Company ships new Literati solutions, gains technology and publishing partners, wins a CODiE Award, acquires OnlineTutorSolutions.com
April 2, 2013, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today announced several significant achievements in the first quarter of 2013. In addition to launching Literati School and Literati Student Athlete, solutions that combine authoritative scholarly content, innovative technologies and customizable services, the company’s Literati Public was recognized with a prestigious SIIA CODiE Award and Literati Academic was nominated for an SIIA CODiE Award as well.
Acquisition to Help Students Become More Prepared for Success in Academic, Professional and Personal Life
March 26, 2013, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today announced it has acquired OnlineTutorSolutions.com, which will significantly enhance its Literati solutions with technologies that connect students to on-staff, state-certified teachers at their point of need. The acquisition furthers Credo’s mission to work with libraries, educators, publishers and technology providers to create a society in which everyone has the ability to learn and an opportunity to succeed.
Literati Academic Earns Prestigious Education Industry Recognition
March 21, 2013, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today announced that Literati Academic was named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Education CODiE Awards for Best Education Reference Solution. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 27 years. The awards have over 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education and Software.
Survey finds 37% of students do not feel adequately prepared to start research
March 4, 2013, Boston, Oxford – A survey developed by librarians and sponsored by Credo found that many college students falsely perceive their level of information literacy. The data collected suggests that while students display an understanding of information skills, they are not successful at the next step —application of the skill. These information skills are critical to success in the classroom, but they also extend beyond campus to prepare students for success on the job and in everyday life.
Literati helps students stay in the game by honing information skills necessary to achieving academic success
February 28, 2013, Boston, Oxford – To help student athletes win in the classroom, Louisiana State University’s Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes and Charleston Southern University’s Student Athlete Success Program have licensed Literati Student Athlete from Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions. Literati Student Athlete combines highly interactive technologies that simplify the research processes and enhance learning, top quality reference content and customized services that connect busy athletes to tutors, librarians and educational tools. With Literati, athletic officials can help students achieve academic success and be more prepared for life beyond college.