Category: Vendors

01 Sep

Docuseek develops video streaming collection for K-12 school libraries

Well known in the higher education environment as a premier streaming resource for exclusive social issue documentaries, Docuseek now offers an affordable, robust streaming video collection for K-12 schools. Designed for elementary, middle, and high school audiences,?the K-12 Collection contains more than 200 best-selling and popular titles, and includes films on sustainability, STEAM, global studies, …Read more »

01 Sep

Stay up to date with the Chronicle of Higher Education online

The Chronicle of Higher Education has the nation’s largest newsroom dedicated to covering colleges and universities. As the unrivaled leader in higher education journalism, it serves readers with indispensable real-time news and deep insights, plus the essential tools, career opportunities, and knowledge to succeed in a rapidly changing world.? A site license subscription is the …Read more »

01 Sep

Docuseek offers free films to libraries!

Kartemquin?Films?and?Bullfrog Films?are partnering with Docuseek?to make the film “’63 Boycott,” on the Academy Awards shortlist for Best Documentary Short Subject, available free to K-12 schools in streaming format. The film, and companion curriculum materials, are available free through the end of October 2020. This half-hour long film connects the massive 1963 Chicago Public Schools boycott …Read more »

01 Sep

JSTOR/ArtStor offers free three-month trial September-November 2020

Ithaka (JSTOR/Artstor) is pleased to offer MCLS members a three-month trial Sept. 1, 2020 through Nov. 30, 2020. MCLS members (Academic 2 & 4 year, K-12, Public, and Special libraries) that currently do not subscribe to JSTOR/Artstor will receive trial access to the JSTOR Archive journals and the Artstor Digital Library. JSTOR Archive Journals contains …Read more »

03 Aug

OVID health resources offers special pricing for community colleges

Looking to boost your online health resource collection? From eJournals to eBooks to specialized visual resources, OVID offers a range of cost-effective materials specifically designed to support nursing and allied health programs at community colleges. These include the Community College Essential Journal Collection, the Community College Extended Journal Collection, the Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Health …Read more »

01 Jul

Special discounts from SAGE

From now until Nov. 30, 2020, SAGE would like to offer all academic MCLS members with the option to purchase or subscribe to CQ Researcher and/or Voting and Elections at a 20% discount. This is for new subscribers/purchasers. CQ Researcher The world is changing quickly, and separating fact from fiction has become a daunting challenge …Read more »

01 Jun

ProQuest advances Academic Video Online (AVON)

ProQuest, Special offer by Sean Cwiek

With almost 70,000 videos, AVON provides the most valuable content available, including hundreds of high-demand, thought-provoking documentaries, CNN, Dow Jones, Sony Pictures Classics, BroadwayHD™, 60 MINUTES/CBS, PBS, BBC, FILM PLATFORM, and more. AVON supports campus teaching, whether on-site or online. Discounted pricing is available to new subscribers. For more information or a quote, contact us …Read more »

01 Jun

Statista – a global multidisciplinary data platform

Special offer, Statista by Sean Cwiek

Statista, a world-renowned database, is acknowledged for its fast and user-friendly access to statistics, market information on 80,000 topics, and a wide collection of reports on industries, countries, and companies. Statista’s Market Outlooks provide market sizes, forecasts, and other indicators for the digital, tech, consumer, life sciences, and automotive markets. The Global Consumer Survey allows …Read more »

01 May

Expand your college library with OverDrive for Academics

OverDrive, Special offer by Sean Cwiek

Long recognized as a leader in the public library eBook environment, OverDrive also offers subscription opportunities for academic libraries. MCLS invites academic libraries interested in adding recreational and leisure eReading titles, as well as titles relevant to academic studies, to their suite of resources to check out OverDrive for Academics. The OverDrive eBook collection allows …Read more »

01 May

The OED: the definitive record of the English language

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED)?has become the most venerated and most authoritative English language reference ever compiled. As a historical dictionary, the OED is very different from dictionaries of current English, in which the focus is on present-day meanings. You’ll still find present-day meanings in the OED, but you’ll also find the history of individual …Read more »