A CILIP Special Interest Group which encourages debate and the exchange of knowledge in all aspects of Information Literacy.
The Information Literacy Group aims to:
- To provide a forum for discussion - To disseminate information about local, national and international initiatives - To encourage the publication of articles, both nationally and internationally, which share new ideas, initiatives and experience - To encourage collaboration and support across all sectors of the profession - To highlight and promote good practice
Explanation of the peer review journal process by Professor Brian Cox and Dr. Philip Campbell (Editor in Chief of Nature) from the programme Science Britannica 2/3. Method and Madness: Professor Brian Cox.
There's been lots of discussion in blogs and on Twitter about Getty's offer to make images available supposedly for 'free'. The only problem is that they're not free, as Karen Blakeman points out in her blog post on the subject. While on the surface of it, it seems to be a lovely kind gesture, I would caution anyone who is thinking of using the service to consider it very carefully. On their website Getty says "Getty Images is leading the way in creating a more visual world. Our new embed feature makes it easy, legal, and free for anybody to...