Library news

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

Austrian National Library releases collection through Europeana

13 October 2014
A historic book collection from the Austrian National Library will be made freely available to the public via thanks to the library's digitisation programme and the introduction of a new rights statement by Europeana

Ex Libris products chosen by Western Michigan University

13 October 2014
Western Michigan University has selected Ex Libris' Alma library management service and the Primo discovery and delivery solution to provide unified resource management and resource discovery

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine picks OCLC WMS

29 September 2014
The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine has selected OCLC WorldShare Management Services as its library management system