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Looking for the Truth

By |February 22nd, 2017|News, reference, search|0 Comments

We have all been there. It might be a in the middle of a professional conversation or social gathering and someone uses a word […]

New State Archivist Hired

By |February 15th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

A new state archivist has been hired to oversee records management services for state and local governments in Kentucky. Beth Shields will assume the position […]

Challenging Yourself, Literally

By now everyone has likely read or heard about the 4-year old girl from Gainesville, Georgia who has read more than 1,000 books already […]

Returning Control to Librarians

By |February 3rd, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

A new independent provider of cloud-based identity and access management (IAM) solutions has launched an online resource access management tool for libraries. Knowledgespeak brought […]

New Digitization Project Increases Access

By |January 26th, 2017|indexing, News, reference, search|0 Comments

Northern Illinois University recently announced a new digitization project in their release,”University Libraries awarded more than $448,000 for digitization project.”

The Council on Library and […]

Highlights of University Presses

By |January 20th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

It is easy to think of university presses as focused primarily on humanities and social science. While that may apply to many, there are some […]

Archiving the Past for the Future

By |January 17th, 2017|indexing, News, search|0 Comments

1.2 million volunteers worldwide contribute to the FamilySearch indexing program, which brings billions of historical records to life. NewsOK out of Oklahoma brought this information […]

The Original Source

By |December 27th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

Over the centuries, library services and collections have been mediated by humans, and therefore the content has been tailored to and by people who used […]

Portable Peer Review

By |December 20th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The process of peer review is a cornerstone of scientific integrity. It guarantees the quality in a scientific research paper. When a researcher accomplishes […]