By admin|June 28th, 2017|News, reference, search|Comments Off on There is No Hiding
Are all journals vulnerable to harm from piracy? Are open access (OA) journals immune to the threat? The Scholarly Kitchen brought this news to us in […]
By admin|June 26th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, metadata, reference, search|Comments Off on Access Innovations Adds Custom Search to American Water Works Association’s In-house Document Repository
Albuquerque, NM – Access Innovations, Inc., a leader in digital data organization, has recently completed a new project with one of their longest standing […]
By admin|June 19th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on Father’s Day: History in the Making
Yesterday, the United States observed Father’s Day. This celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society is observed […]
By admin|June 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Does Digital Increase Reading?
The debate on whether reading “real” books, i.e. paper, is better than digital versions continues. This interesting topic came to our attention from New Republic […]
By admin|June 5th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on What’s On Your Summer Reading List?
It’s that time of year again: summer reading! Last year I wrote about how librarians catalog, search, provide readers advice and come up with book […]
By admin|June 5th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Spell What?
A colleague and I were discussing spelling bees at lunch just today. As a long time fan and childhood participant, I enjoy watching them, […]
By admin|May 26th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Expanding Access
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) have reached an expanded distribution agreement allowing EBSCO to sell […]
By admin|May 19th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on ORCID is Coming to Canada
ORCID and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) along with support from a working group of 16 Canadian stakeholders who are deeply committed to […]
By admin|May 17th, 2017|News, reference, semantic|Comments Off on Linguistic Challenges in Foreign Languages
Linguistic traps can be embarrassing and horrific, depending on the guffaw. It could result in more than embarrassment over using the wrong verb when […]
By admin|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 […]