Paper details

Trends and Updates in Using Information

Session coordinator: Jiří Kadleček, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Where: 28. 5. 2009, 8.30 - 12.10, Vencovsky Aula

Knovel Product Presentation

Autor: Barbara Dixee, Knovel, USA



This presentation will provide a product demonstration, as well as, updates on what is new. We will discuss how Knovel's unique search engine provides users with access to reliable and relevant information quickly; which would be undiscoverable in other resources, providing users with enhanced value in a difficult economy.

About author:

Barbara is the Director of Global Academic Sales for Knovel. Ms. Dixee joined the Knovel Team in January of 2003, bringing 11 years of sales management and operations experience to the team. Prior to joining Knovel she served as the Operations and Sales Manager for Manufacturing Solutions, a leading edge electronic design and project management firm. Having developed one of the first project management teams in the industry, bringing together both domestic and international partners into a solid team, to provide a one of kind customer sales and support team. Since joining Knovel Ms. Dixee has worked extensively with both academic and corporate Librarian’s world-wide to help develop, roll-out and maintain successful E-book programs. Ms. Dixee has helped to build several unique consortium's, to respond to specific community needs. Ms Dixee now leads the Academic department for Knovel.

Other papers in this session:

Two Years with Springer E-books

Author: Focko Robbert van Berckelaer, Springer, Germany

E-journals, E-books and Digital Collections for Academic Libraries

Author: Paul Fertl, GALE - A Cengage Learning Company, Germany

Upgrading the eLibrary: Enhanced E-journal Content through the WdG Journal Archive

Author: Martina Naekel, Walter de Gruyter, Germany

ebrary - Evolving the E-books Experience

Author: Romy Beard, ebrary, USA

Oxford Online and Oxford Journals. Content with Impact.

Author: Wolfgang Steinmetz, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom

Information Support of Research and Development in Slovakia

Author: Ján Turňa, Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovak Republic


Daniela Birová, Mária Žitňanská, Oleg Cvik, Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovak Republic

Value of Elsevier Electronic Data

Author: Alberto Rodriguez-Zapata, Elsevier, the Netherlands