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ORCID is Coming to Canada

By |May 19th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

ORCID and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) along with support from a working group of 16 Canadian stakeholders who are deeply committed to […]

Linguistic Challenges in Foreign Languages

By |May 17th, 2017|News, reference, semantic|0 Comments

Linguistic traps can be embarrassing and horrific, depending on the guffaw. It could result in more than embarrassment over using the wrong verb when […]

Words That Roll Off the Tongue

By |April 24th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference, semantic|Comments Off on Words That Roll Off the Tongue

If someone asked you to name the most beautiful word or phrase in English, how would you begin to choose? Would your decision be […]

Checks and Balances

By |April 20th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Checks and Balances

Sharing of research data¬†continues to grow, as does the requirement of data publication in some form. Over the past decade, the number of journals […]

The Power of Words

By |April 18th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Power of Words

Say what you will about the 45th President of the United States, but one thing he has accomplished is a new surge in reference […]

New Appointments for University Libraries

By |April 5th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New Appointments for University Libraries

In a time when libraries are often considered archaic and outdated, it is refreshing to see educational facilities invest in the future of the […]

PLOS Launches Channels

By |April 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on PLOS Launches Channels

The Public Library of Science (PLOS) supports scientific communities wanting to broadly distribute research in open and accessible ways with their latest innovation, PLOS […]

New Agreement Expands Reach

By |March 29th, 2017|indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on New Agreement Expands Reach

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) have reached an expanded distribution agreement allowing EBSCO to sell […]

Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

By |March 20th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

Some copyright law changes taking place in Canada may impact how learning material can be used in classrooms.¬†The Western Gazette out of Canada brought […]

New Trending Words Added to Oxford

By |March 16th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on New Trending Words Added to Oxford

Three hundred words were recently added to OxfordDictionaries.com, which monitors current trends in the use of modern English. There appeared to be some trends […]