Book News 

3/27/15
 
MBS Selects Vital Source as Its Digital Provider
MBS Textbook Exhange selected Vital Source Technologies to be its digital fulfillment vendor for educational content for its K-12 and higher education markets. The collaboration will include all channels in which MBS sells digital content.
 
3/20/15
 
TriAltea USA Launches American Book Group
TriAltea USA, a subsidiary of educational publisher Grupo Adi, launched the American Book Group, offering educational content in Spanish and English in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, and Central America. Ernest Martinez, former buyer at Borders Group and national sales manager at Giron Books, was hired as sales director.
 
Trafalgar Square to Distribute Scholastic Australia Titles
Trafalgar Square Publishing will begin distributing tiles from Scholastic Australia in the United States on July 1. Scholastic Australia is part of Scholastic Inc.
 
3/13/15
 
McGraw-Hill Launches Mobile Connect
McGraw-Hill Education has released a mobile version of its Connect platform designed for use on tablets, allowing students to complete assignments, study course material through the SmartBook reading platform, and access the analytics dashboard Connect Design. Students who purchase Connect will also have the option of adding a print version of their content.
 
3/6/15
 
Pearson Named Authorized IACET Provider
The Pearson North American Efficacy Implementation team was awarded authorized provider accreditation status from the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). As an authorized provider, the efficacy implementation department can issue IACET continuing-education units, which are required for professional development for higher education faculty members.
 
2/27/15
 
Gale Adds to Historical Materials Online Collection
Gale added 16 digital collections featuring historical material for academic libraries. Most of the collections are available through its Artemis Primary Sources platform, with three available at the Associated Press Collections Online.
 
 
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