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Libraries Work to Enhance Education

By |March 1st, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Libraries Work to Enhance Education

Low-income students and their families are getting some assistance with digital literacy skills and internet connections at home. The American Library Association (ALA) shared this […]

New Collaboration Increases Access

By |February 28th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New Collaboration Increases Access

EBSCO Information Services has been chosen as an approved content provider for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) framework. This interesting […]

The Library for the People

By |February 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Library for the People

One of President Obama’s final appointments was the new Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden. The first person of color and the first woman […]

New State Archivist Hired

By |February 15th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New State Archivist Hired

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 |February 6th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on 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|Comments Off on Returning Control to Librarians

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|Comments Off on New Digitization Project Increases Access

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|Comments Off on Highlights of University Presses

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|Comments Off on Archiving the Past for the Future

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 […]