Credo to Add Financial Aid Information to Literati through Partnership with Reference Service Press

January 24, 2013, Boston, OxfordApproximately two-thirds of college students need financial aid to begin or continue their studies, according to the United States Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics.[1]  To help students find ways to fund their education, Credo, the industry leader for information skills solutions, today announced it has partnered with Reference Service Press, a leading authority on college scholarships.  Under the terms of the agreement, Credo will seamlessly integrate financial aid information from Reference Service Press into its Literati solutions for schools, academic institutions, public libraries and student athlete programs.

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Credo Introduces Two New Literati Solutions

Credo, a provider of solutions for information skills, announced the availability of Literati School and Literati Student Athlete.  Following the launch of Literati Academic and Literati Public, these two new solutions enable librarians and educators to cost-effectively help learners of all types gain the information skills they need.

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Credo Helps Students Learn Critical Information Skills with Two New Literati Solutions

Literati now available to K-12 schools and student athletes in addition to academic and public libraries worldwide

January 22, 2013, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the industry’s first provider of solutions for information skills, today announced the availability of Literati School and Literati Student Athlete.  Following the launch of Literati Academic and Literati Public, which have been implemented in over 600 institutions in less than a year, these two new solutions enable librarians and educators to cost-effectively help learners of all types gain the information skills they need to succeed.

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Credo Helps Students Learn Critical Information Skills with Two New Literati Solutions

Credo, the industry's first provider of solutions for information skills, today announced the availability of Literati School and Literati Student Athlete. Following the launch of Literati Academic and Literati Public, which have been implemented in over 600 institutions in less than a year, these two new solutions enable librarians and educators to cost-effectively help learners of all types gain the information skills they need to succeed.

"Information skills are necessary to solve problems and think critically, actions essential to academic, workforce and personal success. However, in many cases fundamental competencies such as knowing how to conduct research, understanding authoritative vs. non-authoritative sources, writing and even using the Internet are unmet," said Mike Sweet, Credo's CEO. "With support from librarians, educators, publishers and technology partners, Credo has evolved from a content provider to a company that is focused on solving the information skills gap – something that information alone cannot address." 

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Credo Named 2013 SIIA Content CODiE Award Winner

Credo, a provider of information and digital literacy solutions for libraries, has announced that Literati Public was named a winner for the 2013 SIIA CODiE Awards for Best General Reference Service. Winners represent the information industry's best products, technologies and services created by or for media, publishers and information services providers.

The Literati solution includes a combination of authoritative reference content, technology that enhances discovery and connects learners with librarians and educators and customisable services that help promote digital and information literacy.

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