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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 […]

The Original Source

By |December 27th, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on The Original Source

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|Comments Off on Portable Peer Review

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

Learning Opportunity Around Open Access

By |December 15th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Learning Opportunity Around Open Access

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) is offering a unique learning opportunity before the year’s end. On Monday, December 19th at 11:00 […]

Traditions

By |December 12th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, indexing, News, reference|Comments Off on Traditions

Tradition. Every time I hear this word, the scene from Fiddler on the Roof pops into my head. “You may ask how did these […]

New Partnership Enhances Learning

By |December 5th, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on New Partnership Enhances Learning

Credo has a reputation as the industry leader for information literacy, critical thinking, and research solutions. Recently they announced it is contributing features and enhancements […]

Getting to Know Your Libaries

By |November 24th, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Getting to Know Your Libaries

Many believe academic libraries and publishers can work together more effectively to deliver on their shared core mission – to foster access to the […]

Academic Journals Undergo Changes

By |November 17th, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Academic Journals Undergo Changes

Emerald Group Publishing has changed the names, broadened the scope and appointed new editors to some of its key Library & Information Science journals. Emerald Group […]

Open Processes Build Community

By |November 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Open Processes Build Community

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) continues to provide support in advocating open source and open access by providing additional financial support to Koha, the world’s first full-featured, […]