ACI Scholarly Blog Index Now Available in Ex Libris Primo Discovery & Delivery Service | ACI

“ACI Information Group announces that the ACI Scholarly Blog Index is now available in Ex Libris’ Primo Discovery and Delivery Service.Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a global provider of cloud-based solutions for the academic market and serves customers in 90 countries. Having ACI’s scholarly blogs indexed in Primo means that library users searching in Primo can now discover and surface authoritative scholarly blog content available through the ACI Scholarly Blog Index. With the ExLibris integration, ACI Scholarly Blog Index is now available through all four major library discovery services.

ACI Scholarly Blog Index is an editorially selected and curated collection of scholarly blogs written by leading researchers and faculty in academic institutions worldwide and covers all academic disciplines. The collection includes more than 11,000 scholarly blogs and their corresponding two million blog posts….”

Social-media sites focusing on open access

“+Nicole Contaxis just updated the major social-media lists at the Open Access Directory:

Blogs about OA
http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Blogs_about_OA
Twitter feeds about OA
http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Social_media_sites_about_OA#Twitter
Google+ sites about OA
http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Social_media_sites_about_OA#Google.2B
Thanks, Nicole!
If you have a social-media site focusing on OA, and the Open Access Directory doesn’t already list it, please add it. The Open Access Directory <oad.simmons.edu> is a wiki and depends on the OA community to keep it current and comprehensive. To limit spam, editing is limited to registered users, but registration is free and easy.”