ebrary has announced that it has partnered with ABC-CLIO, Temple University Press, Academica Press LLC, ME Sharpe Inc, and ALA Editions. These new publishing partners will allow their content to be available to libraries worldwide through the ebrary platform, under a variety of pricing and access models.
ebrary is a leading provider of econtent services and technology. The company helps libraries, publishers, and other organizations disseminate information to end users, while improving enduser research and document interaction. The company has developed a flexible econtent platform, which customers may use in a number of different, integrated capacities: ebrary customers may purchase or subscribe to ebooks and other content under a variety of pricing and access models, and they may license the ebrary platform to distribute, sell, and market their own content online. All options are delivered using a customizable interface and include the ebrary Reader with InfoTools software, which enable integration with other resources to provide an economical and efficient way to utilize information, according to the announcement. ebrary currently offers a selection of more than 120,000 ebooks and other titles from more than 260 leading publishers and aggregators.
Source: ebrary, www.ebrary.com