Featured Partner: Springer

An ongoing look at the partner publishers available throughGVRL.

By Michelle Eickmeyer

This week,金宝搏彩票Gale was proud to announce our partnership with Springer,bringing nearly 3,000 titles dedicated to STEM disciplines toGVRL.The addition of this fantastic content from Springer is a great benefit to 金宝搏彩票academic libraries.

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The Cat's out of the Bag.We're Not Just Reference Anymore.

By Harmony Faust

I sharedan inside secretwith you in our first post and it felt liberating,so I'm going to do it again here.As a representative of a company with 60 years as a leading publisher of reference content,this secret is potentially risky to post,but no less true.

Whew.Okay.Here it goes…

I have heard several of our public libraries partners say…*gasp*…their patrons aren't asking for reference anymore.That it's hard to create excitement around reference.In fact,a much-esteemed leader in library land was so bold as to say,to my face,that we do ourselves a disservice by referring to our eBook platform as 金宝搏彩票Gale VirtualReferenceLibrary (GVRL).

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金宝搏彩票Academic Libraries Win Big!

By Michelle Eickmeyer

Monday,we held an employee townhall and invited customers to join.You can read more about ithere,watch a recordinghere(it's only 15 minutes),and read the press releasehere.

Let's take a look at the 3 main points and what they mean to 金宝搏彩票Academic libraries.

  1. 金宝搏彩票Gale adds STEM titles from Springer and Elsevier to GVRL
  2. eBook titles are now available in discipline-specific colllections.
  3. We are expanding beyond reference

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Look out,Schools!Exciting Changes are Coming to GVRL

By Geoff Schwartz

At 金宝搏彩票Gale,we are committed to providing schools the necessary tools to provide the best possible education to their students.Yesterday,we announcedthe addition of STEM content to GVRL,starting with nearly 3,000 eBook monographs from Springer and hundreds from Elsevier.That's just the beginning,however,as we'll soon add grade-appropriate STEM content for the K-12 market as well.

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From Robot Races to Maker Spaces: STEM at the Public Library

By Harmony Faust

Public libraries can and do play a strong role in fostering an interest and developing skills in science,technology,engineering and math (STEM)—among children,teens and adults alike.金宝搏彩票Gale's announcementsyesterday afternoon mean that libraries of all types will soon have additional support in delivering research assistance in these key disciplines.

Classes,workshops and 188金宝搏北京赛车events related to STEM concepts are already prevalent at libraries nationwide.Even with catchy names likeLegopalooza,DevDev,HiTechand MakerLab,it's clear that these programs pack some serious punch when it comes to boosting STEM skills.

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Exciting Partners.Must-Have Products.New Focus.

Today,we announced some exciting changes at 金宝搏彩票Gale,live from our headquarters in Farmington Hills,MI.In case you missed it,you canwatch a recordingof the event andread the press release.As the needs of libraries of all kinds evolve,so too,does 金宝搏彩票Gale.Here's a short recap of the exciting changes we are making to better serve learners of all types.

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