonprofit image repositories have formed the International Image Interoperability Framework Consortium

Universities allowed instant rights purchases through CLA

10 June 2015
The Copyright Licensing Agency is launching a service to allow universities to buy rights instantly online

Altmetric platform chosen by Duke University

5 June 2015
Duke University has selected the Altmetric for Institutions platform to offer its faculty and administrators further insight into the online dissemination and engagement surrounding its research

Spare Rib enters the digital age following Jisc/British Library collaboration

News image28 May 2015
All 239 editions of the landmark feminist magazine Spare Rib have been published online for the first time; from today, every edition of Spare Rib magazine will be available to be viewed by anyone online for free