News
April 2010

Monday, April 05

EBSCO to acquire rights to license select databases currently available through the OCLC FirstSearch service

EBSCO has purchased the rights to license certain vendor-owned databases, including RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, that are currently available through OCLC FirstSearch. Existing FirstSearch subscribers will continue to receive access to RILM on the FirstSearch platform through the end of their current subscriptions. To ensure a smooth transition for customers, EBSCO plans to provide RILM's current FirstSearch subscribers access to the database through EBSCOhost in parallel with FirstSearch for the remainder of the current subscription. Further details can be found in the EBSCO news release,. You can also contact RILM with any questions.