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Press Release: VitalSource Technologies [September 1, 2004]

University of Colorado School of Dentistry goes digital with VitalSource Custom Curriculum Solution

Raleigh, North Carolina (Sept. 1, 2004. VitalSource Technologies, Inc. ("VitalSource") announced today that The University of Colorado School of Dentistry ("CU School of Dentistry") has adopted vitalsourceKEY with Custom Curriculum Solution for the incoming Fall 2004 class. Students will receive digital textbooks provided through VitalSource under the mandatory student adoption in lieu of traditional textbooks.

According to Frank A. Daniels, III, President and CEO of VitalSource, "we are pleased have to such a quality institution as The University of Colorado School of Dentistry join our growing list of clients."

Howard M. Landesman, Dean of CU School of Dentistry, added: "VitalSource's Custom Curriculum Solution will enhance our dental educational program. On the first day of classes, all 46 incoming freshmen received access to the 73 required textbooks for their entire four years of school on their laptops, as opposed to having to purchase paper textbooks. The active learning tools and portable access to these educational materials makes this a win-win for the school, students and faculty."

VitalSource partnered with Lippincott/Williams & Wilkins ("LWW"), a leading publisher of medical, nursing and health education products, and other leading publishers to provide digital textbooks in a secure digital delivery. According to Chaun Hightower, Director of Licensing at LWW, "VitalSource'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 continuing our strong relationship with VitalSource in the dental market."

About VitalSource

VitalSource 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. VitalSource 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.

www.vitalbook.com

2004 VitalSource Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved. vitalsource, vitalsource KEY, vitalsource PPL, vitalsource QUIZ and vitalsource CASE are trademarks of VitalSource Technologies, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


Summary: VitalSource Technologie announced that The University of Colorado School of Dentistry has adopted vitalsourceKEY with Custom Curriculum Solution for the incoming Fall 2004 class. Students will receive digital textbooks provided through VitalSource under the mandatory student adoption in lieu of traditional textbooks.
Publication Year:2004
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:September 1, 2004
Publisher:VitalSource Technologies
Company:
Company: VitalSource Technologies
Libraries: University of Colorado
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