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Morehouse School of Medicine Selects SunGard’s Banner Digital Campus

Morehouse School of Medicine is implementing SunGard Higher Education’s Banner Digital Campus to help provide student services that mirror the quality of the institution’s medical program and help the school retain its competitive edge. MSM also contracted with SunGard Higher Education for offsite hosting and application management... Read More »

Downloads for CourseSmart's New 'eTextbooks for the iPad' App Increase More than Fivefold

In the last two weeks alone, CourseSmart has more than doubled the total number of students using its eTextbooks for the iPad App. Currently ranked #13 in the top 200 free iPad education apps list, eTextbooks for the iPad has received more than five times the number of average weekly downloads. Read More »

Indiana University Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™

Indiana University Bloomington (IU) has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™ from EBSCO Publishing to expand the purpose and functionality of its library website. The university wanted its website to provide users with the search experience they expect to find from the library—moving beyond lists of library hours and resources to actual results. Read More »

ebrary’s Academic Complete E-Book Database Tops 50,000 Titles

ebrary® announced that its flagship subscription e-book database, Academic Complete™, now exceeds 50,000 titles from the world’s leading publishers. Academic Complete continues to be the largest multidisciplinary e-book database licensed to libraries throughout the world, under a simultaneous, multi-user access model with continual growth. Read More »

SunGard's Banner Advancement Selected by Solano Community College

Solano Community College, part of the California community college system, will implement SunGard Higher Education’s Banner Advancement and integrate it with iModules’ Encompass to help improve communication and connections with alumni. Read More »

CSU System & SoftChalk Announce Strategic Integration Partnership

SoftChalk, LLC and the California State University, who recently launched the Affordable Learning Solutions campaign (http://als.csuprojects.org/) and maintains the premier, higher education online learning resources network (MERLOT), today announced a strategic partnership to support the creation, discovery, distribution and sharing of open educational resources. Read More »

Chadron State College Looking to EBSCO Discovery Service

Chadron State College has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ rom EBSCO Publishing as part of its overall goal to improve information literacy. The college was looking to wean students off typical search engines while encouraging students to access valuable library resources by reducing the intimidation factor that searching the OPAC typically causes Read More »

Delaware State University Selects SunGard Higher Education

Delaware State University is expanding its relationship with SunGard Higher Education by outsourcing its information technology services to the company. SunGard will lead and manage the university’s IT services as well as provide 24/7 help desk support and other services to help improve IT performance and better serve the university’s students, faculty and staff. Read More »

Prince George's Community College Expands e-Procurement Initiative

Mercury Commerce Solutions today announced that Prince George's Community College has licensed Purchasing and Warehouse automation solutions. PGCC has been a Mercury Commerce customer since 2007, having previously automated their bidding, quoting and sourcing processes. Read More »

CourseSmart Partners To Improve Accessibility of eTextbooks

CourseSmart announced a partnership with AccessText Network, a national organization that facilitates and supports the delivery of alternative electronic textbooks to the Disabled Student Services offices of colleges and universities nationwide and the Alternative Media Access Center to improve national services for students with print-related disabilities. Read More »