New name: Cambridge Core
Includes: Cambridge University Press journals and ebooks
Date of release: mid-2016
Information website: http://librarians.cambridgecore.org/
Preview platform available as of 5/12/16
Follow this link to access the new preview platform
Please note, the preview platform URL is password protected. Use the below details to gain access:
Preview the new organization account:
Click the blue log in button on the top right of Cambridge Core to log in to our test organisation account.
Email address: email@example.com
This account also gives you test access to content on the site.
Key areas to explore in our improved organisation account include:
As this is a test account, you will not be able to see your own data or holdings information in this area.
We now have access to the new RefWorks platform. You may create new RefWorks accounts by visiting refworks.proquest.com. If you had an account on the old platform, you should be able to sign in using your username and password.
This will allow you and your colleagues to get acquainted with the new RefWorks platform without enabling soft-migration for all other patrons at your institution. If you or your colleagues would like to transfer the data that is contained in your legacy RefWorks account to the new RefWorks platform visit, http://support.proquest.com/apex/homepage?id=kA140000000GwEfCAK&l=en_US.
You may also view our help site for the new RefWorks platform by visiting, http://support.proquest.com/refworks3/apex/homepage?id=kA140000000CmufCAC&l=en_US
Here is the new Swank Digital Campus platform:
2/6/2016: SAGE Publishing, one of the world’s leading independent and academic publishers, announces the selection of Atypon, the Silicon Valley-based publishing technology firm, to host all SAGE Journals content on Literatum, Atypon’s pioneering online publishing platform.
Artemis Literary Sources now available. Allows users to cross-search the following databases:
3/7/2016 - Over the next six months, Docuseek2 will migrate to a new platform powered by Alexander Street, integrating the rich variety of tools developed by both companies. The new platform will offer users greater flexibility and improved discoverability, by allowing for The Docuseek2 Collectio to be cross-searchable with Alexander Street’s existing offerings. The new platform will also improve learners’ productivity through a common interface and include important tools for clip-making, playlists, and citations. Docuseek2 users will benefit from an enhanced set of tools including JAWS compatibility, compatibility with major discovery services, COUNTER 4-compliant usage statistics, and more.
Docuseek2 provides exclusive educational streaming access to more than 800 films from Bullfrog Films, Collective Eye Films, Icarus Films (including The Fanlight Collection and dGenerate Films), Kartemquin Films, KimStim, the National Film Board of Canada, and Terra Nova Films. Docuseek2 will continue to curate, expand, and publish its top quality collection of documentary films from its partner distributors, and to market and license its catalog.
How can you publish and share video across your institution? The Video Commons from Alexander Street is a simple, low-cost way to distribute unlimited video across campus. Digitize your lecture-capture, performances, football games, faculty experiments, and more.
A whole new look to our website with new features for increased functionality, whether this be personalizing your PrivCo user experience via a new Dashboard, or keeping up to date with recent business news with our alerts. Here is a sneak preview...
You Can Look Forward To...
PrivCo's Annual Lists of the top private companies by region, such as the PrivCo 100, which highlights the largest private companies in the U.S. We will also be publishing reports highlighting the top private companies by region throughout the world. Check out last year's list of the largest U.S. private companies - PrivCo 100
The 2016 Tech M&A Report, featuring the need to know information on the top tech M&A law firms and investment banks, and hundreds more private tech company M&A and acquirer data, rankings and PrivCo exclusive tech M&A deal details. Once this is published, I will send it out to distribute to your professors if you'd like to do so.