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Using Digital Technology for Efficiency

By |November 21st, 2016|News, reference, Technology|0 Comments

Digital Science recently invested in a robotic cloud laboratory for life sciences. They brought this to our attention in their article, “Digital Science Invests in Transcriptic, […]

Who Wrote It?

By |October 31st, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

In a surprising turn of events, Oxford University Press announced that its new edition of the complete works of William Shakespeare will credit Christopher Marlowe […]

Power Project Using Cellular Engineering

By |October 12th, 2016|News, Technology|0 Comments

In the world of semantic technology and artificial intelligence, it may seem surprising that cellular engineering is poised to open up new and exciting […]

New President for Association of Research Libraries

By |October 4th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

Mary M. Case recently began a one-year term as president of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL). Prior to her election, Case served as the university librarian […]

New Resources for Scholars

By |September 13th, 2016|indexing, News, reference|0 Comments

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has introduced a new product to meet the increasing demands of scholarly research. The collection includes five multidiscipline databases, each […]

The Origins of Labor Day

By |September 5th, 2016|Featured, reference|0 Comments

Every year in the United States, summer is unofficially kicked off with Memorial Day. The pools open, the BBQ grills are fired up and […]

Grey Areas in Plagiarism

Throughout college, I would get anxious when I submitted papers to a professor who used plagiarism software. I always cited my sources, following the […]

New Ways to Collaborate

Kristen Ratan and Adam Hyde have launched the Collaborative Knowledge Foundation (CKF), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to evolve how scholarship is created, produced and reported. This […]

Monographs in the Digital World

By |July 25th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

A daughter’s interest in monographs spurred her mother to learn more than she ever thought she needed to about this declining literary form. This interesting […]

Dealing in the Dark

By |July 21st, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

We have all heard about the darknet, the Web content that exists on overlay networks which use the public Internet but which require specific […]