Promote Adult Education and Family Literacy This (and Every) Week

During National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (September 19–25), you have a chance to promote the many ways your library supports these important, mission-critical functions. In addition to helping adults build their foundational skills, the National Coalition for Literacy aptly broadens adult education activities to include developing computer skills, studying to become a citizen, … Read more

Impact Live: Free Virtual Event for Public Libraries

Connect, Inspire, Innovate at Impact Live Gale is hosting its first multiday virtual event featuring 40+ speakers and 20+ sessions covering data, entrepreneurship, equity, literacy, and workforce. Read the full press release. Join us on September 29 from 1:00–5:00 PM ET and September 30 from 1:00–5:30 PM ET. Registration is now open. You’ll hear from … Read more

Gale In Context Suite: Supporting Diversity through New Content

Meeting the needs of diverse learners has always been a priority for Gale. We strive to improve the teaching and learning of social justice issues, offer diverse perspectives and backgrounds, and be a leader with our commitment to transparency. We continue to introduce measures to eliminate implicit racial bias in our Gale-curated content and reaffirm … Read more

New Content Added to Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test Prep and Peterson’s Test and Career Prep

The following tests have recently been added to the Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test Prep and Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep products: Aviation and Transportation Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Exam Prep Course Clerical Clerical Exams Prep Course High School Equivalency Exams GED en Español Medical/Nursing Dental Hygienist Exam Prep Course Massage Therapy Exam Prep … Read more

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Suite Is a Must-Have

| By Gale Staff | Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep combines Peterson’s Test Prep and Peterson’s Career Prep to offer patrons and students a full-service resource for standardized test preparation, researching and selecting college and graduate schools, finding tuition assistance, exploring career paths, and more. From the high school or community college student … Read more

New Titles Added to Gale OneFile Collections

Gale Academic OneFile Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology (Sabinet Online) Peer-reviewed Acta Germanica: German Studies in Africa (Sabinet Online) Peer-reviewed Acta Juridica (Sabinet Online) Peer-reviewed Africa Journal of Public Sector Development and Governance (Sabinet Online) Peer-reviewed African Journal for Physical Activity and Health Sciences (AJPHES) (Sabinet Online) Peer-reviewed African Journal of Democracy and … Read more

July 2021 LibraryReads, Indie Next Picks, and Bestsellers

| By Thorndike Press Staff | Every month, LibraryReads shares the top 10 books that librarians across the country love; the monthly Indie Next List compiles recommendations from knowledgeable U.S. independent booksellers. Many New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly bestsellers and bestselling authors are also releasing in large print this month. Thorndike Press is happy to share that the following titles … Read more

Gale Digital Scholar Lab Gets a New Look Later This Year!

| By Gale Staff | Since Gale Digital Scholar Lab launched in 2018, the team has engaged with librarians, instructors, and students about what they’d like to see in the tool and how they use it for research, teaching, and learning. Based on those continuous conversations, the team regularly makes improvements to the user experience. … Read more

Political Extremism and Radicalism: Far-Right Groups in America: A Sneak Peek

| By Rachel Holt, Gale Primary Sources Acquisitions Editor | We recently released Far-Right Groups in America, the second installment of the Political Extremism and Radicalism digital archive series. Through rare and unique primary sources, it documents the rise of polarized politics in one of the world’s largest and most influential democracies from a right-wing … Read more