Information Today Europe eNews

Tuesday, 09 August 2011

Featured Articles

Even in tough times, there are opportunities for information and knowledge professionals. Organisational decision-makers need help in navigating complex information landscapes.

The most recent #UKLibChat discussions focused on the challenges - and opportunities - of integrating e-books into library collections.

The school library can play a critical role in providing support for pupils with dyslexia - and information on dyslexia to other pupils and staff.

The European Commission is making changes to data protection laws and warning that organisations need to take data protection seriously.

Featured News

15,000 of the Wellcome Library's rare book collection to be made available through ProQuest's Early European Books database.

Company's software offers new ways to interact with digital content.

Yahoo's search results will now be delivered via Microsoft's Bing search engine.

Europeana's European Film Gateway is now online and will provide access to 600,000 items by Autumn 2011.

Press Releases

Sage acquires Learning Matters

SAGE has announced the purchase of UK independent publisher Learning Matters.

Historic Arabic medical manuscripts go online

Researchers may now search and browse the Wellcome Library’s Arabic manuscripts using groundbreaking functionalities in a new online resource that brings together rich descriptive information and exceptionally detailed images.

Elsevier Upgrades illumin8

Web-based research tool provides innovative new features for helping researchers explore new technologies, product applications and markets