Credo Named SIIA Content CODiE Award Finalist for Best General Reference Service

Literati Public Earns Prestigious Software and Information Industry Recognition

December 20, 2012, Boston, Oxford – Credo, the leader in information and digital literacy solutions for libraries, today announced that Literati Public was named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Content CODiE Awards for Best General Reference Service.

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Columbia students give Literati “thumbs up”

Credo Reference's ongoing effort to improve information literacy (and "research effectiveness") just got a new boost. After conducting a case study with Columbia University's undergrads, the company is reporting back some encouraging feedback about the value of its Literati platform. The results of the study have been made public and their message is clear: using Literati in the classroom made a notable difference in the students' research experience. According to Credo, 87 percent of the students who participated said that Literati improved the quality of their work and 90 percent said they would likely use it again for future assignments.

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72% of Students at the American University of Paris Found Credo’s Literati Services “Very Helpful”

Surveys and interviews show impact of multimedia materials in new collaborative case study

November 28, 2012, Boston, Oxford – Credo Reference today announced the availability of a case study conducted with the American University of Paris, which is using its Literati solution to promote information literacy and research effectiveness.  The study is freely available to anyone who registers here.

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Credo Reference Adds “Librarian Connect” to its Literati Solution

New service instantly connects end-users to their librarians via text, chat and email

October 26, 2012 – Boston, Oxford – Credo Reference, a company that believes the world would be a better place if more decisions and ideas were powered by knowledge, today announced it has added "Librarian Connect" to its Literati solution.  Powered by Mosio, Inc. the new service offers texting capabilities along with chat and email.

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Credo Reference Signs Over 500 Literati Customers in 9 Months

Libraries around the world use Literati for digital and information literacy 

October 16, 2012, Boston, Oxford – Credo Reference, a company that believes the world would be a better place if more decisions and ideas were powered by knowledge, today announced that over 500 academic and public libraries around the globe have licensed its Literati solution. Literati helps end-users not only easily discover and use their library’s authoritative content, but also understand the value of the library’s resources over non-authoritative sources that are abundant on the open web.  Literati is a library’s connection to effective research and digital and information literacy.

While Literati by Credo for academic libraries launched less than a year ago, and Literati Public has been available for less than a month, customers including Columbia University are already seeing value.  In a recently published case study at Columbia University 87% of students said Literati improved the quality of their work. The case study is available by registering at http://tinyurl.com/columbialiterati.

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