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The Same Paper vs. Digital Debate

By |May 22nd, 2018|News, reference|0 Comments

The Pew Research Center conducted a recent poll on the reading habits of Americans and their preferred vehicles. The results might surprise you. The […]

The Future of Open Access

By |May 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

In the past we have highlighted the fact that taxonomies exist everywhere – in the book store and even in the grocery store. Is […]

Shining the Light on Libraries

By |April 26th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Libraries

Libraries and arts tend to not fair well when it comes to politicians and budgets. It is sad fact. However the library community can […]

LIFE Imagines Indexed

By |April 19th, 2018|Autoindexing, indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on LIFE Imagines Indexed

LIFE magazine is using machine learning to organize over 4 million images from the LIFE magazine archives into an interactive encyclopedia. LIFE magazine was […]

Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

By |April 17th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

Bookstores’ footprints, business concepts and strategies have morphed over the past few decades in very drastic ways. Founder Jeff Bezos first launched Amazon as […]

Shining the Light on Peer Review

By |April 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Peer Review

Peer review is a vital step in scientific publishing. Unfortunately it is often not formally taught. This interesting news came to us from EurekAlert! in […]

The Power of a Good Book

By |March 26th, 2018|Access Insights, Featured, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on The Power of a Good Book

For years people have pondered the importance of reading for pleasure, both as a student and as an adult. Especially in this day and […]

Machine Learning Detects Change

By |March 7th, 2018|News, semantic|Comments Off on Machine Learning Detects Change

Machine learning scientists at Disney Research have developed an innovative new model that uncovers how the meanings of words change over time. This interesting information […]