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EBSCO eBooks™ Will Indicate Choice Outstanding Academic Titles

An agreement between Choice magazine, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries and EBSCO Information Services will highlight the EBSCO eBooks™ that have been named Choice Outstanding Academic Titles. This agreement will allow librarians to easily identify and acquire the titles that have been designated as excellent... Read More »

UVA Upgrades to EBSCO Discovery Service™ API

University of Virginia has migrated from Primo Central to the EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) API for better search retrieval as well as customer support. By implementing the EDS API with the libraries' Blacklight-driven interface, University of Virginia is able to use its own website applications for a discovery user interface and still provide users with all the functionality offered in EBSCO Discovery Service. Read More »

Junction Education™ Launches Its Behavioral Learning Platform

Junction Education™ today announced the launch of its behavioral learning platform, with immediate availability of its web and iPad apps. Junction seamlessly integrates open and premium web-based educational content and tools into engaging experiences. Junction shapes positive study behaviors by modeling best practices of top performers, anonymously, for each class. Read More »

The Art Institute of Philadelphia To Collaborate with OKI Data Americas

The Art Institute of Philadelphia and OKI Data Americas - a global leader in printing technologies - are partnering on the installation and use of the revolutionary new C941dn LED digital color printer. With this collaboration, The Art Institute of Philadelphia becomes the first school of higher learning within North America to adopt a C941dn and integrate it into select curricula. Read More »

WebAssign To Provide Pre-Built Assignment Sets with Course Packs

WebAssign announced the introduction of Course Packs, a collection of ready-to-go assignments in WebAssign created specifically for select textbooks. Available for free to WebAssign users, Course Packs provide instructors with the ability to quickly create a new WebAssign course or easily supplement existing course assignments. Read More »

19% of All Higher Education IT Purchases Are Made Outside of Central IT;

MeriTalk released its new report, "Cloud Campus: The Software-Defined College." The study reveals the size of the higher education (HED) cloud market - $4.4 billion - and that 19 percent of HED IT spending, or $4 billion per year, is done outside of the central IT function. The study further reveals that HED IT pros estimate 18 percent of their IT systems are redundant, costing U.S. HED institutions $3.8 billion annually. Read More »

Civitas Learning Powering More College and University Student Success Work

Civitas Learning™ welcomes new institutions to this year’s Pioneer Partners, as the company continues the work of powering student success and analytics innovation. Earlier this year, Civitas Learning announced its Founding Pioneer Partners, who are joined by these additional leading institutions from the ranks of research one, public four-year, private independent, community college, and private sector colleges and universities. Read More »

Atomic Learning Offers Seamless Ed Tech Training Tool Integration

Atomic Learning showcases seamless education technology training integration for course management systems at BbWorld 2014 in Las Vegas. The company also offers Skills Assessments that accompany the training tutorials and measure technology competency. Read More »

Adapt Courseware Expands Content Repository

Adapt Courseware has expanded its repository with new dynamic interactives, succinct video lectures, engaging practice exercises, and rich assessments. This fall, instructors will be able to leverage complete online course content or complement their own existing content with adaptive multimedia in the disciplines of Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Introduction to Marketing, ... Read More »

Augusoft Partners with Pearson to Expand Online Class Offerings

Augusoft announced that Pearson Workforce Education self-paced online classes will now be available through Lumens®, a cloud-based enrollment management system designed for the unique needs of continuing education and workforce development programs. Through this partnership, Augusoft’s 200+ higher education institutions can cross-market an additional 70 self-paced, high quality online workforce training programs... Read More »