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Remember Ranganathan's Rules?

Help your readers find their books, and help your books find their readers by learning more about the powerful Reader's Advisory tools available from EBSCO. Whether it is the classic NoveList, the supplemental NoveList Plus, the interactive NoveList Select, or the proactive Next Reads, there are many tools available from EBSCO to help save the time of the user.

Check out one of these webinars to learn more:

  • Tuesday, May 19 at 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 2 at 10 a.m.
  • Tuesday, June 16 at 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 23 at 10 a.m.

Sign up now at http://www.ebscohost.com/novelist/default.php?id=322

Order NoveList Plus before May 31 and get an extra 20% off ConsumerReports.org.

Order 3 \DIY\ Databases from EBSCO (Auto Repair, Hobbies and Crafts, Home Improvement, or Small Engine Repair Reference Center) and get the 4th free on orders placed by May 31.

Combine that with other group savings on EBSCO products (up to 65% off list) to stretch your e-resources dollar to the max!

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

Sign up for Gale's Global Issues In Context by 5/31/09 and you'll receive 12 months of complimentary access to the History Resource Center U.S and History Resource Center World (a $5K value).

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

Start Oxford University Press subscriptions early, and use them often!

For NEW subscriptions, customers can sign up in May and receive 14 months for the price of 12 months, and 13 months for the price of 12 months in June.

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

LexisNexis wants your library to be first--and get a bonus for it too!

The first ten libraries to subscribe to Library Express will receive 20% off list price; subsequent subscribers will get 15% off.

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

During the Preview, HW Wilson's Current Issues products are priced at a flat fee for unlimited users.

$495 libraries less than 100,000 pop served
$795 libraries over 100,000 pop served

An additional 10% discount is available if libraries subscribe to more than one Current Issues title.

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

Save an extra 5% on any Facts on File Online title ordered by May 15!

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

Make sure to get a quote now on Reader's Advisor Online--there is an extra discount on orders placed by May 15!

Contact Christine Morris (christinem@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 29) for more information.

The Spring Preview for Public Libraries is nearing an end! There are only two more weeks to use the free access to over 100 electronic resources--and many pricing specials will be ending soon, too.

If you haven't had a chance, make sure you and your colleagues take a look at all the preview has to offer:

https://www.ohionet.org/ref2009_preview.php

And if you are trying to get the most \bang for the buck\ these days, don't forget about the Preview Specials from

Each of these specials will be highlighted on the OHIONET E-resources page over the next two weeks.

OHIONET is pleased to offer this database special:  a 15% discount on Proquest collections for hospitals through June 25th.  This includes:

  • ProQuest Family Health

  • ProQuest Health Management
  • ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
  • ProQuest Hospital Collection
  • ProQuest Medical Library
  • ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source

A free trial is currently available through May 31. Please click here for more information, and to contact us.

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