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Thursday, August 21, 2014

New York City Libraries Struggle to Meet Demand for English-Language Classes

"...They came, one after another, through the glass doors of the Bronx Library Center, the largest public library in the borough. Some rode multiple trains or buses from home; others took precious time away from work. A few struggled with young children in tow.
It was not books they wanted, but something more basic: to learn English. ...(full article)"

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Truck'n on the NYC Subways

This week I extensively traveled around Manhattan & the Bronx, enjoying the great mass transit system.  Visiting multiple college and university libraries was something of a pleasant breeze, as I jumped on MTA cars, walked city blocks, and ran a little to be-on-time for appointments.  What a joy to meet library colleagues and friends, now on behalf of Ambassador Education Solutions!  Most everyone was quite positive about the transition, kindly celebrating the fact that I am doing well.  Thankfully, new business is growing, and the feedback on Ambassador service is reassuringly fine.  To get home, I took another excellent form of mass transportation, the good old Short Line bus, where I sunk into a slumber after some busy, beautiful days doing business in Metro New York.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Pleasant Surprise

This morning, early, I walked into a local academic library.  There I was thrilled to see a shelf of beautiful books recently sent to this institution from Ambassador Education Solutions, my new place of employment.  The library staff and I were happy to be reunited, together with our mutual friends, the books we all care so much about!
                                         Michael Douglas Cooper

Monday, July 14, 2014

Welcome Busca Clients to Ambassador!

Michael Cooper has joined Ambassador Education Solutions.  Ambassador's Library Services enable you to benefit from leading-edge technology at all phases of book and media acquisition. Ambassador's integrations support electronic ordering, invoicing and reporting through most automated library acquisition systems, allow downloading of MARC cataloging records and maintain a massive database of bibliographic records that allows Ambassador to provide a wide range of cataloging services.

Ambassador's Library Services are utilized by schools, libraries and other educational institutions in more than 50 countries on five continents, connecting them to more than 3,000,000 book titles, over 100,000 eBooks, and 2,000,000 media titles. Ambassador helps boost library efficiency, reliability and convenience by supplying books and non‐print materials from more than 30,000 sources, including international publishers. Clients leverage Ambassador's proprietary portal OneSource, which enables institutions to effectively manage all library acquisition transactions.

All New Orders:

Please contact Ambassador Library Services, who will set you up with access to our systems.
•         Please email or contact Connie Angello at (631) 770-1010 x1029

Orders placed to Busca before 5/30/14:

Please contact:
•         (607) 546-4247
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