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The Systems Integration & Data Services Librarian enables success among the nine partner university libraries in the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) by providing innovative, proactive and responsive ...
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OSU Libraries Offer Open Access Etextbooks to Students

OSU Libraries Offer Open Access Etextbooks to Students | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
Oregon State University (OSU) is helping faculty produce their own open access textbooks for courses. The university press, an arm of the OSU libraries, is starting work on a series of open source e-textbooks that officials hope will ease the rising textbook costs that are a consistent cause of student complaints. To make the etextbook program work, the library and press are partnering with OSU’s Ecampus program, which administers distance and online learning programs for the college.

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"OSU library director Faye Chadwell, whose background is in collections management, said the collaboration gives libraries a new way to help students with the cost of textbooks, and one that is meaningful compared to offering books on reserve, a “drop in the bucket” solution that she said doesn’t scale effectively to meet demand. “I’m used to student groups coming in and asking if we can help with the cost of books,” Chadwell told Library Journal. “Now that we’re in a position where libraries have begun to look at the possibility of publishing services, and especially when you have a press present in the library, we can do more.”

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FIRST Act introduced with language severely undermining US public access policies | SPARC

FIRST Act introduced with language severely undermining US public access policies | SPARC | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
An international alliance of nearly 800 libraries, @SPARC_NA, announced its opposition to Section 303 of #FIRSTAct. http://t.co/aL3uhLLHRV
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New Article: “Digital Preservation File Format Policies of ARL Member Libraries: An Analysis” - Library - NewsLocker

New Article: “Digital Preservation File Format Policies of ARL Member Libraries: An Analysis” - Library - NewsLocker | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
The following article appears in the latest issue of D-Lib Magazine (March/April 2014).
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University of Notre Dame acquires Léon Krier Library and Archives ...

University of Notre Dame acquires Léon Krier Library and Archives ... | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
Léon Krier. The University of Notre Dame announces the acquisition of the Léon Krier Library and Archives. This monumental acquisition will become part of the University's permanent research collection and serve as the ...
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Research Libraries’ New Role in Research Data Management, Current Trends and Visions in Denmark | Kruse | LIBER Quarterly

Research Libraries’ New Role in Research Data Management, Current Trends and Visions in Denmark | Kruse | LIBER Quarterly | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
Research Libraries’ New Role in Research Data Management, Current Trends and Visions in Denmark

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Web Services Librarian at Ohio University Libraries - Digital ...

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Reporting to the Head of Web Services, the Web Services Librarian performs ongoing analysis of the Libraries' web presence to support continuous improvement of the user experience; participates in the development, ...
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Assistant Director – Library and Information Commons, Essex ...

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Essex County College is currently seeking a qualified individual to serve as Assistant Director of the Library and Information Commons. The Assistant Director is responsible for overseeing the operations and related activities ...
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100 Extensive University Libraries from Around the World that Anyone Can Access

100 Extensive University Libraries from Around the World that Anyone Can Access | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
Universities house an enormous amount of information and their libraries are often the center of it all. You don't have to be affiliated with any university to take advantage of some of what they h...

 

"From digital archives, to religious studies, to national libraries, these university libraries from around the world have plenty of information for you. There are many resources for designers as well. Although this is mainly a blog that caters to designers and artists I have decided to include many other libraries for all to enjoy.

 

- Digital libraries

- International Digital libraries

- Books & texts

- Medical libraries

- Legal libraries

- National Libraries of Europe

- World Religion libraries

- Specialized Collections

- Academic Research

- American Universities

- International Universities

 


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Very useful list...

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MIT Libraries News » Blog Archive » Exploring tools for digital archives

Curious about how the MIT Libraries are working to archive and preserve the digital record and primary sources for the Institute? Check out Digital Archivist Kari Smith's recent blog post, which explains the current process and ...
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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT. Information Literacy Instructional Designer. Purdue University Libraries seeks a highly motivated, outgoing, and innovative Information LiteracyInstructional Designer (ILID) to work with ...
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Embedding Guides Where Students Learn: Do Design Choices and Librarian Behavior Make a Difference?

Embedding Guides Where Students Learn: Do Design Choices and Librarian Behavior Make a Difference? | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it

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Artículo en la Journal of Academic Librarianship!! 2013. Nov. Interesante para los que andamos viendo lo de las guías temáticas.

