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Information Without Borders Conference 2013

Information Without Borders Conference 2013 | Information Science | Scoop.it
Registration is now open for the Information Without Borders Conference – February 7th, 2013 The Information Without Borders Conference is a student-led initiative by the School of Informatio...
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3 Signs of Content Flops & 6 Ways To Fix Boring Content

3 Signs of Content Flops & 6 Ways To Fix Boring Content | Information Science | Scoop.it
You're rapidly losing followers, your engagement rate is down, and you panic. Don't. Here are 6 ways to fix boring content by finding your own purple cow.
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SLJ Reviews Reorganized into Librarian-Friendly Sections

SLJ Reviews Reorganized into Librarian-Friendly Sections | Information Science | Scoop.it
After conducting surveys and focus groups with subscribers and reviewers, SLJ's reviews editors have instituted some subtle but key changes, all with the goal of making collection development decisions easier and more efficient for our readers.
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The public side of public libraries | The Bookseller

The public side of public libraries | The Bookseller | Information Science | Scoop.it
Public libraries are a
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I'd probably have to say that in Greece we've seen an increase in the use of libraries the past 5 years (at least that's what the stats of my library say)

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Designing Libraries - Wakefield's dementia-friendly library

Designing Libraries - Wakefield's dementia-friendly library | Information Science | Scoop.it
FG Library has completed the refurbishment of Sandal Library in Wakefield, West Yorks, believed to be the first fully dementia-friendly library in the UK.
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The world of unusual libraries, 24/03/2015, Today - BBC Radio 4

The world of unusual libraries, 24/03/2015, Today - BBC Radio 4 | Information Science | Scoop.it
Sara Wingate Gray is founder of the Itinerant Poetry Library.
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Call for expression of interest to join the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI)

Call for expression of interest to join the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI) | Information Science | Scoop.it
The European Commission is launching a call for expression of interest to join the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI). Any entity recognized by law and having a distinct legal personal
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Multilingual Digital Single Market - Riga Summit 2015

Multilingual Digital Single Market - Riga Summit 2015 | Information Science | Scoop.it
The Riga summit will bring together the European language technology community in an attempt to tackle the practical challenges of the multilingual Digital Single Market. The objectives are to identif
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7 Web Design Trends You'll See in 2015

7 Web Design Trends You'll See in 2015 | Information Science | Scoop.it
Whether you're a web designer by trade or you've been forced into the job as part of a startup that's strapped for resources, you find yourself having to stay in touch with trends in the industry....
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Συνεργασία Twitter και Foursquare

Συνεργασία Twitter και Foursquare | Information Science | Scoop.it
Ένας ενδιαφέρων συνδυασμός υπηρεσιών, προσθέτει ακόμα πιο ακριβή γεωγραφικά δεδομένα στα Tweets
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To Automate or Not to Automate the Rights Business? - Publishing Perspectives

To Automate or Not to Automate the Rights Business? - Publishing Perspectives | Information Science | Scoop.it
At a Publishers Weekly event in NYC, rights directors and agents discussed how automation and standards would improve the book rights business.
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tovima.gr - Διαδίκτυο όπως νερό;

tovima.gr - Διαδίκτυο όπως νερό; | Information Science | Scoop.it
Αν ο κόσμος πορευόταν στη ρότα τής «προ 9/11» πορείας ανάπτυξης - αν δεν μονοπωλούσαν τις ειδήσεις οι πολεμικές συρράξεις και οι οικονομικές κρίσεις ...
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Taylor Swift Reportedly Bought A Porn Site Domain So You Couldn't

Taylor Swift Reportedly Bought A Porn Site Domain So You Couldn't | Information Science | Scoop.it
We know the dot-coms and the dot-nets of the World Wide Web, but starting on June 1, anyone will be able to purchase domains ending in .sucks, .adult and even .porn, to name just some of the 547 options.

But not everyone, like Taylor Swift, for in...
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Διαδικτυακή πρόσβαση σε 1.5 εκατομμύριο αρχαιότητες

Διαδικτυακή πρόσβαση σε 1.5 εκατομμύριο αρχαιότητες | Information Science | Scoop.it

Την δυνατότητα να αποκτήσουν άμεση πρόσβαση σε πάνω από ενάμιση εκατομμύριο καταχωρήσεις των ανασκαφών στον Κεραμεικό και στην Αρχαία Αγορά των Αθηνών, παρέχει στους ερευνητές η εφαρμογή iDig, που ανέπτυξε η Αμερικανική Σχολή Κλασικών Σπουδών στην Αθήνα.


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“Libraries work because we do.”

“Libraries work because we do.” | Information Science | Scoop.it
National Library Workers Day (NLWD, #nlwd15) is fast approaching! Tuesday, April 14, 2015 is a day for library staff, users, administrators and Friends groups to recognize the valuable contributions made by all library workers.





Libraries work because we do. You and your ...
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McMaster students will stock libraries with bikes for kids to borrow

McMaster students will stock libraries with bikes for kids to borrow | Information Science | Scoop.it
A group of McMaster students hopes to spark interest for kids to borrow bikes from libraries, an effort it sees as a complement to the city's new SoBi Hamilton bike share.
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Bike and library advocacy all in one? Cool!

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Home - Librarians: Fail Fast and Prosper - Guides at Massachusetts Library System, Inc.

Home - Librarians: Fail Fast and Prosper - Guides at Massachusetts Library System, Inc. | Information Science | Scoop.it
Join us for our 2015 annual spring conference!
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Consultation on the ex-post evaluation of the 7th Framework Programme - European Commission

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Call for papers for eChallenges 2015

Call for papers for eChallenges 2015 | Information Science | Scoop.it
The goals of eChallenges e-2015 are to promote ICT Entrepreneurship and Innovation, facilitate Information Society and Applied ICT related knowledge sharing between government, industry and research s
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Launch of study on digital skills in the workplace

Launch of study on digital skills in the workplace | Information Science | Scoop.it
Digital skills are increasingly needed throughout the workforce, as a complement to existing jobs and for the new jobs that are being created. Indeed, it has been suggested that soon 90% of jobs will
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Συνεργασία Facebook με ειδησεογραφικούς οργανισμούς

Θα διαθέτουν περιεχόμενο αποκλειστικά στο κοιν. δίκτυο. New York Times και BuzzFeed οι πρώτοι ενδιαφερόμενοι.
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Digital Citizenship First: White House Endorses 'HTTPS-everything'

Digital Citizenship First: White House Endorses 'HTTPS-everything' | Information Science | Scoop.it
This is a positive move that deserve to be supported at any level: better privacy protection and strong security are mandatory steps toward a digital society shaped around people's needs and easily-accessible public services....
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Αποκαλύψεις κατά των μονοπωλιακών πρακτικών της Google

Απέκρυπτε πρϊόντα και υπηρεσίες ανταγωνιστικών εταιρειών από τα αποτελέσματα αναζήτησης
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Here is how we will improve digital skills and create more jobs in Europe - Blog post by Lucilla Sioli

Here is how we will improve digital skills and create more jobs in Europe - Blog post by Lucilla Sioli | Information Science | Scoop.it
Two years ago we launched the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs to address the digital skills deficit and create more jobs in Europe. Today we need to build on our experiences and step up our efforts.
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