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Boopsie, a mobile platform-as-a-service provider for more than 4,000 libraries worldwide, has joined forces with digital content, print book, and entertainment product distributor Baker & Taylor to simplify searching for and finding a library’s e-content.

Getting Graphic at ALA | ALA Annual 2015

This article has been updated to include information on Trajectory’s new deal with Image Comics and Recorded Books, iVerse, and Boopsie’s plan to expand Comics Plus: Library Edition.

Boopsie Improves Library Visibility in the Mobile Space

In the heart of Silicon Valley in 2006, two entrepreneurs—Greg Carpenter and Tim Kay—developed a platform for building scalable, device-agnostic mobile apps that could integrate large amounts of data. They assembled a team for their budding company, which they called Boopsie, to begin marketing their new mobile solution to public libraries.

Library Journal’s – America’s Star Libraries, 2014: Top-Rated Libraries

The LJ Index is based on four types of per capita use they generate: visits, circulation, public access computer use, and program attendance. Star Library ratings of five, four, and three stars are awarded to libraries that generate the highest combined per capita outputs among their spending peers.

Gear S With Spritz – The Future of Productive Reading

We are all aware that wearables are becoming more and more popular in the U.S. and in the world as well. The Samsung Gear S is one of the most anticipated smartwatches of this Fall and is set for a November release date.

Licking County Library Launches Mobile App

Want to renew a book or place one on hold? There’s an app for that. Library hours or locations? There’s an app for that. Download an eBook? Find information fast? There’s an app for that, too.

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