EBSCO Information Services Offers the YBP Core Titles Collections

EBSCO Information Services is introducing 10 new EBSCO eBooks™ Featured Collectionsdesigned to give academic libraries a simple way to add important titles to their collections. The YBP U.S. Core Titles Collections and the YBP U.K. Core Titles Collections are each comprised of five subject-related collections of EBSCO eBooks found in the YBP Core Titles.

Each year, profiling bibliographers from YBP Library Services, an industry leader in delivering content solutions to academic libraries, compile YBP Core Titles, a list of titles that are considered to be essential to academic libraries. These lists assist academic librarians with identifying the best possible titles to add to their collections each year.

The YBP Core Titles Featured Collections include more than 2,800 titles that have been identified as excellent academic titles between 2010 and 2014. Separate collections are available for the U.S. Core Titles list and the U.K. Titles list organized by the following five subjects:

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Medicine
  • Science & Technology
  • Business & Economics
  • Social Sciences

Publishers include ABC-CLIO, Cambridge University Press, Harvard University Press, John Wiley & Sons, Oxford University Press, Taylor & Francis Ltd., and many more esteemed university of academic presses. Notable titles include :An Unwritten Novel: Fernando Pessoa’s The Book of Disquiet’ Ancient Syria: A Three Thousand Year History by Trevor Bryce; Mad Music: Charles Ives, the Nostalgic Rebel ; The Last Empire: The Final Days of the Soviet Union; and Apes and Human Evolution