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Dual Conferences in Portugal Come September

By |July 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Dual Conferences in Portugal Come September

The 22nd International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL) is scheduled for September 10-13, 2018 at the University of Porto, in […]

Happy Father’s Day

By |June 18th, 2018|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Happy Father’s Day

We celebrated Father’s Day yesterday, so it felt appropriate to share an article written several years ago for this blog about the “father of […]

Peer Review in Practice

By |May 29th, 2018|indexing, News, reference|Comments Off on Peer Review in Practice

Establishing transparency for each author’s role in a research study is one of the recommendations that recently appeared in a report in the Proceedings of the National […]

The Same Paper vs. Digital Debate

By |May 22nd, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on The Same Paper vs. Digital Debate

The Pew Research Center conducted a recent poll on the reading habits of Americans and their preferred vehicles. The results might surprise you. The […]

Shining the Light on Libraries

By |April 26th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Libraries

Libraries and arts tend to not fair well when it comes to politicians and budgets. It is sad fact. However the library community can […]

LIFE Imagines Indexed

By |April 19th, 2018|Autoindexing, indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on LIFE Imagines Indexed

LIFE magazine is using machine learning to organize over 4 million images from the LIFE magazine archives into an interactive encyclopedia. LIFE magazine was […]

Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

By |April 17th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

Bookstores’ footprints, business concepts and strategies have morphed over the past few decades in very drastic ways. Founder Jeff Bezos first launched Amazon as […]

Shining the Light on Peer Review

By |April 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Peer Review

Peer review is a vital step in scientific publishing. Unfortunately it is often not formally taught. This interesting news came to us from EurekAlert! in […]