“…for academic and medical libraries, the need to serve user needs adequately, while managing an ever-shrinking budget, are at the top of the list.” Continue reading Patron-Driven Acquisition … Pros and Cons?
Check out the library and retail conferences Rittenhouse will be attending for the remainder of January, all the way through March! If you’d like to schedule an appointment with us during the meeting, contact your Rittenhouse sales representative or email@example.com. We’d love to see you there! ALA Midwinter 2020: “Symposium on the Future of Libraries” January 24-28, 2020 – Philadelphia, PA Visit us in the … Continue reading Where in the World is Rittenhouse? January – March 2020
At Rittenhouse, we’re proud to support our customers’ eBook collection development by offering the most current and comprehensive selection of health sciences eBooks available. We added hundreds of eBooks to the R2 Digital Library in 2019—and recently announced our annual list of the Top 10 eBooks during a Rittenhouse Open Online Course (ROOC). Of the hundreds of eBooks added, deciding which titles stood out enough … Continue reading The R2 Digital Library Top 10 of 2019
Check out the library and retail conferences Rittenhouse will be attending for the remainder of October and November. If you’d like to schedule an appointment with a us during the meeting, contact your Rittenhouse sales representative or firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d love to see you there! Mega Conference: October 7-10, 2019 – Reno, NV Visit us at booth #203! Southern Chapter/MLA: “Squaring the Circle: Libraries Shaping the … Continue reading Find us at these October & November Industry Meetings!
Access. Discovery. Integrated Systems. Three of the most important and prevalent topics of library operations in the technology-driven environment of the academic campus. The need for a library to simply manage a collection is a thing of the past. Today, streamlining operations with systems integration, showcasing and improving access to collections, and providing evidence to support collection management and discipline specific profiling is at the … Continue reading Library Workflow, Technology, and Rittenhouse
It’s always a good idea to re-evaluate the benefits of working with your vendors. Your store’s needs can change—there may be new initiatives to consider, along with the original advantages that were taken into account. A good place to start is by identifying what’s currently most important for your store. This can be done through an examination of your sales history and current textbook and … Continue reading Getting to Know Rittenhouse
Your library collection development policy most likely states that your collection is continuously reviewed to ensure that it is up-to-date and useful to your patrons. There are so many factors to consider when making acquisitions to add to or to update your library’s core health sciences collections: Is the library providing access to the most current materials that detail advances in research and medicine? With … Continue reading Easy Print and eBook Collection Update
Examining the Professional and Education Information Landscape Water has a simple but powerful attribute of finding a way to flow, gurgle, and seep its way forward. Surpassing seemingly insurmountable obstacles, changing landscapes, altering lives, the climate and often the course of human existence. Anyone who has marveled at the beauty of the Grand Canyon can appreciate the humble power of the river in its belly, … Continue reading Outcome-Driven: Content in Context
As with many other careers in health care, there is a need to balance the current supply of registered nurses in the United States with the expanding demand. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 15% increase in the need for registered nurses between 2016 and 2026. Contributing factors to this occupational growth include an increased emphasis on preventative care, growing rates of chronic conditions, … Continue reading Supporting the Nursing Boom
The mission of Rittenhouse is to provide support our customers’ eBook collection development by offering the most current and comprehensive selection of health sciences eBooks available. Hundreds of eBooks were added to the R2 Digital Library in 2018—these Top 10 eBook are of particular interest. You might be wondering how Rittenhouse could possibly decide which 10 titles deserve to be on the R2 Library Top … Continue reading The R2 Digital Library’s Top 10 of 2018