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Continuing education opportunity for academic and research librarians

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Each year 21 librarians will receive instruction in research design and a full year of support to complete a research project at their home institutions. The summer Institute for Research Design in Librarianship (IRDL) is ...
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Job: Librarian, Digital Initiatives & Scholarship at Swarthmore ...

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The Librarian for Digital Initiatives and Scholarship will establish and grow a dynamic program to support new models of scholarship. S/he will foster the successful adoption and application of digital approaches to teaching, ...
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Benefits of librarians teaching credit-classes within academic departments

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Catching up: This has been the longest span between posts for this blog so far. I could blame that on a busy teaching and consulting schedule throughout February, but I’ve posted before in the hear...

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Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce Call for Applications—Deadline April 28 | Association of Research Libraries® | ARL®

Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce Call for Applications—Deadline April 28 | Association of Research Libraries® | ARL® | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
ARL is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups...
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D4.3—Quality and trustworthiness as economic determinants in digital curation - 4C Project

Another new deliverable published! Read 'Quality & Trustworthiness as Economic Determinants in Digital Curation' now: http://t.co/5rdLaIJUp1
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French Revolution Digital Archive – Web Site Launched | Stanford University Libraries

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French Revolution Digital Archive – Web Site Launched | Stanford University Libraries http://t.co/zy1ezQ4P6X

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Ohio University Libraries: 200 Years of Shared Discovery

Created to commemorate its 200th anniversary, Ohio University Libraries traces its history from a simple collection of books in the Academy to today's Alden ...
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Ancient Egyptian papyri discovered at Luther College - Decorah Journal

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Decorah Journal Ancient Egyptian papyri discovered at Luther College Decorah Journal In January, nine papyri documents almost 2,000 years old were discovered by a student in the Luther College library archives, where they had remained hidden in a...
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Head of Preservation Department, Stanford University Libraries job - Stanford University - Stanford, CA

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February 21, 2014 - Head of Preservation Department, Stanford University Libraries - Stanford University Libraries(SUL) collects a wide range of materials in support of world-class teaching and research.
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Public Services Librarian - HigherEdJobs

Public Services Librarian University of North Carolina Asheville Reporting to the University Librarian and serving on the University Librarian's management team, directs the public service units (research and access services) ...
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Digital Library Center Launches at Notre Dame - Inside Indiana Business (press release)

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Digital Library Center Launches at Notre Dame
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The University of Notre Dame has announced what it is calling a "transformational leap" for its Hesburgh Library.
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In the Library with the Lead Pipe » Giving Games the Old College Try

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New Study Looks at Usage Patterns of Academic Journal Articles (AAP/PSP Funded Research) | LJ INFOdocket

New Study Looks at Usage Patterns of Academic Journal Articles (AAP/PSP Funded Research) | LJ INFOdocket | Academic and Research Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @LibraryJournal: New Study Looks at Usage Patterns of Academic #Journal Articles (AAP/PSP Funded Research) http://t.co/aGfu4Ih2iA #libra…

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University Libraries and Digital Learning Environments - PDF Free Download - Fox eBook

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University Libraries and Digital Learning Environments PDF Free Download, Reviews, Read Online, ISBN: 0754679578, By Jill Beard, Matt Holland, Penny Dale

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Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1 Here Today and Here Tomorrow
Chapter 2 It’s All About Social Media, Stupid!
Chapter 3 Information Literacy in the Digital Environment
Chapter 4 Professional Education for a Digital World
Chapter 5 The Library Chameleon: Physical Space
Chapter 6 Virtual Advice Services
Chapter 7 The Reading E-volution
Chapter 8 Institutional Repositories – Now and Next
Chapter 9 Making the Repository Count: Lessons from Successful Implementation
Chapter 10 Building Useful Virtual Research Environments: The Need for User-led Design
Chapter 11 The HE in FE Digital Dilemma
Chapter 12 Online Support Offered to International Students by UK University Libraries – What are we doing, and why are we doing it?
Chapter 13 Library Performance Measurement in the Digital Age
Chapter 14 Library Resources: Procurement, Innovation and Exploitation in a Digital World
Chapter 15 Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning
Chapter 16 Librarians as Midwives of Change in Scholarly Communication