Choice Reviews Online – CRO3 Launches

For almost 50 years, Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries has been the premier source of academic book reviews in higher education. A publishing unit of ACRL, Choice currently reviews more than 7,000 new academic books, electronic media and Internet resources annually, reaching almost every undergraduate college and university library in the United States, with its timely, authoritative, concise and easy to use reviews. More than 35,000 librarians, faculty and key decision makers rely on Choice magazine and Choice Reviews Online for collection development and scholarly research. Now, Choice is pleased to present the latest version of its acclaimed electronic platform, Choice Reviews Online – CRO3.  Current CRO2 subscribers will have full access to CRO3 in February and will be receiving instructions on making the switch.

Since its launch in the spring of 1999, Choice Reviews Online has continually evolved to meet the changing needs of its readership. Now the third and latest version Choice Reviews Online – CRO3, introduces a plethora of new features, beginning with a state-of-the-art HighWire Press platform, in addition to major updates and improvements to the features and functionality that have made it a favorite discovery and reference tool for its thousands of loyal users. Never before has there been a faster, more flexible way to access the more than 172,000 Choice reviews and editorial content from Choice magazine, including forthcoming titles lists, Outstanding Academic Titles (OATs), editorials, bibliographic essays and feature articles, as well as exclusive online content.

CRO3 will be available for demonstrations in the Choice booth ( #2200) at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle. To sign up for a free trial of Choice Reviews Online — CRO3, visit the Choice website.