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Copyright Process Review

By |December 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Copyright Process Review

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) voiced their approval of the House Judiciary Committee’s first policy proposal regarding the review of the Copyright Act. The Association […]

Scholarly Publishing Still Has Street Cred

By |November 22nd, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Scholarly Publishing Still Has Street Cred

Many critics believe that Facebook users have been influenced by “fake news” on Facebook in their election decisions. Whether you agree with them or with Mark […]

Politics and the Information Industry

By |November 22nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Politics and the Information Industry

The past few weeks in politics has been busy. One of the most improbable election results in modern America was the election of Donald […]

First Government Chief Information Security Officer

By |September 21st, 2016|News, Technology|Comments Off on First Government Chief Information Security Officer

As unlikely as it seems, President Obama recently named Gregory Touhill, a retired Air Force brigadier general, as the United States federal government’s first […]

New Librarian of Congress is First in Many Ways

By |September 16th, 2016|News|Comments Off on New Librarian of Congress is First in Many Ways

The 14th Librarian of Congress was sworn in this week. As the first woman and first African-American to hold the post, Carla Hayden will lead […]

The Future and Technology

By |September 7th, 2016|News, Technology|Comments Off on The Future and Technology

Earlier this year at the Ireland eGovernment Summit, one self-proclaimed digital leader challenged the assumption that technology always results in society’s improvement. The Irish Independent brought […]

Looking for Standards in Government IT

By |August 25th, 2016|News, Standards, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Looking for Standards in Government IT

Recently a group consisting of agency chief information officers (CIOs), Office of Management and Budget staffers and other federal IT experts released their report […]

Plans to Fight Cyberattacks Released

By |August 10th, 2016|News, Technology|Comments Off on Plans to Fight Cyberattacks Released

The White House recently released a new directive clarifying the government’s role in the event of a cyberattack. This interesting information came to us from […]

Data Management from the Top

By |August 9th, 2016|News, Standards, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Data Management from the Top

Changes are coming to how the government handles emails and digital content. Mandates from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) require agencies to […]

Managing Data

By |August 4th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Managing Data

A recent survey from Iron Mountain revealed that 46 percent of federal information management professionals cite managing all types of information assets, regardless of format, […]