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MackinVIA's New eReader App for Chrome

Mackin Educational Resources announced today that their MackinVIA eReader App is now available from Google Chrome. The MackinVIA eReader is a robust platform for delivering digital content with technological enhancements that assist the reader with tools such as highlighting, text-to-speech, and note-taking. Read More »

TabPilot Announces Enhanced Features

TabPilot Learning Systems released an update to TabPilot Tablet Manager that brings an enhanced feature set to select Samsung tablets. Most Samsung tablets running Android 4.2 or higher, including the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education, are supported by the update. Read More »

EasyBib Is Now Fully Mobile Responsive

Writers can view EasyBib from the device that's most convenient and now see a screen that's automatically adjusted to fit that device. These changes improve the user experience on tablets and phones, where so many are now accessing EasyBib. Users will now see a full screen for maximum usability - no matter what device they're using. Read More »

EBSCO Add 12 New Subject Sets to eBook Collection

EBSCO Information Services announces the release of 12 new EBSCO eBook™ Subject Sets, which increases the total number to more than 200. The Subject Sets are offered to libraries in convenient collections grouped by subject matter. Subject Sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topics designed to meet the needs of libraries while simplifying collection development. Read More »

Capstone Young Readers and Scribd Announce eBook Subscription Deal

Capstone Young Readers, a leading publisher of children's books and digital products and services, announces a distribution agreement with Scribd, the leading eBook subscription service featuring more than 500,000 eBooks ranging from contemporary bestsellers to beloved classics. Capstone Young Readers is the third children's publisher to join the service. Read More »

New Internet Management Solution from NetRef

Teachers and administrators can ring in the school year with a new solution for managing Internet access with NetRef, the first-ever educational security system that safeguards all Internet access points. The multi-platform software empowers teachers to guide the next generation of digital citizens by setting the boundaries kids need. Read More »

Recorded Books Re-launches RB Test Prep for Libraries

RBdigital from Recorded Books has announced a re-launch of RB Test Prep for Libraries, an online test preparation service. Formerly known as ePrep, this revamped service offers unlimited access to online test-prep courses delivered by experts through engaging, on-demand video lessons. Read More »

DynaVox Unveils World’s Largest Dedicated Speech-Generating Tablet

DynaVox Systems unveiled the DynaVox T15, a powerful, 15-inch dynamic display tablet for individuals with advanced access needs, visual impairments or physical limitations. The world’s largest dedicated speech-generating tablet, the T15 is a touch-based speech-generating devices intended for those with aphasia, autism, cerebral palsy, cortical visual impairment, early ALS, locked-in syndrome and stroke. Read More »

Channel One News Launches Searchable Video Library

Channel One News, a Houghton Mifflin Harcourt company, announced the launch of the Channel One News Video Library, a user-friendly, searchable database of nonfiction videos and interactive activities tied to current events. The Channel One News Video Library is a comprehensive resource of Channel One News’ video segments and activities created with one goal in mind: to help students interpret the news and spark important conversations around current events. Read More »

Agreement Allows 41 States to Go Paperless through Electronic Transcript Exchange

The Midwestern Higher Education Compact signed a contract addendum with Parchment, Inc. allowing continued participation in the largest and most comprehensive electronic transcript contract in the nation for MHEC’s member states and now expands to include the member states of the Southern Regional Education Board and the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, totaling 41 states. Read More »