Innovative announced today that University of Johannesburg has implemented Encore Duet, which offers patrons a single search of local books and digital resources, plus content from EBSCO Discovery Service™ that brings users the most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and eBooks available.
“Libraries in South Africa are always energetic partners for our products,” says SVP of Global Sales Bill Schickling. “We are pleased that our relationship with University of Johannesburg is continuing. With Encore Duet, the library will be able to make even more content discoverable through EDS, while also including their important local collections in the same search results.”
About EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO)
EBSCO Information Services (ebsco.com) is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more than 6,000 customers in over 100 countries. EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) provides each institution with a comprehensive, single search box for its entire collection, offering unparalleled relevance ranking quality and extensive customization. EBSCO is also the preeminent provider of online research content for libraries, including hundreds of research databases, historical archives, point-of-care medical reference, and corporate learning tools. EBSCO is the leading provider of electronic journals & books for libraries, with subscription management for more than 360,000 serials, including more than 57,000 e-journals, as well as online access to more than 650,000 e-books. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family owned company since 1944.
Innovative (iii.com) is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers one of the broadest and most complete portfolio of library automation products on the market today. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in 66 countries and has offices around the world.