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EBSCO Roadshow with LILRC [Changed to Webinar]
March 14, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Nancy Grimaldi, MSLIS and Matthew Antonucci from EBSCO Present: EBSCO Roadshow with LILRC.
Enjoy a continental breakfast while you learn about major updates and new projects underway at EBSCO.
A special door prize will be awarded for each session.
When: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Session 1: Academic Libraries: 9:00AM–10:30AM
Session 2: Public/K-12 Libraries: 11:00AM-12:30PM
Where: Farmingdale State College, Greenley Library
SESSION I TOPICS:
- FOLIO—A community collaboration to develop a new open source library platform from the ground up. Think beyond a typical ILS and imagine what your library could look like with completely new, innovative apps.
- EBSCO ebooks—Touch and feel the new redesigned ebook viewer and enhanced user tools. Learn about the new Subject Sets and the selection process by EBSCO librarians. Find out about our free ebook carousels, libguides and new collection development tools.
- Ultimates—Two years in the making; five new upgrades with more full text and fewer embargoes. Come learn about our efforts to find the best content indexed in Web of Science and Scopus.
- EDS—Maximize the Value and Usefulness of Your Collection
EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) brings together the most comprehensive collection of content—including superior indexing from top subject indexes, high-end full text and the entire library collection—all within an unparalleled full-featured, customizable discovery layer experience.
- OpenAthens—Stop the login fiasco and barriers to knowledge with OpenAthens; a SAML-based approach for improved identity and access management.
SESSION II TOPICS:
- EDS—Maximize the Value and Usefulness of Your Collection and help patrons find exactly what they are looking for. EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) brings together the entire library collection allowing users to access databases, eBooks, journals, and the library print catalog from a single search location. EDS significantly improves the user experience while driving usage and increasing the libraries ROI.
- LinkedData—Learn about EBSCO & Novelist’s new partnership with Zepheira to help libraries get out of the dark and into the world’s largest search engines. Linked Library Service transforms your existing library data and publishes it to the library.link network allowing users to find library content in everyday Google and Bing search results.
- Flipster—Digitize your library magazine and journal collection and offer greater access to titles your patrons know and love. Explore the brand new all in one Flipster app and learn about the future of digital magazines.
- STACKS—Experience a total library makeover with STACKS-A fully hosted web platform designed by librarians specifically for the needs of Public libraries and K-12 schools. STACKS responsive design and dashboard-driven interface empowers all staff to create brilliant and engaging content with ease resulting in a superior experience for all library end users.
- EBSCO ebooks—Touch and feel the new redesigned eBook viewer and enhanced user tools. Learn about the new Subject Sets and the selection process by EBSCO librarians. Find out about our free ebook carousels, libguides and new collection development tools.