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Living Language for Public Libraries, ends June 30th

Living Language Trial and Promotion

Living Language for Libraries is a subscription-based language program for patrons of public libraries, which includes numerous resources to help patrons gain everyday conversation skills and cultural insight for the most popular world languages.

URL:  http://www.booksontape.com/living-language/trial/
Trial code is: ALAMW2015

10% discount for WiLS members signing up for new subscriptions prior to June 30, 2015.

If you are interested in pricing for any subscription, please use our price quote form at: http://www.wils.org/services/cooperative-purchasing/coop-price-quote-or-renewal-form-2/ Read more

New Offering: EntertainmentID

EID-EIDWiLS vendor partner Columbia University Press is working with Academic Rights Press to bring EntertainmentID to North America. Entertainment Industry Data is a library of Media Statistics bringing you all the professional numbers behind the industry. Entertainment ID brings together Film ID and Music ID in a single platform. For more information or for pricing and trial requests, contact Jeff Brunner (brunnerj@wils.org).

Mango Languages Trial for K12 Members until May 31, 2015

Mango creates lovable language-learning experiences with over 60 foreign-language and 17 English courses to choose from. Each chapter is accessible online and through free mobile apps and designed with Mango’s unique fresh, intuitive, and flat-out fun methodology to keep students engaged.

Mango Languages encourages families to learn along with students and includes free family access as a special offering to student users.

Any school library who purchases a subscription to Mango Languages through WiLS will receive a 15% discount. This offer is valid through June 30th, 2015.

Full access trial link – click HERE to start learning a language. Trial available until May 31st, 2015

 

Included with your Mango subscription:

  • Over 60 foreign languages and 17 ESL courses (Mango Conversations)
  • New Fixies Release – ELL cartoons for Spanish & Mandarin students
  • Little Pim – online language learning for children (ages 2-6)
  • Free mobile apps for iPhone, Android, Kindle, Nook, Chrome books and iPad
  • PhD-created and linguist approved Intuitive Language Construction methodology (includes vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, and culture learning)
  • Mango extends the service to all your teachers/staff at no extra cost
  • Mango extends the service to all your families at no extra cost so parents can reinforce the language the student is learning at home
  • Virtual classroom for Teachers to easily manage and view students’ progress
  • New course releases added to your subscription at no extra cost throughout the year
  • Unlimited, simultaneous in-house and remote access for all users
  • Deep assessment included for the top 17 languages
  • Free Mango promotional items, such as swag and visually pleasing marketing material through our Mango Market
  • Specialized client advocate to help train your staff, provide marketing material, and ensure you have great usage throughout the year
  • Direct customer service for all your users

For pricing please use our price 1uote request form: http://www.wils.org/services/cooperative-purchasing/coop-price-quote-or-renewal-form-2/

New Offering: Associates Programs Source

EBSCO LogoEBSCO is offering a deep discount to WiLS members on their Associates Programs Source database. This resource provides full-text coverage of a broad range of subject areas typically studied as part of an Associate’s Degree program. Through this database, students can access relevant full-text journals and books as well as content from many sources unique to this database. Qualified WiLS members can get up to 60% off of list pricing! Contact Jeff Brunner (brunnerj@wils.org) to request prices or trial information today!

New Vendor Partner: IEEE

ieee_logo_mb_taglineWiLS is excited to be partnering with IEEE, to bring discounts to our members on many of their publications! Consortium pricing is available on IEL, CSDL, ASPP and many journal and e-book collections. With possible discounts ranging from 20 – 50% for qualified WiLS members, it’s worth taking a look!  Contact Jeff Brunner (brunnerj@wils.org) for more information today.

Reprints Desk Town Hall Meeting

Reprints LogoReprints Desk invites WiLS members to register and attend Reprints Desk’s academic document delivery town hall meeting on April 16th, 2015 @ 1:00PM PT / 4:00PM ET.

The town hall is exclusively for Reprints Desk academic customers and designed to provide you and other customers with an additional forum for asking questions, getting answers, and sharing what’s on your mind.

This isn’t a disguised sales pitch or a replacement for private account-related discussions. Rather they are intended to provide you with yet another avenue for engaging with us and exploring what’s possible for external document delivery at your institution.

Reprints Desk hopes you will join this town hall event and that you will share a question or two about what you are interested in learning or hearing during this meeting.

K12 Flipster Trial Until May 31st

EBSCO is extending the Flipster trial for K12 libraries until May 31, 2015.  A 50% discount on titles is available to WiLS Member Libraries until June 30th. Please contact Sara Gold for more information at sgold@wils.org

http://trial.ebscohost.com
User Name: wilstrial
Password: trial

ProQuest Trials for K12 Members

ProQuest is offering a trial of the following resources until April 26, 2015
Decades
Government Reporter
ProQuest Research Companion
Renaissance
Researcher
WebSelect
To access the trial, please use the link below.
https://trials.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=BWK000KWA0L7U0ULI2Y9

ProQuest is also offering a special price on  ProQuest Research Companion. Between now and September 30th WiLS members who purchase Research Companion  with any SIRS database will get an additional  10% off the purchase price on the SIRS subscription. Research Companion is available for $787.50, a substantial savings from the $1200 regular purchase price. This offer is valid for new subscriptions only.

Mitinet Updates for WiLS Members

Mitinet has announced the release of Sears 21 Subject Heading Updates, as well as the most current Library of Congress and Children’s LOC headings!  They are also spotlighting BestMARC  as their online, unlimited use MARC records source, featuring records for eBooks and eMaterials.  Read more here.

Please contact Mitinet rep Justin Hoelscher at 800-824-6272 ext.5219, or justin@mitinet.com with questions or for pricing. Visit his Virtual Booth at any time to sign up for a one-on-one webinar session, ask a question, or learn more about Mitinet and what they can do to help.

FactCite Trials for K12 Libraries

WiLS’ vendor partners at The Lincoln Library are offering our members free trial access to their FactCite Elementary Collection and FactCite Middle School / High School Collection.

Request a free trial today!