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Libraries of Interest

By |February 6th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Libraries of Interest

Libraries are nirvana to the bibliophiles among us. They also tickle that OCD gene with all the books lined up and organized in a particular […]

Indexing Folklore

By |January 30th, 2018|indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on Indexing Folklore

Many of us have the “word of day” type emails that arrive in our in-box every morning. For readers and writers (and just plain […]

Science Journal Increases Access

By |January 4th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Science Journal Increases Access

A new authoritative journal has joined the family of open access titles. Launched in 1884 and 1912, respectively, University of Hamburg’s journal Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen […]

Ghost of Taxonomies Present

By |December 25th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Ghost of Taxonomies Present

Much they saw, and far they went, and many homes they visited, but always with a happy end. The Spirit stood beside sick beds, […]

Words Are Important

By |December 22nd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Are Important

For more than a decade, Merriam-Webster has been issuing annual lists with the top ten words of that year. For 2017 the word is […]

Net Neutrality and Its Importance to Academia

By |December 18th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Net Neutrality and Its Importance to Academia

The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) has voted to repeal net neutrality rules enacted in 2015 to stop Internet service providers (ISPs) from blocking and tightening control on […]

Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

By |December 12th, 2017|News, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

To be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, information sciences, ontology, etc., we are sharing career opportunities that we find with our […]