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New Agreement Expands Reach

By |March 29th, 2017|indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on New Agreement Expands Reach

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) have reached an expanded distribution agreement allowing EBSCO to sell […]

Community Online Space Addresses Big Data

By |March 28th, 2017|News, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Community Online Space Addresses Big Data

The academic publisher SAGE Publishing has relaunched its popular MethodSpace website, a free-entry online community with over 20,000 registered social and behavioural science researchers. Knowledge […]

New Vision for Data

By |March 23rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New Vision for Data

The Center for Data-Driven Discovery (C3D) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory welcomed Line Pouchard, a computational science information specialist, […]

Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

By |March 20th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

Some copyright law changes taking place in Canada may impact how learning material can be used in classrooms. The Western Gazette out of Canada brought […]

The Library of Today

By |March 17th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Library of Today

Libraries continue to adapt to today’s mobile and socially-connected world. If they want to survive, it is critical to continue to move with the […]

New Trending Words Added to Oxford

By |March 16th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New Trending Words Added to Oxford

Three hundred words were recently added to OxfordDictionaries.com, which monitors current trends in the use of modern English. There appeared to be some trends […]

A Virus By Another Name

By |March 13th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on A Virus By Another Name

A new year, the holidays are over and by now most resolutions that have been made, have been forgotten. Routines are picked up and […]

Fighting Back against Fake News

By |March 10th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Fighting Back against Fake News

After months of people pointing fingers and declaring what is and what isn’t “fake news”, Facebook has a starting place for identifying less-than-accurate news […]

An Elite Group

By |March 9th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on An Elite Group

The term “Copy editors” conjures up images of wire-framed bespectacled people hunched over their desks furiously scratching and swiping with their pencils (always pencils, never […]

Databases Are Not Basic

By |March 8th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Databases Are Not Basic

Data analytics change on a daily basis. Organizations fight to stay abreast of the technological demands, especially when transitioning from relational databases to graph […]