Book News 

8/29/14
 
Pearson Issuing Badges for Adobe Program
Pearson is issuing badges for the Adobe Certified Associate program through its Acclaim badge platform. Badges can be verified and include metadata showing who earned the credential, what was accomplished, and the organization that issued the badge. 

 

8/22/14

 

Elsevier, DCL Enhancing Scopus Database
Elsevier is enhancing the content on its Scopus database tool through a partnership with Data Conversion Laboratory (DCL). Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database for peer-review research literature. DCL created an automated process to split, tag, and search citations that has been tailored to Elsevier’s requirements.
 
8/8/14
 
Chicago Distribution Handling Arkansas Press Titles
The University of Arkansas Press joined the Chicago Distribution Center as a distribution client publisher on July 1. 
 
8/1/14
 
Augusoft, Pearson Expand Online Offering
Augusoft is offering Pearson Workforce Education (PWE) online classes through its Lumens cloud-based enrollment-management system. Augusoft customers are able to market and sell PWE training programs without a contract and provide learners with a single sign-on procedure.
 
Bookmasters Distributes h.f. ullmann Titles
Bookmasters is distributing h.f. ullman titles in North America. The German publisher has produced more than 140 English-language titles covering architecture, art history, cars, design, drawing, fashion, fine arts, food and drink, medicine, music, papercraft, science, and spirituality.
 
7/25/14
 
Arcadia Acquires U.S. Subsidiary of History Press
Arcadia Publishing purchased the U.S. subsidiary of The History Press Ltd. Arcadia is the largest publisher of local and regional books in the United States.
 
OUP, Microsoft Work on Enhanced E-Book Solution
Oxford University Press and Microsoft are working together on an enhanced e-book solution called Oxford’s Learner Bookshelf that is available through the Office 365 SharePoint app. The app provides tools that make it easier for students to study at home.
 
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