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enTourage Systems™ and Cengage Learning To Bring e-Textbooks to Schools

enTourage Systems, Inc.™ announced today that Cengage Learning, a leading global provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions, will provide its catalog of digital books to students and educators through the unique enTourage eDGe platform for the coming fall semester. Read More »

Northeastern University Introduces Unified Search with EBSCO Discovery Service

In the coming year, Northeastern University will explore the impact of a one-stop “discovery” system on user research and has chosen to work with the EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS)—a unified, customized index of available information resources. Read More »

Recorded Books Partners with Universal Class To Offer Over 500 Continuing Education Courses

Recorded Books and Universal Class, Inc., the leading vendor of affordable, high quality online courses for both academic and professional markets, today announced a partnership to provide over 500 continuing education courses to public libraries and higher education institutions via an online subscription service. Read More »

SunGard Higher Education Introduces Advancement Performance Solution

Designed to give better visibility into the performance of advancement activities, Advancement Performance delivers a tightly integrated package of advancement scorecards, dashboards, reports, key performance indicators (KPIs) and analytics capabilities coupled with a data warehouse. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Connect® '2.0' Simplifies Classroom Management

This fall, McGraw-Hill Higher Education is launching the newest edition of Connect®, the most advanced all-digital teaching and learning platform for higher education. With this edition, Connect is expanding course offerings to include a series of world language titles for the first time. Read More »

Blackboard and Barnes & Noble Partner To Streamline Access to Digital Content

Blackboard and Barnes & Noble Inc., the world's largest bookseller and leading operator of college bookstores, today announced a partnership that aims to make it easier for millions of higher education students to access and use interactive e-textbooks as part of their online course experience. Read More »

Blackboard & Follett Higher Education Group Partner To Integrate Digital Texts with Online Course Experience

Blackboard Inc. and Follett Higher Education Group today announced a partnership to give students the ability to purchase and use digital textbooks directly in Blackboard Learn(TM) with a free integration, available today, that brings interactive texts into the course experience. Read More »

Blackboard and McGraw-Hill Partner To Integrate McGraw-Hill Digital Content & Tools into Blackboard's LMS

Blackboard Inc. and McGraw-Hill Higher Education announced a partnership to introduce a new offering that joins McGraw-Hill's media-rich content, assessment engines, and adaptive learning tools with the latest capabilities of Blackboard's Web-based teaching and learning platform, Blackboard Learn(TM). Read More »

Panopto Increases Power of Video Capture with Panopto Focus 3.0

Panopto, Inc. announced the release of Panopto Focus 3.0, the third generation release of its leading CourseCast software solution for rich media video capture. Panopto Focus is a significant upgrade to Panopto’s software and will replace the original CourseCast brand. Read More »

NEW Co:Writer® University Edition Writing Tool

Don Johnston just announced its new Co:Writer University Edition writing tool. This writing accommodation will help postsecondary students with writing disorders and physical disabilities express their thoughts more clearly with proper spelling and grammar. Read More »