PALO ALTO, CALIF., August 20 /CNW/ - YBP Library Services, the world's
leading provider of materials to the academic library community, and
ebrary(R), a leading provider of eContent services and technology, today
announced the availability of ebrary titles through YBP's GOBI(R) online
database. The two companies have integrated ebrary's platform and its growing
selection of eBooks with the GOBI system, providing an easy and efficient way
for libraries to preview, order, and manage ebrary titles along with their
other print and digital holdings.
YBP customers who order ebrary titles through GOBI benefit from all of
the unique features of the ebrary platform, including the ability to
seamlessly integrate every title with their catalog, other library resources,
and information on the web through ebrary's unique InfoTools(TM) software.
ebrary also provides sophisticated research tools such as personal
bookshelves, multiple search and navigation options, and automatic,
customizable citations with a URL hyperlink back to the source when text is
copied and pasted or printed.
ebrary's eBooks and other valuable content spans all academic subject
areas. More than 260 of the world's leading publishers contribute to the
selection including McGraw-Hill, Springer, Elsevier, and Taylor & Francis, and
many university presses such as Yale University Press, Oxford University
Press, and Cambridge University Press.
About YBP Library Services
YBP Library Services, a Baker & Taylor company, provides books and
supporting collection management and technical services to academic, research,
and special libraries in North America and around the world. GOBI(R), YBP's
online, interactive bibliographic information service, provides access to 2.0
million titles in an English-language database. YBP's corporate headquarters
are in Contoocook, New Hampshire, USA. Further information about the company
is available on their web site, www.ybp.com.
About ebrary (www.ebrary.com)
ebrary(R) is a leading provider of eContent services and technology. The
company helps libraries, publishers, and other organizations disseminate
valuable information to end users, while improving end-user research and
The company has developed a flexible eContent platform. ebrary customers
may purchase or subscribe to eBooks and other content under a variety of
pricing and access models, they may license the ebrary platform to distribute,
sell, and market their own content online. ebrary currently offers a growing
selection of more than 120,000 eBooks and other titles from more than 260
leading publishers and aggregators.
For further information:
For further information: ebrary Marty Mullarkey, 650-475-8752
firstname.lastname@example.org or Tish Wagner, 707-963-8935 email@example.com