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The Associated Press is digitizing its corporate archives

By Dan Eldridge
April 10, 2013 // 1 Comment

This is something of a big story for old-school news geeks: Two days ago, an organization known as Gale, which is part of the Kentucky-based Cengage Learning, a digital solutions provider, announced an agreement with the Associated Press to digitize [its] corporate archives, “including [...]

Gale digitizes popular 20th century weekly – Liberty Magazine

By Paul Biba
May 24, 2012 // 1 Comment

From an email sent to me by Gale: There are very few magazines that are able to stand the test of time while so accurately capturing the moods and attitudes of an entire country. Liberty Magazine, a weekly that rivaled the Saturday Evening Post in its heyday, has found new life within the family [...]

Gale’s Nineteenth Century Collections Online Arrives at Academic Institutions Worldwide

By Paul Biba
April 18, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced the availability of Nineteenth Century Collections Online, a groundbreaking multi-year global digitization and publishing [...]

Gale to bring 19th Century online

By Paul Biba
January 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced the source libraries, collections and plans for the first four modules of Nineteenth Century Collections Online, its global [...]

Gale/Cengage adds National Geographic archive

By Paul Biba
January 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, and National Geographic, one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations, today announced an agreement to provide [...]

Reference Apps: features article in Booklist, by Sue Polanka

By libertyc
January 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

The January 1, 2012 issue of Booklist features Sue Polanka’s Off The Shelf column on reference apps.  Titled, “Reference- I’ve got an App for That,” the article highlights iOS and Android apps from 7 reference publishers.  Here is an excerpt and list of reference publishers included: [...]

Gale expands 3 digital collections

By libertyc
June 23, 2011 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced new series for three Gale Digital Collections – Slavery and Anti-Slavery, The Making of the Modern World and The Making of [...]

Gale adds Medieval and Renaissance work to British Literary Manuscripts Online

By libertyc
January 19, 2011 // 1 Comment

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced the release of British Literary Manuscripts Online, Medieval and Renaissance, the second installment of the British Literary Manuscripts Online series. Following the release of the first installment in May 2009, this new [...]

Gale to digitize McMaster University’s Holocaust and Resistance collections

By libertyc
December 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, and McMaster University today announced an agreement for Gale to digitize McMaster University’s collection of materials related to the Holocaust, propaganda and the Jewish underground resistance movement during the Second World War. “The [...]

Gale NewsVault offers access to 400 years of newspapers and periodicals

By libertyc
December 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced the release of Gale NewsVault, a specially designed online platform that enables cross-searching of Gale’s enormous range of historical newspaper and periodical collections from a single interface. Providing access to more [...]

Gale and 18thConnect partner to improve access to 18th Century documents

By libertyc
November 5, 2010 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, and 18thConnect, a scholarly organization dedicated to forging links between eighteenth-century archives and today’s digital research environment, today announced a partnership to share scholarly content and improve the searchability of [...]

New versions of Gale’s AccessMyLibrary apps now available

By libertyc
October 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

From an Announcement: Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced the availability of the first AccessMyLibrary Public Edition Android application and the first AccessMyLibrary College Edition application for iOS devices (iPhone, iTouch and iPad). [Clip] The AML Public Edition Android app [...]

Michigan eLibrary and Gale Launch Michigana, Sources in U.S. History Online

By libertyc
June 3, 2010 // 1 Comment

From their press release: Michigan eLibrary (MeL), and Gale, part of Cengage Learning, today announced the launch of Michigana, Sources in U.S. History Online, an online resource providing access to primary source documents and contextual essays for the study of Michigan history. Michigana: Sources [...]

Gale’s AccessMyLibrary School Edition iPhpone app

By libertyc
May 20, 2010 // 0 Comments

From Sue Polanka’s No Shelf Required blog: Gale announced today the availability of the AccessMyLibrary (AML) School Edition app for the iPhone. The new K-12 version allows students to find their local school library – (grade schools, middle schools and high schools) and access the vast [...]

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