Libraries of Interest

By |February 6th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Libraries of Interest

Libraries are nirvana to the bibliophiles among us. They also tickle that OCD gene with all the books lined up and organized in a particular […]

Indexing Folklore

By |January 30th, 2018|indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on Indexing Folklore

Many of us have the “word of day” type emails that arrive in our in-box every morning. For readers and writers (and just plain […]

2018 Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) Keynote Announced

The 13th annual Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) meeting is just around the corner. The keynote speaker for Wednesday, February 7th is Martin Klein, Scientist in […]

Open Access to Research

By |January 25th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access to Research

Academic publishers should take note of a recent report from Springer Nature that shows there is a tangible benefit to publishing academic books using immediate […]

NFAIS & NHA Annual Meeting and Humanities Advocacy Day

By |January 10th, 2018|Business strategy, News, reference|Comments Off on NFAIS & NHA Annual Meeting and Humanities Advocacy Day

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) 2018 Humanities Roundtable is scheduled for Sunday, March 11, 2018 in Washington D.C. The theme this […]

Science Journal Increases Access

By |January 4th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Science Journal Increases Access

A new authoritative journal has joined the family of open access titles. Launched in 1884 and 1912, respectively, University of Hamburg’s journal Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen […]

Words Are Important

By |December 22nd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Are Important

For more than a decade, Merriam-Webster has been issuing annual lists with the top ten words of that year. For 2017 the word is […]