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Frankfurt Book Fair Coming Soon

By |September 21st, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

The Frankfurt Book Fair is scheduled for October 19-23, 2016. Are you ready? With 275,000 visitors, 7,275 international exhibitors and 9,300 journalists and bloggers, Frankfurt […]

New Librarian of Congress is First in Many Ways

By |September 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

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 […]

To Everything There is a Season

The passing of a year is marked by the change in the weather and the surrounding environment. This cycle is marked by the four […]

Libraries, Open Source, and eBooks – Oh My!

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

An open source server-software developer is working on a project at the New York Public Library (NYPL) that is intended to liberate every part […]

The Challenge of Costly Textbooks

It’s back to school season and that means school supply shopping, a task I have never heard a single person rejoice about, and each […]

The Role of the Library in Your Community

By |August 23rd, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

When is the last time you went to the public library? So it shouldn’t surprise you that there has been a significant decrease in […]

Get in Line

By |August 15th, 2016|News, Technology|0 Comments

The relationship between information technology (IT) staff and other professionals has been lampooned in a variety of comedies, like sitcoms or sketch shows like […]

Digital Shakespeare?

By |August 10th, 2016|News, Technology|0 Comments

Digital content is everywhere. According to a recent survey, sixty-two percent of school districts have digital content and curriculum strategy, and more than half of […]

Grey Areas in Plagiarism

Throughout college, I would get anxious when I submitted papers to a professor who used plagiarism software. I always cited my sources, following the […]