Carlsbad, CA - May 16, 2011) EOS International, a leader in library automation and cloud computing, announced that they will be publishing a new book, "The Digital Library Survival Guide" by Joseph R. Matthews in May 2011. The eBook version will be available through iBooks, Amazon, EOS Website, and at the 5 major library conferences this year.
The Digital Library Survival Guide" by Joseph R. Matthews is an excellent book for all librarians who are moving into the digital library arena. It is written in a concise manner that will easily guide you through the migration process from traditional/hybrid to digital.The book briefly discusses the evolution of libraries and the technologies that enables them to effectively manage ever growing digital library assets.
"We know that libraries are constantly changing to meet the needs and desires of their patrons, says Scot Cheatham, President and CEO, EOS International. "EOS International has been evolving its software solutions for over 30 years to provide our clients the right tools as they move to a more digital environment."
"Researching the content for this book was quite enlightening for me personally, says Joseph R. Matthews, Author. "Having written many books on technology and specifically library automation over the last 30 years has given me a respect for the challenges facing libraries today and what they need to do to remain relative in the future." Joseph R. Matthews will be signing books during the American Library Association (ALA) Conference, June 23-28, 2011 at the EOS booth #610 located at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA.
"EOS International is proud to be the sole publisher of this book, which will be available in both print and eBook formats", says Salvatore Provenza, Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing. "EOS is a pioneer in the evolving digital library market and has recently released EOS.Web Digital solution for hybrid and fully digital libraries."
Features of EOS.Web Digital include:
- Electronic Content Management
- Electronic Resource Management
- Content Aggregator
- Reference Tracking
- IP Authentication
- Classification Management
- As well as all traditional library automation features
Enter our drawing by JUNE 1, 2011 to win one of 10 printed and eBook copies of "The Digital Library Survival Guide"
In addition, EOS will be giving away a Kindle loaded with an electronic version of the book at each of the 5 major library conferences this year, CIL, MLA, SLA, ALA, and AALL.Those attending these conferences can enter the drawing by stopping by the EOS booth and scanning your badge. "While we are pleased to be giving away the Kindles, we are most excited to take a leadership role in making a reality of the future of libraries today", says David Cheatham, EOS' co-Founder, Marketing Manager and editor of the new book. "'The Digital Library Survival Guide' is a must-read for anyone concerned about ensuring the relevancy of their library. In addition, EOS.Web Digital cloud-based software is the most cost-effective, feature-rich system available for managing today's digital libraries."
About EOS International
EOS International is a world-class library information and knowledge management software and services provider, with an impressive client base of libraries worldwide. EOS is a client-driven company that has earned top customer satisfaction awards and a nomination for the prestigious Computerworld Smithsonian award. EOS software and services include EOS.Web Express, EOS.Web Enterprise, EOS.Web Academic, EOS.Web Legal, EOS.Web Medical, EOS.Web Digital, EOS e-Library Service) and online content that serve the stringent knowledge and content management needs of corporate, legal, medical, government, association, academic, digital, and special libraries. EOS International can be found online at www.eosintl.com