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Special Offer! ALA TechSource Online for Only $99!

Submitted by Patrick Hogan on August 2, 2011 - 2:09pm

As a reader of this blog, you’re familiar with the range of invaluable advice on technology and the library that our bloggers share. Now we’re making it easier for you to get access to more of our in-depth, original content. For a limited time you can get a digital subscription to ALA TechSource Online for only $99.  We’ve never offered such a low price for 8 new electronic issues of Library Technology Reports (available both as downloadable PDFs or in HTML) and 12 Smart Libraries Newsletter issues, featuring Marshall Breeding’s famous analysis and insider coverage of developments in the library technology marketplace. 
If you subscribe now, here’s what you’ll get to read in the coming year:

August/September 2011

The Transforming Public Library Technology Infrastructure, Edited by the ALA Office for Research and Statistics

October 2011

Analyzing the Next-Generation Catalog: The Outcomes of Discovery, Andrew Nagy

November/December 2011

Purchasers' Guide to E-Books & Digital Textbooks, Edited by Sue Polanka

January 2012

Mobile Access, the Digital Divide and Libraries, Andromeda Yelton

February/March 2012

Embedded Librarianship and Technology, Buffy Hamilton

April 2012

Gadgets and Libraries Part 2, Jason Griffey

May/June 2012

Linkable Bibliographic Data: Tools and Techniques, Karen Coyle

July 2012

RFID and Libraries, Lori Bowen Ayre

Plus, with your subscription, you’ll get access to a digital archive of both publications that goes back 10 years! For example, you’ll have instant access to Jason Vaughan's “20 questions you should ask your web-scale discovery services vendor.” With a few clicks, you’ll be able to learn about RDA vocabularies and the semantic web with Karen Coyle's reports.  Ready to buy a library technology product? Research Smart Libraries Newsletter coverage of library vendors before you make a purchase. It’s all right there at your fingertips all year long.

Don’t miss your chance--take advantage of this fantastic offer before September 30th!