An agreement between EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Euromoney adds more than 65 business and finance titles to EBSCO’s extensive collection of e-books. Euromoney e-books cover various markets within business and finance and will appeal to a variety of professionals including bankers, lawyers, government officials, treasurers, accountants and fund managers.
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Andrew Lucas recently attended a data science technology conference held in London by computational software company Wolfram. High on the agenda was the role that mathematics plays in understanding big data.
A recently completed FreePint survey on the use of ebooks in the enterprise shows that use of ebooks extends across a wide spectrum of industries and business services. While use is on the rise across all sectors, the research identifies which industries are leading the way. The survey also looks at how a variety of different devices are being used for access, and which factors are stimulating growth.