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Press Release: VitalSource Technologies [September 29, 2004]

IBM ThinkPad University Campbell University adopts custom curriculum solution for pharmacy

Raleigh, NC -- Sept. 29, 2004. VitalSource Technologies, Inc. ("Vital Source") announced today that Campbell University School of Pharmacy (Buies Creek, NC), an IBM Thinkpad University, has adopted vitalsourceKEY with Custom Curriculum Solution for the incoming Fall 2004 class. Students will use digital textbooks delivered directly onto their laptops to compliment other learning resources.

"We are pleased have to such a quality institution as Campbell University join our growing list of clients. This case illustrates how easy it is to integrate curriculum materials into an existing IBM ThinkPad University solution," said Frank A. Daniels, III, President and CEO of Vital Source.

Thomas J. Holmes, Jr., PhD, Associate Dean for Student at Campbell's School of Pharmacy adds the following: "Vital Source's solution provides students with active learning tools and fast access to materials. First-year pharmacy students will have textbooks right on their laptops, with access anywhere, anytime. And, this initiative has generated an immediate return on Campbell's technology investment as an IBM ThinkPad University. It's just a win-win for the school, faculty and students."

Vital Source partnered with Lippincott/Williams and Wilkins, a leading publisher of medical, nursing and health education products, to provide commercial textbooks in secure digital format. According to Chaun Hightower, Director of Licensing at LWW, "VST's state-of-the-art digital rights protection is a proven, viable content distribution channel directly to students and faculty. We are pleased to be extending our relationship with Vital Source into the pharmacy school market."

About Vital Source:

Vital Source Technologies, Inc., a privately-owned and operated company, provides secure digital content solutions to the education market. The company delivers proprietary software solutions, commercial content delivery through its growing base of publisher partners, and custom curriculum solutions and consulting services. Vital Source solutions are available for a variety of programs in secondary, post-secondary and graduate education. For more information, please contact us via e-mail press@vitalbook.com.

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Vital Source Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved. vitalsource, vitalsource KEY, vitalsource PPL, vitalsource QUIZ and vitalsource CASE are trademarks of Vital Source Technologies, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


Summary: VitalSource Technologies announced that Campbell University School of Pharmacy (Buies Creek, NC), an IBM Thinkpad University, has adopted vitalsourceKEY with Custom Curriculum Solution for the incoming Fall 2004 class. Students will use digital textbooks delivered directly onto their laptops to compliment other learning resources.
Publication Year:2004
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:September 29, 2004
Publisher:VitalSource Technologies
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Company: VitalSource Technologies
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