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Safety on the Internet

By |October 28th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Safety on the Internet

Security while traveling on the information super highway is always a concern. However, for young people, there is a less anxious attitude towards online […]

Artificial Intelligence in the Social Media Realm

By |July 22nd, 2015|News, semantic|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence in the Social Media Realm

Twitter is making artificial intelligence efforts a priority. They are seeking experts to fill out a new team called ‘Cortex.’  Business Insider brought this […]

Friends of Friends

By |July 10th, 2015|News, semantic|Comments Off on Friends of Friends

Most online social and dating networks match users with each other based on common keywords and assumed shared interests based on their activity. However, […]

Show Me the Money

By |March 30th, 2015|News, Technology, Term lists|Comments Off on Show Me the Money

By 2025, the Winklevoss twins, more known for their legal battles with former classmate Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook, predicts a “cashless society” will dominate with the virtual currency bitcoin.

The Impact on Our Lives

By |March 26th, 2015|News|Comments Off on The Impact on Our Lives

Social media impacts communication, marketing, and news – to name just a few of the obvious ones. A recent survey report issued by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project indicates that the internet and social media are integral to the arts in America.

Hands-on Learning

By |February 19th, 2015|Access Insights, News|Comments Off on Hands-on Learning

The Data Harmony Users Group Meeting continued today with a presentation by Paul G. Kotula of the Materials Characterization department at Sandia National Laboratories. In the presentation, "Six Months of Work in the Lab will Save You Half a Day in the Library or 30 Minutes Online", Kotula shared his experience as both a consumer and a producer of peer-reviewed, published scientific literature.

Free Webinar for SLA Members

By |February 13th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Free Webinar for SLA Members

A unique learning opportunity is available through the Special Libraries Association (SLA). Offered free to SLA members is the webinar "Social Media in the Library: Discovering Best Practice" sponsored by scholarly and academic publisher, Taylor & Francis Group.