BusinessNews Brings Current News to Library Markets
O Leary, Mick, Information Today
This is the great age of deals in the world of electronic information, where each issue of Information Today announces a new wave of partnerships, strategic alliances, mergers, and acquisitions. The data producers are looking for new channels, the distributors are looking for new content, and everybody is looking for new customers. So maybe it's not too surprising to hear about a deal between OCLC and Individual, Inc. to offer BusinessNews. At first it does seem like a mismatch. For all its growth, steady old OCLC has kept to its roots in the academic and public library market. Individual is a relative newcomer, best known for packaging pricey custom newswire feeds to corporations and …
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Publication information: Article title: BusinessNews Brings Current News to Library Markets. Contributors: O Leary, Mick - Author. Magazine title: Information Today. Volume: 11. Issue: 7 Publication date: July/August 1994. Page number: 32. © 2009 Information Today, Inc. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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