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 […]

Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

By |December 12th, 2017|News, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

To be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, information sciences, ontology, etc., we are sharing career opportunities that we find with our […]

Learning New Ways to Learn

By |December 8th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Learning New Ways to Learn

Digital humanities sounds like an oxymoron at first glance, but the term has been floating around for over a decade and still a precise definition […]

Proofreading Fun

By |December 7th, 2017|News, reference, Standards, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Proofreading Fun

To some the title of this article may seem like an oxymoron, but for others proofreading is an obsession. This unique but interesting play […]

Words Reveal Much

By |November 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Reveal Much

Words matter. They reveal who you are and reflect your character. Every child has heard the rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break my bones
But […]

Educational Applications Developed

By |November 23rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Educational Applications Developed

The Library of Congress recently announced the release of educational applications related to Congress and civic participation for use in K-12 classrooms. This news […]

Preserving History and Memory

By |November 21st, 2017|indexing, News, reference, storage|Comments Off on Preserving History and Memory

From file cabinets to digital records, the U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Publications & Records Management Center of Excellence (P&RCOE) is working hard to go […]

Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

By |November 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

A group of not-for-profit scientific membership societies have announced the launch of the Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA). This is an initiative focused on […]