September 30, 2015, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, has recently added dozens of new and updated Publisher and Subject Collections as part of its ongoing commitment to curate the best in award-winning e-reference content.
New webinar series promotes the value of reference in helping students build essential information skills
September 10, 2015, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, is presenting a new series of free webinars featuring topics and speakers to help libraries explore new ideas to innovate their reference services.
August 24, 2015, Boston, Oxford -- Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today announced that Ian Singer will join the company as its Chief Content Officer. Mr. Singer, who most recently served as Vice President, Group Publisher for Media Source Inc., will oversee Credo's publisher relations activities and content acquisition strategy.
Express frustration with the loss of class time spent on remedial research instruction
June 24, 2015, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today shared the findings of two extensive surveys. The first surveyed 2,600 students on their thoughts and attitudes toward research, and the second questioned nearly 500 faculty members from American colleges and universities with regard to their students’ research skills, as well as information literacy instruction at their institution.
Support Collaboration, Transparency and Discovery of Scholarly Content in Today’s Library Ecosystem
June 23, 2015 – In the cooperative spirit of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO), four leading academic content providers -- Credo; Gale, a part of Cengage Learning; IEEE; and SAGE – today, publically disclose their support of the Open Discovery Initiative (ODI). In NISO’s Open Discovery Initiative: Promoting Transparency in Discovery (RP-19-2014), content providers are encouraged to take specific measures to declare their conformance with ODI’s recommended practice for pre-indexed “web-scale” discovery services, with the goal of increasing open communication and collaboration.