Inside Data Breaches

By |August 7th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Inside Data Breaches

Data breaches spiked by 86 percent in 2016 with over 1.4 billion records being compromised. Hackers, cyber criminals and other malicious outsiders were responsible for just […]

Access Innovations, Inc. Organizing “ASIDIC Revisited”

By |July 31st, 2017|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Access Innovations, Inc. Organizing “ASIDIC Revisited”

Access Innovations, Inc. is arranging a meeting in the style of the historic ASIDIC meetings. The meeting will be September 24 – 25, 2017 […]

Data in the World of Art

By |July 24th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, storage|Comments Off on Data in the World of Art

Many people assume that data visualization is nothing more than graphs or charts. In reality, it is the presentation of data in a pictorial or graphical format. […]

Women Aviators: Then & Now

By |July 10th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on Women Aviators: Then & Now

A newly discovered photograph suggests aviator Amelia Earhart, who vanished 80 years ago on a round-the-world flight, survived a crash-landing in the Marshall Islands. The photo, […]

Naming Conventions

By |July 3rd, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Naming Conventions

Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics, and the practice and science of classification […]

Father’s Day: History in the Making

By |June 19th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on Father’s Day: History in the Making

Yesterday, the United States observed Father’s Day. This celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society is observed […]

Why Taxonomies Matter To You

By |June 12th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Why Taxonomies Matter To You

Taxonomy is the practice and science of classifying things or concepts. Those of us in the business of information science know it as the […]

What’s On Your Summer Reading List?

By |June 5th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on What’s On Your Summer Reading List?

It’s that time of year again: summer reading! Last year I wrote about how librarians catalog, search, provide readers advice and come up with book […]