“Use of mobile devices to access library information continues to grow dramatically,” said Greg Carpenter, Boopsie CEO. “Library patrons want to be able to access all types of library information from their device of choice, quickly and easily.
Prince Frederick, MD (PRWEB) May 09, 2013
Recorded Books, a top provider of library services around the world and the largest independent producer of unabridged audiobooks, has announced a partnership with Boopsie, the leading mobile solution for universities and libraries worldwide. This partnership enables library patrons whose libraries subscribe to both services to access and check out audiobooks and digital services, anytime, anywhere, through the Boopsie mobile app.
“Recorded Books has always been dedicated to providing libraries with leading, innovative products and services,” said Rich Freese, Recorded Books president and CEO. “Our partnership with Boopsie is just another step in advancing the patron experience.”
This integration of services will improve and streamline library users’ experience. Patrons will have one-click instant access to Recorded Books’ products and services, simply by clicking on a library’s icon on their mobile devices.
“Use of mobile devices to access library information continues to grow dramatically,” said Greg Carpenter, Boopsie CEO. “Library patrons want to be able to access all types of library information from their device of choice, quickly and easily. Boopsie is the leading developer of library mobile apps, so it is a natural next step for us to partner with a wide range of companies offering services to libraries.”
For more information regarding Recorded Books’ integration with Boopsie for Libraries, please contact Recorded Books at 1-800-638-1304.
About Recorded Books
Recorded Books, LLC is a leading provider of library services around the world, the largest independent producer of unabridged audiobooks, and a distributor of other audio products. Recorded Books delivers its products as both physical media (CDs and Playaway digital players) and via OneClickdigital, a downloading service featuring professionally narrated English- and Spanish-language audiobooks for adults, children and young adults, and soon to feature eBooks. Through RBdigital, Recorded Books also offers a host of educational and entertainment services, including digital magazines, language-learning programs, software training, and database services. Recorded Books is a division of Haights Cross Communications. For more information, visit http://www.recordedbooks.com.
About Haights Cross Communications
Haights Cross Communications encompasses several top imprints that meet the diverse needs of every classroom and school and public library. Triumph Learning is the leading publisher of standards-aligned, K–12 instructional materials and proven curriculum solutions—serving 21st-century learners with a mix of interactive digital tools and innovative student texts. Recorded Books delivers the highest quality recordings of unabridged literature, college lectures, language learning courses, digital magazines, and much more.
Founded in 2006 and located in Silicon Valley, California, Boopsie is the industry-leading mobile solution for universities and libraries worldwide. Customers include Seattle Public Library, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Los Angeles Public Library, University of Toronoto, Brown University, University of Gent in Belgium, and University of Auckland in New Zealand. Affordable for all size libraries and easy-to-deploy without compromising on world-class performance, Boopsie’s solutions are fully hosted and all apps are downloadable on mobile devices including Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, J2ME, Palm, Symbian, Windows Phone, Windows 8, and also support browser-enabled devices.