Library news

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

OCLC and RLUK expand partnership

17 November 2014
OCLC and Research Libraries UK (RLUK), a consortium of the largest research organisations in the UK and Ireland, has announced an expanded partnership to help RLUK achieve key strategic objectives for shared collection management and resource discovery

APA ebooks now available through ebrary

14 November 2014
The American Psychological Association (APA) has made several hundred ebooks available to institutions via the ebrary platform