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ERIC Number: EJ819039
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct-15
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0363-0277
Corner Office: EBSCO's Tim Collins
Fialkoff, Francine; Oder, Norman
Library Journal, v133 n17 p40-41 Oct 2008
This article presents an interview with Tim Collins, president of EBSCO Publishing. The amiable Collins put EBSCO Publishing (EP) on the map through a combination of first-rate search and user-friendly interfaces, a long list of strategic acquisitions, and a dedicated, stable staff. Now, the company Collins has nurtured for over two decades ranks as one of the leading electronic publishers of article and reference databases. In this interview, Collins talks about EBSCOhost 2.0, a new EP interface with intuitive Google-like search box, and the other features they are working on. He also talks about EP's strategies for retaining customers, the company's green initiatives, and EP's attempt to follow the trend in mobile devices.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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