Government

Standing Up in Support of Libraries

By |June 22nd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Standing Up in Support of Libraries

One of the largest providers of educational materials and technology solutions recently announced it is intensifying its support of K-12 school libraries and librarians […]

Father’s Day: History in the Making

By |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 […]

The Beginning of the Internet of Things

By |June 16th, 2017|News, semantic|Comments Off on The Beginning of the Internet of Things

Ten years ago the term, let alone the concept of smart cities did not even exist. But over the past decade it has grown into the […]

The Toughest Battle

By |June 14th, 2017|indexing, News, search|Comments Off on The Toughest Battle

Records management can be challenging for anyone, but just imagine what the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) faces on a daily basis. This information […]

Finding Data in the Air

By |June 9th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Finding Data in the Air

The idea of drones delivering packages, groceries, or even pizza seems too far out there for the average consumer; something you see on the news […]

Political Taxonomy Challenge

By |May 31st, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Political Taxonomy Challenge

It is not a secret that I like finding odd and unique taxonomies. I like the reminder that taxonomies exist in all parts of […]

Social Data

By |May 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Social Data

Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau is critical for social scientists and economists. However, it is not known for its ease of use. […]

No Taxation Without Taxonomy

By |May 8th, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on No Taxation Without Taxonomy

It isn’t every day that the word “taxonomy” is used in a protest. However, thousands of scientists worldwide took to the streets to rail against […]

Libraries Are Under Attack

By |May 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Libraries Are Under Attack

The President’s proposed zero funding for libraries in his FY2018 budget has many stepping up and out in support of libraries for not just children, […]