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The Love of Words

By |September 20th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on The Love of Words

If the word for a book-lover is a bibliophile, what is the word for word-lover? Epeolatry means the worship of words, and that is […]

Supervisory Librarian Needed at the National Institute of Health

By |July 10th, 2018|News, ontology, search, semantic, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Supervisory Librarian Needed at the National Institute of Health

To be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, library science, semantic technology, ontology, etc., we are sharing career opportunities that we find with […]

Capturing Ancient Medical Knowledge with Taxonomies

By |May 30th, 2018|News, reference, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Capturing Ancient Medical Knowledge with Taxonomies

A collaboration between a Chinese university and Elsevier is undertaking the momentous task of cataloguing traditional Chinese medical knowledge as global clinical practice increasingly […]

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 […]

Digital Preservation for Scholarly Publishing

By |April 30th, 2018|indexing, News|Comments Off on Digital Preservation for Scholarly Publishing

Scientific print-publishing has never been a speedy process. It has long been a slow and cumbersome one. However, one associate editor at one of the very […]

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 […]