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Technology and Health

By |November 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

A new web-based, searchable directory of health applications is being released to the 800+ general practitioners in Tasmania that will allow them to prescribe […]

Digital Culture and Community

By |November 8th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

A new Executive Director for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) has been announced. John S. Bracken will begin on December 4, 2017. Bracken […]

Changes in the Librarian Profession

By |October 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Changes in the Librarian Profession

A recent report on the aging demographics of academic librarians raises awareness of the need for more library professionals. The paper, “Delayed Retirements and […]

eBooks Get a Pilot Test

By |October 19th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on eBooks Get a Pilot Test

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) has unveiled a pilot program to test a new model for a library-owned and library-centered ebook marketplace for […]

Accessing Research

By |October 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Accessing Research

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) will be hearing from guest speaker Ann Thornton, Vice Provost and University Librarian, […]

Collaboration Around Science Journals

By |October 12th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Around Science Journals

ResearchGate and Springer Nature recently announced that they have been in discussions about finding solutions to sharing scientific journal articles online, while at the […]

Pioneer Remembered for Significant Impact on Research

By |September 25th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Pioneer Remembered for Significant Impact on Research

We spent last weekend remembering and celebrating the life of Eugene Garfield. He was the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information; creator of […]

The Family of Academia

By |September 21st, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Family of Academia

Partnerships and collaborations between university presses and university libraries can garner a variety of opinions and perspectives. The Scholarly Kitchen brought this interesting information […]