Copyright Issue on the Table

By |June 9th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The California Assembly Committee on Judiciary recently approved a bill to grant local and state governments copyright authority along with other intellectual property rights. AB […]

Free, But Fair

By |June 7th, 2016|News, reference, search|0 Comments

Sci-Hub has been in the news a lot lately, but few people truly understand what it is and how it affects academic journals and […]

Tracking the Data

By |June 7th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

Late in 2014, Scholarly Kitchen shared with us a project with Ithaka S+R to research Amazon’s book sales to academic libraries. Some early results are in and […]

Remembrance Through Archiving and Cataloging

By |May 30th, 2016|Featured, reference|0 Comments

Memorial Day. It’s viewed as the unofficial start of summer. Public pools open, kids are out of school, and BBQ grills are fired up […]

New Director of World’s Largest Library

By |May 16th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced the appointment of Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan as the next director of the National Library of […]

New Partnership Increases Access

A new partnership was recently announced between 1science and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Together they will provide academic libraries access to a vast number […]

Libraries of Old and New

By |April 26th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The ancient Library of Alexandria was a working resource for scholars. The ancient image of a library as a place for scholars to collaborate, […]