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American Society for Microbiology: the latest addition to the SwetsWise eBook catalog

Press Releases   •   Jan 24, 2014 09:18 +08

Swets, the global market leader in managing professional and scholarly information, is pleased to announce that the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Press has agreed to make its titles available to order via SwetsWise, Swets’ online content management and procurement platform.

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Swets adds JSTOR eBook content into SwetsWise catalog

Press Releases   •   Jul 26, 2013 08:50 +08

Swets, the global market leader in managing professional and scholarly information, has announced that it has signed a deal with JSTOR, the digital library of journals, books and primary sources, to make all of their eBook titles available to order directly through its SwetsWise platform.

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SwetsWise adds Edward Elgar eBook content to its catalog

Press Releases   •   Jul 19, 2013 08:47 +08

Swets is pleased to announce that Edward Elgar publishing, the leading international publisher of academic books and journals in economics, finance, business and management, law, environment, public and social policy has signed an agreement to make all of its 2300 eBooks on Elgaronline available to order directly via SwetsWise.

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Swets welcomes dawsonera eBooks into SwetsWise

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2011 14:32 +08

Swets is pleased to announce that is has recently signed an agreement that will see Dawson Books eBook content available to order via SwetsWise. SwetsWise is the leading information resource management and procurement platform, with over 1million eBooks included in its catalogue.

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Swets Blog: Your chance to discuss and debate the industry’s hottest topics with us

Swets Blog: Your chance to discuss and debate the industry’s hottest topics with us

News   •   Nov 01, 2012 09:54 +08

Since the launch of SwetsBlog in July 2012, we have published a selection of articles looking at the key themes of Research Productivity, eBooks and Selection Management within libraries. Let us know what your thoughts are on these, or any of the other subjects covered in our blog by participating in the discussions at www.swets.com/blog

eBooks now and tomorrow

eBooks now and tomorrow

News   •   Oct 30, 2012 09:44 +08

Swets offers you a catalog of more than one million eBook titles and collections, from many of the world’s leading eBook publishers and aggregators. It is the largest one-stop shop of eBook publishers and aggregators available in the industry.

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JISC survey on eBooks returns interesting findings

News   •   May 15, 2012 16:20 +08

Did you know that most people use eBooks for writing an essay or for a research project? Or that people find out about eBooks through library services or tutor recommendations? Find out why eBooks are used, what metadata is considered most useful and what research tasks eBooks are regularly being used for? Read the survey results here.

Move into the eBooks world with assistance from Swets

Move into the eBooks world with assistance from Swets

News   •   Apr 04, 2012 09:33 +08

Swets has worked alongside libraries worldwide, to ensure we can cater to a library’s eBook needs during these changing times. Currently, we have added more than 1 Million eBooks into our SwetsWise catalog, giving you titles from 43 vendors to choose from. We expect to see further growth in the eBook market over the next couple of years, furthering the shift from print to electronic.

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What to consider when building an eBook collection

What to consider when building an eBook collection

Blog posts   •   Apr 21, 2014 08:28 +08

Acquiring and managing eBook collections is tricky, we all know that. We have put together a free checklist of things to consider from the library perspective when starting on building on an eBook collection. Read the full article

eBook analytics Part II: comparing consumer eBooks, academic journals and other metrics

eBook analytics Part II: comparing consumer eBooks, academic journals and other metrics

Blog posts   •   Nov 21, 2013 08:20 +08

In the second part of this post on eBook analytics we compare academic eBooks with e-journal metrics and purchasing models, and look at what's going on in the consumer eBook market.

How to collect and use eBook analytics

How to collect and use eBook analytics

Blog posts   •   Nov 15, 2013 08:42 +08

How are eBooks measured? What can librarians do with the data, and what are the problems in gathering and using eBook analytics in a meaningful way? This post explores the topic.

Doing Less with Less in Monographs Acquisitions

Doing Less with Less in Monographs Acquisitions

Blog posts   •   Oct 16, 2013 08:42 +08

Doing Less with Less. That was this year's Charleston Conference essay topic from Swets, and the winner of the competition writes here about monograph acquisition with that topic at the forefront.