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rSmart Offers Solution to 250+ Internet2 Members

rSmart, a leader in administrative software for higher education, announced today that OneCampus, a new cloud-based service that gives students, faculty, and staff one easy place to access all campus services, on any computer or device, is now available to Internet2 higher education members. Read More »

Texas Tech Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™

Texas Tech University has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) as its discovery solution. As part of Texas Tech's continuing effort to make searching its library resources as easy and comprehensive as possible, it has chosen EDS to offer students highly-refined relevancy ranking, instant access to full text and a fast, single search of the library's vast collections Read More »

Casper College Chooses ClassLink

Students and staff at Casper College started this fall semester with instant access to all their resources from any device through ClassLink LaunchPad. Impacting over 4,000 students and 500 staff, LaunchPad will enhance the technology experience at Casper College by providing Single Sign-On to applications and cloud files including school network files and Google Apps. Read More »

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 »